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Published: Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 11:23 a.m. CDT • Updated: Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 11:28 a.m. CDT
Coaching award: Murray defensive coordinator Steve Baker, shown here during a timeout in the state semifinal game against Don Bosco, will receive the Iowa Football Coaches Association award for Assistant Coach of the Year for Eight-Man football Thursday night. Baker, an assistant on the Mustang staff for 16 years, will receive the honor at halftime of the Class 3A championship game at approximately 7 p.m.

Booster meeting

Creston Activities Booster Club will meet 5:30 p.m. today at A&G Pizza, 211 W. Adams Street.

Agenda includes CHS Publications representative visit, Volunteer of Year, activity report and new clothing report ordered for the holiday season.

SWCC Jamboree

The SWCC Girls Basketball Jamboree Thursday will include four games beginning at 5:45 p.m.

The event is directed by Larry McNutt, Creston High School head girls basketball coach, and Brett Gilcrist, head women's basketball coach at Southwestern Community College.

Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for students.

The schedule includes: Riverside vs. CAM, 5:45 p.m.; Clarke vs. Nodaway Valley, 6:30 p.m.; Adair-Casey vs. East Union, 7:15 p.m.; Martensdale-St. Marys vs. Creston, 8 p.m.

Cross country banquet

The Creston cross country awards banquet will be held 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, in the high school commons.

Families are asked to bring two covered dishes and table service. Beverages will be provided.

Volleyball banquet

The Creston volleyball awards banquet will be held noon Sunday, Nov. 18, in the high school commons.

Families of team members are asked to bring a main dish and either a side dish or dessert. Beverages will be provided. Fans of the volleyball team are welcome to attend.

SWCC fundraiser

The annual Southwestern Community College athletic fundraiser will be held Friday at Creston Elks Lodge. Doors open at 6 p.m, with dinner at 7:30.

Tickets are $25 each and include refreshments and hors d' oeures, buffet dinner, coaches presentations and an auction/raffle.

Tickets are available at Creston Elks Lodge, Family Shoe, SWCC or call 782-1459.

TV playoffs

KCWI (channel 23), a CW affiliate, will telecast the final round of the Iowa high school football playoffs. The schedule:

Finals (KCWI)

Nov. 15 — Eight-Man championship, Gilbertville Don Bosco (12-0) vs. Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn (13-0), 10 a.m.; Class A championship, Wapsie Valley (13-0) vs. Hinton (10-3), 1:30 p.m.; Class 3A championship, Sioux City Bishop Heelan (12-1) vs. Decorah (13-0), 7 p.m.

Nov. 16 — Class 1A championship, Iowa City Regina (13-0) vs. C.B. St. Albert (12-1), 11 a.m.; Class 2A championship, Spirit Lake (12-1) vs. Mediapolis (13-0), 2 p.m.; Class 4A championship, Ankeny (13-0) vs. C.R. Zavier (13-0), 7 p.m.

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