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  • Wolverines blitz Paton-Churdan early for district title

    PANORA — Power forward Nathan Andrews had a simple explanation for Nodaway Valley's dominance of 20-3 Paton-Churdan here Thursday night, 66-48, for th ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:35 am
  • Earlham pounds Murray in district final

    TRURO — Earlham's size and 3-point shooting proved to be a lethal combination for Murray here Thursday in a Class 1A District 12 final.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:35 am
  • High school basketball scores

    Boys basketballClass 1ADistrict finalsDistrict14Fremont-Mills 67 Sidney 62District 13Nodaway Valley ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:28 am
  • Bowling league scores

    PANTHER LANESAstro Mixed LeagueFeb. 15Team ScoreEllis Poore 71Corner Clippers 58.5Rhine Body Repair ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Sports briefs

    Creston's Jay Wolfe and Trey McHenry of Murray are included on the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association's Academic All-State team for 2015.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • Fast start propels Mustangs to district win

    MOUNT AYR — It was an electric atmosphere as Bluegrass Conference rivals Diagonal and Murray were about to tip off in a Class 1A district semifinal Tu ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:14 am
  • Lamb leads Wolverines to district finals

    GUTHRIE CENTER — Tuesday night was the Jackson Lamb show.Lamb carried Nodaway Valley early, until th ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:14 am
  • Tamerius to continue football career at Simpson

    Two major knee injuries that required reconstructive surgery couldn't keep Alex Tamerius from playing the game he loves.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:14 am
  • Sports briefs

    A free pitching/catching clinic will be held Wednesday, March 4, for all fourth-fifth grade youths who are signed up for Creston Baseball/Softball Inc ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:08 am
  • High school basketball scores

    Girls basketballClass 4ARegional finalsHarlan 55 Lewis Central 19Sioux City Heelan 56 Spencer 30Boys ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:08 am
  • Spartan lead vanishes in second half

    CEDAR RAPIDS — Kirkwood pulled away from Southwestern Community College late here Saturday in a 70-53 win over the Spartans.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:08 am
  • Area girls basketball

    Bedford 49,Mount Ayr 44BEDFORD — For the third time this season, Mount Ayr pushed Bedford to the bri ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 2:48 am
  • Panther girls, Knipfer finish third at state bowling

    DES MOINES — The Creston/O-M girls saved their best performance of the year for the State Co-ed Bowling Tournament here Monday at Plaza Lanes.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 2:52 am
  • Harlan seizes district win in final seconds

    ATLANTIC — Everything was shaping up perfectly for Creston to avenge a pair of two-point losses to conference rival Harlan — the most recent one six d ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 2:52 am
  • Cold shooting hampers Spartan women in road loss

    CEDAR RAPIDS — Southwestern women are in the midst of a challenging road swing, heading to Mason City Wednesday to face No. 6 NIACC on the heels of a ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 2:48 am
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