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Foecke Adds Nat’l Award to Trophy Case

Holy Trinity’s Mikaela Foecke has been named the national high school volleyball player-of-the-year by USA Today. The 6-3 senior will attend the University of Nebraska next year, after leading the Crusaders to their first state championship in any sport, this fall.   (Holy Trinity beat Central Lyon for the Class 1A title.)

 

 

In mens college basketball last night….. Nebraska-Omaha 94, IWC 67

(#23) UNI 65, Denver 55

 

In mens play tonight….. Western Illinois hosts Idaho
 

In womens action….. Continue Reading

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Hawkeyes Handle Alcorn State

In mens college basketball last night…

Iowa 67, Alcorn State 44

(#14) Iowa State 73, Missouri-Kansas City 56

(#7) Villanova 73, Illinois 59

Kansas State 50, Bradley 47

 

Tonight…IWC at Nebraska-Omaha and UNI at Denver

 

In womens college play last night…

SCC 89, Culver-Stockton jayvees 48

Seton Hall 82, Illinois 72

 

In boys high school basketball last night…

ND 73, Harmony 30

Holy Trinity 77, WB 62

Danville 72, Van Buren 51

Winfield-Mt. Union 69, Mediapolis 45
New London 70, Maharishi 22
Ft. Madison 53, West Hancock 37

Cardinal 55, Central Lee 52

WACO 50, L-M 36

Lone Tree 58, Wapello 36

Cedar Rapids Prairie 50, Mt. Pleasant 34

 

In girls action last night…

Davenport Central 56, BHS 55

(#1-1A) ND 96, Harmony 33

(#2-3A) Mediapolis 88, Winfield-Mt. Union 27

(#15-3A) Central Lee 60, Cardinal 44
Van Buren 39, Danville 26
Pekin 51, Columbus 40

WACO 57, L-M 47

Wapello 42, Lone Tree 32

West Hancock 35, Mendon Unity jayvees 18

 

In boys swimming…

United Twp. Continue Reading

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Falcons Lose Pair to Highland

In boys high school basketball last night…

Highland 58, West Burlington 51

 

In girls high school basketball…

Highland 63,             WB 34
Knox County 51, West Hancock 48
 

In high school play tonight…(*girls-boys doubleheader)
BHS girls at Davenport Central
*Harmony at ND

*Holy Trinity at WB

*Van Buren at Danville

*Mediapolis at Winfield-Mt. Union

*Cardinal at Central Lee

*L-M at WACO

*Pekin at Columbus

*Wapello at Lone Tree

 

In other boys-only games…

West Central at Bushnell-Prairie City
Maharishi at New London
West Hancock at Ft. Madison

Illini West at Monmouth-Roseville

Keokuk at Iowa City West

Cedar Rapids Prairie at Mt. Pleasant

 

In mens college basketball tonight…

Iowa hosts Alcorn State (KBUR)

Missouri-Kansas City at Iowa State

Illinois vs. Villanova in New York City

 

In womens action…

Culver-Stockton jayvees at SCC

Illinois at Seton Hall

WIU at Bradley

 

In high school wrestling…

Ft. Continue Reading

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Hawkeyes, Fighting Illini Headed for Bowls in Florida, Texas

The University of Iowa football team will play the Tennessee Volunteers January 2nd in the TaxSlayer Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida. The Hawkeyes enter the game at 7 & 5…while the Vols are 6 & 6.  

The University of Illinois Fighting Illini…at 6 & 6…take on Louisiana Tech…8 & 4…December 26th in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.   

In mens college basketball yesterday…

Cleveland State 76, Western Illinois 54

Illinois State 78, Alabama-Birmingham 74

 

In womens college basketball Sunday…

Iowa 78, Colorado 63 (The Lady Buffaloes are coached by Morning Sun native Linda Lappe, who played on two state championship teams at Winfield-Mt. Union in the 90’s.)

Iowa State 74, Stony Brook 64

UT-Martin 79, Illinois State 46

 

In womens action tonight…

UNI hosts Creighton

 

In girls high school basketball tonight…

WB at Highland (girls/boys doubleheader)

West Central at Princeville

Illini West at Camp Point Central

West Hancock at the Mendon Unity Tournament Continue Reading

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Hawkeye Men Upset Arkansas; Women Lose Big to Louisville

In mens college basketball last night…

(#20) Iowa State 95, (#18) Arkansas 77
Akron 73, Western Illinois 49
 

In womens play…

(#7) Louisville 86, (#22) Iowa 52

South Dakota 85, Northern Iowa 77

 

In girls high school basketball…

North Scott 65, BHS 20

Illini West 51, Monmouth-Roseville 41

 

In boys swimming…

Bettendorf 113.50, BHS 56.50

 

In high school wrestling…

(#3-2A) Assumption 42, (#1-2A) Mediapolis 22

BHS wrestled to a double-dual split at Pleasant Valley, losing to the host team 51-21 and beating Davenport Central by the same score. Keokuk swept Centerville 56-16 and Davis County 54-22. Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union 49, Mt. Pleasant 30

Louisa-Muscatine split a double-dual, losing to Washington 47-27 and defeating Highland 48-18. Continue Reading

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Blackhawks Pull One Out Against DMACC; Hawkeyes Upset North Carolina!

In mens college basketball last night…

 

SCC 82, DMACC 81 (on two free throws with 12 seconds left, by Michael Soukup)

Iowa 60, (#12) North Carolina 55

 

In womens college basketball last night…

SCC 60, Carl Sandburg 53

Western Illinois 79, Southeast Missouri 62

Illinois 86, Virginia 63

 

***And BHS head football coach John Flaherty has called it quits. Flaherty…who took over the program in 2005…leaves with an overall record of 34-60, but with four playoff appearances to his credit.   His teams’ best year was 2008, when the Grayhounds went 7-3 and were third in the MAC. Before becoming head coach, Flaherty coached the sophomore team for 15 years.   The Burlington School Board will be asked to approve his resignation on the 15th.  

 

In girls high school basketball tonight…

BHS hosts North Scott

West Central at Mendon Unity

Monmouth-Roseville at Illini West

 

In womens college b-ball…

Iowa at Louisville
UNI at South Dakota
 

In mens action…

WIU at Akron
Iowa State hosts Arkansas
 

In high school wrestling tonight…

BHS and Davenport Central at Pleasant Valley

New London, Van Buren and West Hancock at WB/ND/Danville

Centerville, Davis County and Fairfield at Keokuk

Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union at Mt. Continue Reading

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Keokuk Beats Burlington Twice

In boys high school basketball last night…

Keokuk 48, BHS 33

Danville 83, ND 58

WB 89, Harmony 41

Ft. Madison 67, Ottumwa 48

Mediapolis 59, WACO 46

Holy Trinity 61, New London 41

Van Buren 68, Central Lee 46

Mennonite 61, Wapello 40

Highland 63, L-M 40
Lone Tree 65, Columbus Junction 42
 

In girls high school basketball last night…

(#1-1A) ND 92, Danville 33

(#9-4A) Keokuk 70, BHS 35

(#2-3A) Mediapolis 83, WACO 19

WB 66, Harmony 32

(#15-3A) Central Lee 52, Van Buren 32

Pekin 61, Winfield-Mt.Union 34

Wapello 31, Mennonite 23

Columbus 56, Lone Tree 48

Mendon Unity 50, Illini West 43

 

In mens college basketball last night…

Iowa State 96, Lamar 59

Miami(Fla.) 70, Illinois 61

 

Tonight…

SCC men at DMACC (Hot 97-3)

Iowa men at North Carolina (KBUR)

Eureka College men at IWC (*mens/womens doubleheader)

 

SCC Women at Carl Sandburg

Virginia at Illinois

WIU at Southeast Missouri State

Colorado State at Drake

 

In girls high school basketball tonight…

West Central at Mercer County Continue Reading

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SCC Blackhawks Easily Take 7th Straight

In mens college basketball last night…

SCC 92, Carl Sandburg 54 (7th win in a row for the Blackhawks)

 

In boys high school basketball last night…

Lone Tree 54, L-M 46

 

In girls high school basketball last night…

West Hancock 37, West Central 35
Ft. Madison 50, Ottumwa 47
Lone Tree 44, L-M 37
Mt. Pleasant 53, Williamsburg 40
 

In high school wrestling…

The BHS jayvees beat Illini West and Camp Point Central in a double-dual in Carthage

 

On tonight’s schedule….. In mens college basketball…

Iowa State hosts Lamar

Illinois at Miami(Florida)

 

In boys high school basketball…(*boys/girls doubleheaders)

BHS at Keokuk

*ND at Danville

*WB at Harmony

*Central Lee at Van Buren

*Columbus at Lone Tree

*Highland at L-M

*Mennonite at Wapello

*New London at Holy Trinity

*Ottumwa at Ft. Madison

*WACO at Mediapolis

*Winfield-Mt. Continue Reading

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Blackhawks to Host Sandburg

 
In mens college basketball tonight…

 

SCC hosts Carl Sandburg (Hot 97-3)

The Blackhawks beat Southeast(Neb.) Community College 85-54 Saturday

 

 

In boys high school basketball…

Lone Tree at L-M

Mt. Pleasant at Cedar Rapids Xavier

 

In girls high school basketball…

Lone Tree at L-M

Mt. Pleasant at Williamsburg

Ottumwa at Ft. Madison

West Hancock at West Central

 

 

In wrestling…

BHS Jayvees and Camp Point Central at Illini West Continue Reading