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Demon Girls’ Golf Advances to State Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

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The postseason run for the Washington Demon girls’ golf team will continue into next week.

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Huskies Edge Demons on Diamond

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The opening night of the high school softball season pitted two Washington County schools against one another.

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Hostetler Headlines Weekend for Area Schools at State

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at 7:01 am

Saturday was the final day of the 2016 State track meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moines.

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Mid-Prairie and Iowa Mennonite Hookup for First Round Battle

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie and Iowa Mennonite School will be on the pitch tonight on the campus of IMS for the first round of the class 1A soccer playoffs.

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Golden Hawk Girls Go For State

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls golf team is on the course at West Liberty tonight in their class 3A regional final.

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Washington Boys’ Soccer Opens Postseason Versus Fairfield

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington sophomore Thomas Zimmer (green shirt) crouches down as he attempts to grab the ball during a Southeast Conference match versus the Fairfield Trojans on April 14. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

A familiar foe awaits the Washington Demon boys’ soccer team (2-10 overall) in the opening round of the playoffs today.

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Demon Girls Golf Opens Postseason in Grinnell

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington girls’ golfers Sarah Nacos (left) and Deanna Peiffer (right) will open the postseason today at the Oakland Acres Golf Course in Grinnell. Photos by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

The postseason run for the Washington Demon girls’ golf team begins today.

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Golden Hawk Baseball Opens 2016 Monday Night

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team will open the season tonight at Paul N. Bailey Field in Wellman.

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McArtor Receives Accolades

Posted: Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Former Mid-Prairie standout Mallory McArtor has been recognized by the Iowa Conference for her play on the softball diamond this spring.

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Achen Ends High School Athletic Career as 200 Meter State Champ

Posted: Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The high school athletic career of WACO senior Bryce Achen ended in championship form Saturday.

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Area State Track Results: Day 3

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2016 at 10:00 am

Here are the results so far from day three of the Iowa Girls and Boys State Track and Field Meet in Des Moines.

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Saturday State Track Schedule

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Many area athletes will be on the blue oval at Drake Stadium in Des Moines today, taking part in the final day of the 2016 Iowa State Track meet.

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Washington Finishes Competing in the State Track Meet

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The end of the track season came Friday afternoon for the Washington Demon programs.

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Demon Softball Under the Direction of Obermann

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Coming off a seven-win campaign last summer, the Washington Demon softball team is looking for a resurgence under new head coach Ben Obermann.

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Friday State Track Roundup

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Friday was another busy day on the blue oval at Drake Stadium in Des Moines for the 2016 State Track meet.

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Area State Track Results: Day 2

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 9:30 am

Here are the results so far from day two of the Iowa Girls and Boys State Track and Field Meet in Des Moines.

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Sexton Claims Class 1A 3200 Meter Championship

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Highland senior Keiffer Sexton leads the way during the 3200 meter race at the Highland Co-Ed Track Meet. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner

The highest accolade in high school track was achieved Thursday afternoon by Highland senior Keiffer Sexton.

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Record Breaking Performance Helps Squires Win Class 1A Long Jump Title

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:01 am

One week since earning naming rights of the school’s long jump record, Lone Tree junior Jovonte Squires bested himself on the state’s biggest stage.

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Thursday Area Track Roundup

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Thursday was a busy day on the blue oval in Des Moines for area track athletes.

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Demon Track Athletes Take Part in Day Two of State Track Meet

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington juniors Caleb Bex (left) and Makenzi Marek (right) will represent Washington at the blue oval Friday in the Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet in Des Moines. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Friday’s events at the Iowa Boys and Girls State Track Meet in Des Moines will feature the Washington Demon track team in six Class 3A events, including five on the girls side.

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