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  • Panther girls suffer first loss of season

    SHENANDOAH — The Creston girls basketball team faced a tough road test here Tuesday, and led most of the way, before succumbing to Class 3A sixth-rank ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 1:54 am
  • Middle school sports

    An 11-0 second quarter brought the Creston seventh-grade girls from behind in defeating Clarinda here Thursday, 27-13.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 1:53 am
  • Sports briefs

    INDIANOLA — Jake Marlin of Creston placed second at 149 pounds Saturday at the Simpson College Invitational as a member of the North Iowa Area Communi ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 1:53 am
  • Area boys basketball

    GARDEN GROVE — Murray blocked 10 shots as a team, but couldn't stop Mormon Trail's Jake Horton, as the Saints picked up a 65-52 win over the Mustangs ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 1:54 am
  • Creston/O-M JV wrestling

    WINTERSET — Cade Vicker, Darrian Fischer, Kolton Phelps, Cody Tanner, Trevor Downing and Blake Sevier all won their brackets at the Winteret JV Tourna ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 1:53 am
  • Spartan women rally for first victory

    An 0-9 Southwestern women's team seemed to be headed toward another defeat against Simpson JV Saturday, trailing 31-21 at halftime as fans began strea ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Bower scores 30 in Spartan home victory

    The 11th-ranked Southwestern men were coming off their first loss, and left shorthanded without leading scorer Jaylon Smith.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Lady Mustangs pull away for Bluegrass victory

    DIAGONAL — The Murray girls basketball team survived a cold shooting night to pull away from Diagonal for a 46-21 Bluegrass Conference victory here Fr ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Area boys basketball

    MOUNT AYR — A slow start for Southwest Valley and solid bench play by Mount Ayr contributed to a 70-39 win for Mount Ayr here Friday over the Timberwo ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Area wrestling

    GREENFIELD —Bedford/Lenox placed second in the team standings here Saturday at the Coach Riley Invitational hosted by Nodaway Valley.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Area girls basketball

    Mount Ayr 60,SW Valley 48MOUNT AYR — In a tale of two halves, Mount Ayr came out on top against Sout ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Murray survives early-season battle against Diagonal

    DIAGONAL — A key early-season Bluegrass Conference battle swung in Murray's favor late here Friday, as the Mustangs defeated Diagonal 45-42.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:56 am
  • Hall induction caps Krejci's 'unlikely' SWCC career

    Bill Krejci was a young assistant coach at Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson High School, after being a graduate assistant at his alma mater, Northwest ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Panthers smother Glenwood girls early in league victory

    Creston came out with an effective inside scoring attack and frustrated Glenwood’s leading scorer defensively in winning the Hawkeye 10 opener here Fr ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Panthers roll to Mustang Invite crown

    GRIMES — All 14 Creston/Orient-Macksburg wrestlers placed in the top six of their weight classes here Saturday, as the Panthers ran away with the team ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 12:16 am
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