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Tharp Discusses Shrinking the IHSAA Football Playoff System

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A new season of high school football in Iowa has brought with it a notable change to its postseason format.

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WACO Football Drops Season Opener Versus HLV

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Iowa’s first high school football game of the season took place Thursday night in Victor.

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Lone Tree Football Hosts Central City in Inaugural 8-Man Game

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:01 am

For the first time in program history, the Lone Tree Lions will take the football field with three less guys in the huddle.

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Mid-Prairie Softball: By the Numbers

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Head coach Kara Suchow and the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball team ended the 2016 season with a 12-23 overall record.

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Mid-Prairie Hosts Gator Bowl and Meet the Players Night

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie athletic program is hosting their annual kickoff to the fall sports season with the Gator Bowl and Meet the Players night this evening at Mid-Prairie High School.

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Keota Volleyball Tournament Moved to North English After Fireworks Accident

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A fireworks accident this fourth of July has forced an annual season opening volleyball tournament to change venues.

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Kral and Rath Earn All-State Honors

Posted: Thursday, August 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Two members of the Mid-Prairie softball team recently received recognition from the Iowa Girls Coaches Association.

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Highland Cross Country Enters Season With A Full Girls Squad

Posted: Thursday, August 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Highland junior Zoe Mahler runs up the final hill during the Mike Jay Invitational Race at Cedar Crest Golf Course last year. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

For the first time in her coaching career, Highland cross country coach Angie Strobel has enough runners to field a full girls’ cross country team.

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WACO Football Opens Season Versus HLV

Posted: Thursday, August 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The newest season of high school football begins tonight for one KCII area team.

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Mid-Prairie Baseball: By the Numbers

Posted: Thursday, August 18th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Head Coach Andy Greiner and the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team finished the 2016 season with a 13-19 overall record.

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Tschantz Takes Over As Coach of Washington XC Team

Posted: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Washington junior Brooke Stout (No. 535) runs side-by-side with 2016 Demon graduate Emme Keith during last season’s Washington Invitational Cross Country meet at Washington’s Golf and Country Club. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

A new season of Washington Demon cross country began last week with a familiar face taking over as the team’s new head coach.

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Mid-Prairie Places Four on All-Conference

Posted: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Four Mid-Prairie softball players were recognized for their work on the diamond this summer with accolades from the River Valley Conference.

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Iowa Mennonite Cross Country Ready for 2016

Posted: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School cross country team is training in preparation for the 2016 season. Practice began on August 8th for IMS.

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Lone Tree Volleyball Recognizing Positive Behavior

Posted: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The good deeds performed on-and-off the court by this year’s Lone Tree Lions volleyball team are being displayed for others to see.

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Iowa Mennonite Volleyball Looks Ahead to 2016

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team is looking to continue their program’s forward movement in 2016.

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Golden Hawk Trio Named All-Conference

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Three Mid-Prairie baseball players were recognized by the River Valley Conference for their work on the diamond this summer.

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Sigourney Volleyball Adds WACO Tournament for Earlier Competition

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 7:00 am

For the last three seasons, the Sigourney Savages’ volleyball team hasn’t played their first regular season set until September.

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WACO Football Opens Season Thursday in Victor

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A new era of WACO Warrior football kicks off this week in Victor.

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Demon Linebacker Corp Among Best Depth on Team

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Washington junior Tanner Murphy (black No. 36) blows up a running play during Washington’s non-district football game versus the Solon Spartans. Photo courtesy of Susan Harshman/Washington Demon football.

Quality depth at several positions has caused an optimistic buzz around the Washington Demon football team this preseason.

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Highland Volleyball Brings Back Several Contributors

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Last season’s youth movement for the Highland Huskies’ volleyball team resulted in a 20-win campaign.

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