Today's Local Sports

W-MU Robison Aims to Tally More Double-Doubles

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Winfield-Mount Union’s Bryce Robison dunks the basketball during a preseason scrimmage at WACO. Photo courtesy of Brad Doerring/WMU boys’ basketball.

Since rec league began in fourth grade, Winfield-Mount Union senior Bryce Robison has enjoyed playing basketball.

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Mid-Prairie Back on the Mat for 2017

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team returns to action tonight when they travel to Tipton for a quadrangular.

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Washington Basketball Splits Doubleheader Versus Ft Madison

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 7:01 am

View from Fort Madison’s High School gymnasium. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

A road trip to Lee County last night rendered a doubleheader split for the Washington Demon basketball teams.

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McCain Stares Down History

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 7:00 am

132lb Champion Duncan McCain on the Podium at Mediapolis 2016 Photo Courtesy of Mid-Prairie Wrestling/Shannon McCain

At the midway point of his senior year, Mid-Prairie wrestling standout Duncan McCain is on the brink of history this week.

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WACO Wrestling Revisits Goals over Holiday Break

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Taking care of business on the mat and in the classroom is the focus of the WACO Warriors wrestling team (2-2).

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Iowa Mennonite School Splits With Panthers

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls basketball teams traveled to Pekin Tuesday night and split a doubleheader with the Panthers.

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Washington Basketball Travels to Fort Madison

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 at 7:01 am

The first Southeast Conference road trip of the new calendar year will take the Washington Demon basketball teams to Lee County tonight.

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Senior Guards Continue to Score for Columbus Girls’ Basketball

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

Two of the top three scorers in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference make up the starting backcourt of the Columbus Wildcats girls’ basketball team (5-4).

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Iowa Mennonite Travels to Pekin for Double Header

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls basketball team’s travel to Pekin Tuesday night for a Superconference doubleheader with the Panthers.

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Huskies Stay Perfect in New Year

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland boys basketball team traveled to Wellman Monday night for non-conference action against the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks.

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McCain and Peterschmidt Ranked in 2A

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestlers Duncan McCain and Visouth Peterschmidt find themselves in the top 10 in the state in class 2A in the latest rankings from thepredicament.com.

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Eventful Week Ahead for Lone Tree Boys’ Basketball

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The first week of 2017 will keep the No. 5 Lone Tree Lion boys’ basketball team (5-1) busy.

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Golden Hawks and Huskies Square Off in Area Battle

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk and Highland Huskies boys basketball teams will battle tonight at Tim Grady Gymnasium in non-conference action.

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Stark Optimistic on Washington Boys’ Basketball Defensive Improvement

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

A change in defensive philosophy played a role in the Washington Demon basketball team winning one of their first five games before winter break.

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Gingerich in First Season at Goshen

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School graduate Eli Gingerich is participating in his first season as a member of the Goshen College Maple Leaf basketball team.

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Improvements to the Washington Soccer Field are Underway

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The transformation of Washington’s outdoor sports fields will continue in the new year.

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Dillon, Vittetoe Represent Washington on Academic All-State Football Team

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at 7:01 am

Washington’s Aaron Vittetoe (No. 60) runs towards the endzone for his first career varsity touchdown versus the Fort Madison Bloodhounds. Photo courtesy of Susan Harshman/Washington Demon Football.

A pair of Washington senior football players are being praised for their high marks in the classroom.

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Sigourney’s Reeves, Boender Ranked in Multiple Wrestling Publications

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Statewide recognition has been given to a pair of upperclassmen on the Sigourney-Keota wrestling team ahead of the new year.

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Yutzy Leads Iowa Mennonite and Superconference

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of Iowa Mennonite School

Iowa Mennonite School senior Nick Yutzy is making an impact with his floor game for the IMS boys basketball team.

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Peterschmidt Hits Milestone

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie’s Visouth Peterschmidt recently recorded his 100th career varsity win in a Golden Hawk uniform.

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