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  • Marlin heads north to feel at home

    MASON CITY — He's from the rolling hills of southern Iowa, and was admitted to the wrestling room of his boyhood dreams in Iowa City.
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 9:17 am
  • Marlin's NIACC season

    Jake Marlin’s seasonRecapWrestling unattached, Marlin placed third (149 pounds) at the Coe College T ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 1:33 am
  • LaMasters to continue softball career at Southwestern

    Fans of Creston Panther softball won't have to travel far next season to watch one of the biggest offensive threats in program history continue her so ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 1:33 am
  • Spartans back on track with league victory

    The Southwestern men's basketball team outshot NIACC here Wednesday night, pulling away late for an 86-73 victory.
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 1:42 am
  • Spartan women wear down in loss to NIACC

    After playing what head coach Addae Houston called “one of the better halves we’ve played all year,” a shorthanded Southwestern women’s basketball tea ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 1:42 am
  • Spartan men win five events at Cornell Invite

    For the second-straight weekend, Southwestern Community College's John Rivan set a track record in the 60-meter dash, aiding the Spartan men to a seco ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Area girls basketball

    Mount Ayr 51, Wayne 45CORYDON — After a slow start, Mount Ayr battled back for a 51-45 win over Wayn ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Panthers regain shooting form in 66-31 romp

    CHARITON — Creston girls got back on the winning track Tuesday night with improved shooting in defeating Chariton, 66-31.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Creston middle school basketball

    Clarinda beat the Creston eighth-grade boys Thursday, 46-35, and also prevailed in the B game, 18-3.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Area boys basketball

    PLEASANTVILLE — Pleasantville led 39-20 at halftime here Friday and then cruised to a 76-42 win over East Union.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Sports briefs

    Free throw eventChampions were crowned in the local Knights of Columbus free throw championship Jan. ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Five Panther champs at Glenwood JV tourney

    GLENWOOD — Brody Frain, Mason Kinsella, Alex Fargo, Kolby Tomas and Trevor Downing won titles for Creston/O-M at the Glenwood JV wrestling tournament ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Panthers go cold late

    TRURO — After building a 31-25 lead midway through the third quarter here Monday, the Creston girls basketball team went ice cold from the floor in a ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 1:14 am
  • Wolverines drop fourth straight

    GREENFIELD — Nodaway Valley head coach Darrell Burmeister said he felt his team got back to Nodaway Valley basketball here Friday, despite dropping it ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 1:14 am
  • NV girls suffer POI setback

    GREENFIELD — A 19-11 third-quarter pushed Central Decatur past Nodaway Valley 60-48 here Friday, dropping the Wolverines two and a half games behind P ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 1:14 am
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