Today's Local Sports

Simmons Brings Championship Pedigree to Columbus Football

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A longtime member of the Columbus Junction community will get his first chance to be a head football coach this fall.

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Mid-Prairie Football Officially Kicks off Practice

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie football team opened practice Monday at Mid-Prairie High School.

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Demon Volleyball Begins First Season Under Coach Mahr

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington senior Olivia Postl prepares to serve during last year’s Southeast Conference match versus the Mount Pleasant Panthers. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Entering her first season as head coach of the Washington Demon volleyball team, Lexa Mahr says she’s pleased with the effort put forward by the athletes.

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Iowa Mennonite Softball: By The Numbers

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School softball team showed improvement during the course of the 2016 season, finishing with a 7-11 overall record, their best year since 2013.

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Best of Athlete of the Week Pt. 2

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

This week, KCII Sports took a look back at the best answers from our female Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week from the summer sports season. Listen to the best answers here.

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Lone Tree Starts Volleyball Practice Season with Glow in the Dark Tournament

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Coming off their winningest season in 16 years, the Lone Tree Lion volleyball team couldn’t wait to get started with regular season practice this week.

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Crawford Earns All-State Baseball Honors

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Despite missing nearly half the season due to injury, Sigourney graduate Peyton Crawford has been chosen as one of the best baseball players in Iowa.

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Iowa Mennonite PTO Puts Together Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School Parent Teacher Organization has revived the Joetown 5K event as a fundraiser.

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Golden Hawk Cross Country Opens Practice

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Trying to build on a successful 2015 season, the Mid-Prairie boys and girls cross country teams opened practice on Monday.

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Juniors Vying for Starting Wide Receiver Spots on Demon Football Team

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Washington’s Jaivonn Willis runs into the endzone for a touchdown during last year’s district football game versus the Mount Pleasant Panthers. Photo courtesy of Susan Harshman/Washington Demon Football.

The newest season of Washington Demon football will begin later this month with several juniors set to be featured at the wide receiver position.

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Highland’s Rath Earns All-State Honors

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A prestigious postseason honor has been achieved by one member of the Highland Huskies baseball team.

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Battle for Washington’s Starting Running Back Position Intensifies

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Washington senior Bryce Craff bounces outside on a carry during the Demons’ senior night game versus the Mount Pleasant Panthers last October. Photo courtesy of Susan Harshman/Washington Demon Football.

In the last two seasons under head coach Garrison Carter, the Washington running back corp has amassed over 2,800 yards and has scored nearly 40 touchdowns, helping the Demons win 15 games.

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Missouri Football Camp Helps WACO Adjust to First 8-Man Season

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at 7:00 am

In the past, WACO head football coach Chad Edeker has shied away from going to team camps when the Warriors were playing Class A 11-man football.

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Mid-Prairie to Host Fall Sports Kickoff

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie athletic department and boosters are hosting the Gator Bowl and Meet the Players night Friday, August 19th at Mid-Prairie High School.

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Golden Hawks Open Practice This Week

Posted: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie football team held their first official practice of the 2016 season Monday at Mid-Prairie High School.

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Lone Tree Football Prepares for First Season in 8-Man Football

Posted: Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A new era of high school football will kickoff next Friday for the Lone Tree Lions.

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Optimists Host Golf Camp

Posted: Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Kalona Optimist Club sponsored their youth golf camp at the Kalona Golf Course during the final week of July.

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Multiple Savage Softball Players Earn All-State Honors

Posted: Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 7:00 am

More postseason awards are being handed out to three members of the Sigourney Savages softball team (16-12 overall).

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Iowa Mennonite School Offers Free Sports Physicals

Posted: Sunday, August 7th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Free sports physicals are available at Iowa Mennonite School starting at 6p.m. Monday night.

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Carter Choosing to Play Volleyball Only for Marshalltown Community College

Posted: Sunday, August 7th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Sigourney alum Jordan Carter spent her freshman year at Marshalltown Community College juggling two sports and her coursework.

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