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  • Area girls basketball

    LENOX — Nodaway Valley improved to 11-3 overall and 8-2 in Pride of Iowa Conference play here Tuesday with a 51-29 win over Lenox.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Area boys basketball

    MARTENSDALE — Southwest Valley survived five missed free throws in the final minute to hold on for a 49-47 win over Martensdale-St. Marys here Thursda ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Cold shooting sinks Spartan women

    FORT DODGE — Despite struggling to get any shots to fall early, the Southwestern women's basketball team played well with Iowa Central for the first 1 ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Iowa Central coach gains milestone win over Spartans

    FORT DODGE — Iowa Central coach Dennis Pilcher earned his 700th career victory as the Tritons defeated 14th-ranked Southwestern Wednesday night, 77-72 ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Middle school sports

    CLARINDA — After leading 15-12 at halftime, the Creston eighth-grade girls outscored Clarinda 35-2 in the second half for a 50-14 victory.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Sports briefs

    Because of warm weather and deteriorating ice conditions, the High Lakes Outdoor Alliance has cancelled Saturday's free kid's ice fishing day at Green ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Bowling league scores

    PINE VALLEYWednesday Night MixJan. 14Team ScoreStone Crushers 42Bowtie Bandits 333 Hole Patrol 30.5K ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • High school ratings

    Harlan remains No. 1 in Class 4A and Lewis Central enters the 4A rankings at No. 14 on this week's girls basketball rankings by the Iowa Girls High Sc ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Nielsen selected for 2015 Shrine Bowl Game

    Creston/O-M record-breaking quarterback Alex Nielsen is the latest player selected to represent the program in the Iowa Shrine Bowl Game.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Breaking records out of the blocks

    The Spartan men and women kicked off the 2015 indoor track campaign with record-breaking performances Saturday at the Sol Butler Invitational hosted b ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • New format to John J. Harris tourney

    CORNING — The 60th annual John J. Harris Wrestling Tournament will have a new look.There are 23 team ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Panthers up to No. 6 on dual rankings

    Creston/O-M's 13-0 wrestling team has moved up to No. 6 on the Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association dual team rankings released Wednesday.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Panther girls win home Invitational

    The Creston/O-M girls bowling team ran away with the team title here Saturday at the home Panther Invitational at Panther Lanes, while the Creston/O-M ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Sports briefs

    Southwestern Community College is hosting a "Game Day Camp" for boys basketball players in kindergarten through sixth grade from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sa ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Middle school sports

    CHARITON — Creston/O-M wrestlers won 27 of 40 matches and gained pins in 16 of the 27 victories Jan. 13 against Nodaway Valley, Chariton and Martensda ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:52 pm
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