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Fiordelise Finishes Career With Flames

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2018 at 7:00 am

(Photo by Kevin Manguiob, Courtesy of Liberty University)

Former Mid-Prairie football standout Ben Fiordelise has wrapped up his collegiate career with Liberty University.

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Warriors Kick Off Season at Van Buren

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2018 at 7:00 am

After a long three-season wait, the WACO girls’ basketball team will be back at it again on Tuesday night when they travel to take on Van Buren in their season opener.

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Lions Host Bears to Open Season

Posted: Saturday, November 17th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree girls’ basketball team will open up their season on Monday night, taking on Superconference foe Danville.

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Seven Golden Hawks Selected For Academic All-District

Posted: Saturday, November 17th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team worked hard on the field and in the classroom in 2018.

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Huskies Down Eagles on Epic Comeback

Posted: Saturday, November 17th, 2018 at 6:54 am

The Highland and Keota girls’ basketball teams faced off in a KCII-area match-up to open up their seasons last night, with Highland taking the win 57-47.

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JET PT Basketball Athlete of the Week 11-16-18

Posted: Friday, November 16th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

This week’s JET Physical Therapy Basketball Athlete of the Week is Myah Lugar of Mid-Prairie High School

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Iowa Mennonite Starts Season With Top Ten Test

Posted: Friday, November 16th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The winter sports season officially tips off tonight when the Iowa Mennonite School girls basketball team hosts Lynnville-Sully in a non-conference contest.

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Mid-Prairie Football: By the Numbers

Posted: Friday, November 16th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team finished their second straight campaign of 3-6 in 2018.

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WACO Student-Athletes Honored for Academics

Posted: Friday, November 16th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The WACO volleyball, cross country, and football cheerleading teams all a total of 22 students named to the Southeast Iowa Superconference’s academic all-conference list.

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WMU Runners, Cheerleaders Receive Academic Honors

Posted: Friday, November 16th, 2018 at 7:00 am

With the fall sports season officially at a close around the Southeast Iowa Superconference, the academic all-conference lists have been revealed for volleyball, cross country, and cheerleading.  Winfield-Mt. Union’s cross country and cheerleading teams had 17 student-athletes named.

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Iowa Mennonite School Volleyball: By the Numbers

Posted: Thursday, November 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team enjoyed another winning season in 2018.

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Eight Wildcat Volleyballers Honored for Academics

Posted: Thursday, November 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Columbus volleyball team had eight players named to the Southeast Iowa Superconference’s academic all-conference team.

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Mid-Prairie Cross Country: By the Numbers

Posted: Thursday, November 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk cross country team continued to reach unprecedented heights in 2018.

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A Season In Review: Sigourney-Keota Football

Posted: Thursday, November 15th, 2018 at 7:00 am

In a season riddled with adversity, the Sigourney-Keota Cobras still managed to come out with a winning season. From losing a few guys in a single game to seeing their star running back go down for the season in week three, the Cobras were no strangers to injury.  As devastating as they were, those injuries were a blessing in disguise for some of the guys waiting in the wings.

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11 WMU Volleyball Players Named Academic All-Conference

Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 7:31 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union volleyball team capped off a successful season with a trip to the district semifinals.  But positives continued to rack up even after the season was done, with 11 Lady Wolves receiving recognition for academic success and being named to the SEISC’s academic all-conference list.

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Columbus XC Gets Five Named Academic All-Conference

Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 7:18 am

The Columbus cross country teams demonstrated success on and off the running path, from the race course to their course work.  As a result of their academic success, five Wildcats were given the honor of academic all-conference.

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Hawks Win Thriller in Hall of Pride Game

Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls basketball team hosted Clear Creek Amana Tuesday night at Tim Grady Gymnasium in their annual Hall of Pride game.

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Iowa Mennonite Recognized For Classroom and Court Work

Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team received recognition this week from the Southeast Iowa Superconference for their accomplishments this fall.

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A Season In Review: Washington Football

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 at 7:53 am

2018 was a rather… interesting year for Demon football.  Weird weather throughout, plenty of adversity, and a new head coach were all factors in making 2018 what it was.  When all was said and done, though, James Harris’s first season as head coach was a successful one.

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Cerezo, Colby Brought Down Competition

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 at 7:36 am

Columbus’s Jose Cerezo and Chance Colby were the two lone seniors on the Wildcat football team this season.  They served as the team’s starting running back and quarterback, respectively, but also played on defense.  They did well enough on offense, but the defensive side is where they thrived.

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