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Highland’s Drew West Finishes Third in Greco Nationals

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 7:01 am

A Highland wrestler finished among the best in the country in Greco Roman wrestling.

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Washington Softball Shows Academic Excellence

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 am

The work in the classroom has paid off for the Washington Demon softball team.

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West Brothers Advance in USA Wrestling Cadet and Junior Nationals Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 7:01 am

Two Highland Huskies wrestlers are putting their skills to the test against the country’s best this week.

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Pitching, Defense the Key to Lone Tree’s Baseball Success

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 7:01 am

The saying defense wins championships has been true during for the Lone Tree Lion baseball team’s postseason run.

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WACO Baseball Takes Winning Steps in 2015

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The head coach of the WACO Warrior baseball team (3-21 overall) saw growth in his team during its 2015 campaign.

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Winfield-Mt. Union All-Conference Performers

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:59 am

Winfield-Mt. Union (3-23 overall) had two softball representatives on this year’s Southeast Iowa Super Conference all-conference team.

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Lone Tree Baseball Outlasts Pekin to Advance to Substate Tournament

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The old adage it’s hard to beat a team three times in one season proved true Saturday night in Lone Tree.

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Demons’ Renoux Hits Stride in July

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Entering the final month of the baseball season, Washington junior Tanner Renoux had nine total hits on the season.

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Five Highland Softball Players Named First Team All-SEISC

Posted: Sunday, July 19th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Five members of this year’s Highland Huskies softball team (23-6 overall) were named first team all-conference athletes by the coaches of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference.

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Lone Tree Advances to District Title Game

Posted: Saturday, July 18th, 2015 at 7:30 am

It took a while, but the Lone tree baseball team advanced to the district championship game last night, with a 6-3 win over Highland.

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Demon Baseball Ends Season in Williamsburg

Posted: Saturday, July 18th, 2015 at 7:01 am

The postseason run for the Washington Demon baseball team (6-20 overall) came to an end last night.

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District Baseball Scoreboard

Posted: Saturday, July 18th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Area district baseball results include:

Class 1A District 9

Pekin drubs Keota, 13-5
- Pekin’s six runs in the top of the second gave the Panthers an early cushion.
- Pekin’s Ryan Swanson slammed two home runs and drove in three RBI’s in the victory.
- Keota’s season comes to a close at 9-17 overall
- Pekin improves to 18-7 and will face the Lone Tree Lions (17-9 overall) in the district championship game tonight.

Class 1A District 10

Notre Dame edges Winfield-Mount Union, 5-3
-Notre Dame advances to face the Van Buren Warriors in the district championship game tonight.
- W-MU’s season ends at 14-12 overall

Washington Baseball Begins Postseason Run in Williamsburg

Posted: Friday, July 17th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Postseason play begins tonight in Williamsburg for the Washington Demon baseball team (6-19 overall).

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W-MU Baseball Battling Notre Dame in District Semifinal

Posted: Friday, July 17th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Heavy rains Thursday morning forced the postponement of Winfield-Mount Union’s postseason baseball game last night.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, July 16th, 2015 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Highland senior softball player Courtnee Hahn as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Courtnee.

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Two IMS Girls Named To All-Conference Team

Posted: Thursday, July 16th, 2015 at 7:30 am

A pair of seniors from the Iowa Mennonite School softball team (1-17) have been named to the Southeast Iowa Super Conference all-conference team.

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Keota, Pekin Square off in District Semifinals

Posted: Thursday, July 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Keota Eagles’ (9-16 overall) 2015 baseball season continues tonight at home.

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Washington Softball Hand Out End of the Year Awards

Posted: Thursday, July 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Demon softball players (from left to right) Megan Mitchell, Morgan Brinning, and Kolbi Breard show off their All-Conference honors during the team’s end of the year banquet on Wednesday. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

The Washington Demon softball team (7-27 overall) came together one final time Wednesday evening to celebrate the 2015 season.

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Highland, Lone Tree Baseball Competing for District Final Spot

Posted: Thursday, July 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Two Southeast Iowa Super Conference rivals will battle for a spot in the district championship game tonight.

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IMS Baseball Season Ends In A Heartbreaker

Posted: Wednesday, July 15th, 2015 at 7:20 am

The IMS baseball (7-16) season came to a sudden end last night in first round of district play at Lone Tree, when they fell to Highland (17-8) by a final score of 8-7.

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