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  • Area boys basketball

    CLARINDA — Jackson Lamb scored 31 points as Nodaway Valley opened with a 67-49 victory over Clarinda Tuesday night.
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Area girls basketball

    East Union 54, Diagonal 51 DIAGONAL — Diagonal overcame a 13-point deficit in the second half to force overtime here Tuesday, but East Union outscored ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 1:16 am
  • Central stuns No. 1 Augustana

    Lighting up Kuyper Gym with 16 3-pointers, the inexperienced Central College men's basketball team knocked off No. 1-ranked Augustana College (Ill.) 8 ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 1:29 am
  • Panthers swarm Raiders early in 65-29 victory

    Creston opened the 2014-15 boys basketball season with a bang, going 4-of-5 from 3-point range in taking a 16-2 lead over Mount Ayr here Tuesday night ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Panthers cruise in opening duals

    GREENFIELD — Creston/O-M opened the wrestling season with two convincing victories Tuesday night, outscoring Interstate 35 57-21 and a shorthanded Nod ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Coaches, family laud community's generosity

    Creston came out on top on the scoreboard, but the real winners in the event at Creston High School Tuesday night were the Kirk Levine family and the ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Area girls basketball

    CORNING — Southwest Valley had an opportunity to win the game here Monday, but couldn't overcome 35 turnovers in a 43-36 loss to Griswold.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Predicament wrestling rankings

    The season's first team and individual wrestling rankings in Class 2A and Class 1A by The Predicament wrestling publication:
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Shields named district coach of the year

    Murray coach Jerry Shields was named the Class 1A South Central District Coach of the Year in all-district volleyball announcements by the Iowa Girls ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Middle school basketball

    FONTANELLE — Creston pulled away from a close first quarter to defeat the Nodaway Valley eighth-grade girls Monday, 45-24.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Area boys basketball

    ORIENT — After a high-scoring first quarter, things slowed down a bit here Tuesday as Lenox posted a 50-38 win over Orient-Macksburg.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Second-half run fuels Panthers past Winterset

    A timeout with 6:55 remaining in the third quarter made all the difference in the world for the Creston girls basketball team in a 56-43 win over Wint ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Spartans hit 15 threes in 90-58 victory

    DES MOINES — Southwestern men drained 15 3-pointers in running away from Grand View JV Monday night, 90-58.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Area boys basketball

    MOUNT AYR — A hot-shooting Mount Ayr team took a 42-14 halftime lead in racing past a rebuilding Lamoni team Monday night, 72-38.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Sports briefs

    Registration is under way throiugh 4 p.m. Dec. 31 for the Creston Park and Recreation Department men's basketball league.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Reader Poll

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