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  • Kuemper ice cold in 25-point loss to Panthers

    Class 3A sixth-ranked Carroll Kuemper Catholic scored a grand total of 13 points over the final periods — including a scoreless second quarter — in lo ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 1:32 am
  • Maitlen's 6th-place finish leads Panthers at KC Stampede

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Seth Maitlen's sixth-place finish at 195 pounds led Creston/O-M in the rugged 40-team field at the ninth annual Kansas City Stamped ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 1:25 am
  • Diagonal falls in OT after furious comeback

    DIAGONAL — Diagonal overcame a 14-point third-quarter deficit to force overtime, but came up short in a battle of two of the top teams in the Bluegras ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 1:32 am
  • Panther boys bounce back with win over Kuemper

    CARROLL — Yet another hot shooting night from behind the 3-point arc propelled Creston a 74-62 win over Carroll Kuemper Catholic here Friday.
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 1:25 am
  • Raiders sweep POI triangular

    CORNING — Southwest Valley lost both duals of a Pride of Iowa Conference double dual here on Thursday, falling to Interstate 35 by a 65-13 score and l ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • Panther wrestlers 12th in dual rankings

    Creston/O-M is ranked No. 12 in Class 2A on the first dual wrestling rankings of the season by the Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association..
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • PETERSON: Unexpected drama unfolds during intense rivalry game

    I rushed out of my team's practice late Tuesday afternoon, because I knew it shaped up as a busy night of News Advertiser sports work.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • Area boys basketball

    SEYMOUR — Diagonal was never challenged in a 64-31 win over Seymour here on Tuesday, as the Maroons led 30-1 at the end of the first quarter.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • Area girls basketball

    SEYMOUR — Diagonal outscored Seymour 16-10 in the fourth quarter to come from behind for a 43-38 win here on Tuesday.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • Bowling league scores

    PANTHER LANESAstro Mixed LeagueNov. 30Team ScoreEllis Poore 423 Ms & H 34Odd Ducks 33.5Rhine Body Re ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • Nerness shines for state championship team

    Transferring to a private school in North Carolina turned out to be a good experience for former Murray player Seth Nerness.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:36 am
  • Division I Reivers clip rated Spartans

    COUNCIL BLUFFS — Southwestern's nationally-ranked men's basketball team closed the 2014 portion of its schedule with a loss, but it wasn't necessarily ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:29 am
  • Area boys basketball

    MOUNT AYR — Nodaway Valley held Mount Ayr to 10 points in the second half in scoring a 64-35 victory on the Raiders' court Tuesday night.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:36 am
  • Banged-up Spartans hang on for win at Wartburg

    WAVERLY — An injury-riddled Southwestern men's team escaped with a 73-70 win here Monday night against Wartburg's JV team.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:27 am
  • Area girls basketball

    LENOX — Marie Palmer led a balanced Southwest Valley attack with 10 points and 10 rebounds in Tuesday's 53-25 victory over Lenox.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:28 am
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