Today's Local Sports

IMS and Sigourney Gear Up for District Final

Posted: Saturday, July 15th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Two area teams in Iowa Mennonite School (13-9) and Sigourney (15-7) will duke it out on the baseball diamond tonight in Keota with a class 1A district title on the line and one step closer to the ultimate goal of a state appearance.

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Demons Blast Raiders, Moves to District Final

Posted: Saturday, July 15th, 2017 at 7:00 am

A streaky offense combined with a dominating Collin Zear on the mound allowed the Washington baseball team to kick off their postseason run in grand fashion defeating Williamsburg 8-2 on Friday night.

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Pekin Puts a Hault to Huskies Season

Posted: Saturday, July 15th, 2017 at 7:00 am

After jumping on the Huskies early, Pekin put an end to the Highland baseball team’s season by winning 7-2 in the class 1A district semifinal game on Thursday.

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Golden Hawks Meet Regals For District Title

Posted: Saturday, July 15th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team takes the diamond Saturday for the class 2A district 10 championship game against the No. 9 ranked Iowa City Regina Regals.

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Wildcats Hang On to Down Lions

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lions baseball team forced a late rally to give Durant all they could handle but the Wildcats hung on for the 6-5 win in the district semifinals.

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Savages Find Enough To Hold Off HLV

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney baseball team built a big lead Thursday night in their class 1A district semifinal against the HLV Warriors and then hung on late for a 9-7 win.

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Washington Prepares for Postseason Run

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Demon (17-15) baseball team will kick off their postseason run tonight when they host Williamsburg (8-28) in the first round of the class 3A districts.

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Iowa Mennonite Makes Thirteen a Lucky Number in District Semifinal Win

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Thirteen is a number that most people shy away from because of it’s supposed unlucky history.

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Bush and Golden Hawk Bats Blaze Trail to District Title Game

Posted: Thursday, July 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Good things come to those who wait.

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Keota Ends Season Against BGM

Posted: Thursday, July 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Keota baseball team saw their season come to a close on Tuesday night when they fell to BGM 18-0 in the first round of the class 1A districts.

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Swinton Throws No-Hitter, Lions Advance

Posted: Thursday, July 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

It was Ross Swinton night on Tuesday as he threw a no-hitter for his Lone Tree baseball team that paved the way to a first round postseason win over Midland 4-0.

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WMU Falls in District Quarterfinals

Posted: Thursday, July 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union baseball team’s postseason play came to a close on Tuesday when they fell to Burlington Notre Dame 10-3 in the first round of the class 1A districts.

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Iowa Mennonite Faces Bears in Round Two Thursday

Posted: Thursday, July 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team is back on the diamond for district action tonight when they travel to Keota to take on the BGM Bears.

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Kelsey Hora Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, July 13th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Highland Throws No Hitter, Advance to District Semis

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland baseball team had a solid start to the postseason as they cruised to a 10-0 win over Danville highlighted by a combined no-hitter in the first round of the district playoffs.

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Golden Hawks Hold Lead During Delay

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team is a little more than halfway to a district championship game appearance as they wait during the day Wednesday to resume a weather postponed second round playoff game in Iowa City.

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IMS Makes Quick Work of Tri-County

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team started their postseason run with a bang by dismantling Tri-County 14-0 in the first round of districts on Tuesday in Keota.

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Schauf Strikes Late to Lead Savages

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney baseball team scored twice in their final at bat to keep the 2017 season alive with a 7-6 first round district win over Iowa Valley Tuesday.

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Late Game Magic Sends Sigourney to State

Posted: Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 at 7:01 am

State bound. That is where the Sigourney (22-11) softball team is headed to next week after they knocked off No. 3 Martensdale-St. Marys (32-4) on Monday night, 3-2 to punch their ticket to the class 1A state softball tournament.

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Eagles Take Flight in Postseason

Posted: Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Keota Eagle baseball team opens the district tournament tonight at home when they welcome the BGM Bears.

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