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  • Game preview: Panther high-flying offense meets stingy Heelan defense

    Something has to give. When Creston/O-M and Sioux City Bishop Heelan meet in the first Class 3A semi ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 4:33 pm
  • T'wolves place two on all-district first team

    Southwest Valley placed two players on the Class 1A District 8 all-district teams released this week, including one unanimous selection.
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Bowling league scores

    PINE VALLEYWednesday Night Mix LeagueOct. 29Team ScoreBowtie Bandits 16Stone Crushers 12Knuckles Dee ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • State volleyball scores

    Class 4AHarlan 25-25-25, Lewis Central 22-12-16Clear Creek Amana 25-27-8-22-15, Bishop Heelan 13-25- ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Players at public T-shirt sale today

    This week's wintry weather has modified plans for public recognition of the Creston/O-M football team making its first trip to the UNI-Dome in Cedar F ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Hawkeyes struggle to find consistency

    IOWA CITY (AP) — One week, Iowa looks like it can’t be stopped. Then the Hawkeyes look like they can ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Spartan men survive hectic finish to move to 3-0

    The Southwestern men's basketball team built a 16-point lead midway through the second half here Monday against North Central Missouri College, but th ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Spartan women fall in another nail-biter

    YORK, Neb. — The Southwestern Community College women's basketball team had a shot to win the game here Thursday, but came up short in a 50-49 loss to ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 1:13 am
  • Sports briefs

    Tickets for Creston/O-M vs. Sioux City Bishop Heelan Catholic in the Class 3A football semifinals at 5:30 p.m. Thursday are on sale in the Creston Hig ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • TCU, Baylor clear Big 12 front-runners for playoff

    West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen starting preparing for Baylor when the Bears were coming off a wi ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Raiders roll past Earlham into semifinals

    MOUNT AYR — A furious 26-point third quarter broke open a 13-8 game, putting Mount Ayr firmly in control on its way to a 52-8 win over Earlham here Fr ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Wild finish sends Panthers Dome-bound!

    GRIMES — Just enough. In so many ways, this Creston/Orient-Macksburg team did just enough to make hi ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 1:08 am
  • Pep rally Wednesday at Panther Field

    Coach Brian Morrison said the Creston/O-M football team will host a pep rally at Panther Field Wednesday, beginning at 5 p.m.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • Players, coaches describe elation of achieving first 'Dome' trip

    GRIMES — Creston/Orient-Macksburg players and coaches were all swept up in a wave of emotion, joined on the field by many well-wishers in attendance a ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Somers on champion relay for Waukee

    MARSHALLTOWN — Add “state champion” to Camryn Somers’ resume as a swimmer for Waukee High School. Th ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 1:03 pm
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