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  • Murray survives five-set test from Mount Ayr

    MURRAY — Murray head coach Jerry Shields has bragging rights over his daughter, Mount Ayr head coach Tori Braby, for a little while longer after the L ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:38 am
  • Timberwolves upset Earlham, 3-0

    EARLHAM — Southwest Valley came out on top of three close games in sweeping Earlham 25-23, 26-24, 25-23 in a Class 2A quarterfinal match here Tuesday ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:38 am
  • Panther freshmen finish with road victory

    ATLANTIC — The Creston/O-M freshmen ended their season with a 37-30 victory over Atlantic Friday.Mit ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:30 am
  • State volleyball ratings

    Final ratingsCLASS 3A — 1. Mount Vernon, 28-7; 2. Solon, 27-8; 3. Nevada, 34-9; 4. Independence, 31- ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:29 am
  • Iowa Prep Football Poll

    The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Iowa high school football polls of the 2014 season with fi ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:30 am
  • Spartans swept by Grand View JV

    DES MOINES — Grand View’s junior varsity team swept Southwestern here Monday, 25-20, 25-17, 25-23.“O ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:30 am
  • Cirty league

    Creston Park & RecWomen’s volleyballOct. 1 results — American Family 2, Sweet Side 1; Volleyballers ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:29 am
  • Middle school football

    The Creston/O-M seventh-grade football team finished the season with a three-game winning streak by topping Winterset Thursday, 12-6.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:30 am
  • Panthers advance by avenging loss to No. 14 Rams

    Glenwood was ranked above Creston going into their regional opener here Monday, and already owned a five-set victory over the Panthers during the regu ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:04 am
  • Raiders prepare for familiar foe

    MOUNT AYR — Class A eighth-ranked Mount Ayr opens the playoffs at home on Wednesday against a familiar foe in Colfax-Mingo.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 1:57 am
  • Panthers open playoffs with rematch against Rams

    It's a short week of preparation for the opening round of the 2014 playoffs, but when Greene County (Jefferson) visits Panther Field Wednesday night, ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:04 am
  • Tigers face powerful rushing attack in playoff opener

    COON RAPIDS — For the second time in just over three weeks, the Lenox defense will square off with a powerful rushing attack here on Wednesday, when t ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 1:57 am
  • Eagles hit the road again for playoffs

    TABOR — When East Union travels here Wednesday for its first-round playoff matchup with Eight-Man second-ranked Fremont-Mills, at least the Eagles wil ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 1:56 am
  • Spartans split in triangular

    The Southwestern volleyball team edged Highland (Kan.) Community College, 3-2, to start off a triangular competition Friday on the Spartans' home cour ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:04 am
  • Sports briefs

    Tickets for Wednesday's playoff game against Greene County are available for Creston/O-M fans in the Creston High School office for $6 each.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 1:56 am
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