Lady Nikes Leave Town in Style for State Tourney

THE BURLINGTON NOTRE DAME COMMUNITY SAID GOODBYE AND GOOD LUCK TO THE LADY NIKES BASKETBALL TEAM YESTERDAY(SUN), AS THEY HEADED TO DES MOINES AND THE STATE TOURNAMENT.  

COACH KOLLIN ALFRED SAID IT’S BEEN AN UP-AND-DOWN YEAR.  PRINCIPAL RON GLASGOW…WHO WAS GIVEN A SPECIAL AWARD FOR HIS SUPPORT…IS RETIRING AT THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR AND SAYS  HE NEVER THOUGHT HE’D STAY AS LONG AS HE DID (7 YEARS), AFTER 35 YEARS IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM. NOTRE DAME ENGLISH TEACHER MARY-JO MILLER GAVE HER TRADITIONAL SALUTE TO THE NIKES, IN POETRY FORM, IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER. THE LADY NIKES PLAY ADAIR-CASEY THIS(MON) AFTERNOON AT 3:15 AND YOU CAN HEAR IT ALL ON KBUR. Continue Reading

KBUR Sports

Lady Nikes at State; Hawkeye Men, Women Win

OVER THE WEEKEND…..  

TOP-RATED INDIAN HILLS DEFEATED THE SCC BLACKHAWKS SATURDAY NITE 93 TO 89 IN OTTUMWA, TO WIN THE REGION-11 MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL TITLE.  THE WARRIORS MOVE ON TO PLAY EITHER WILLISTON STATE OR NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE THURSDAY FOR THE DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP.   THE BLACKHAWKS MAY STILL HAVE A SHOT AT MORE POST-SEASON PLAY, HOWEVER — THE NJC-DOUBLE-A HAS A NEW FORMAT THAT ALLOWS FOUR, AT-LARGE BERTHS AND SCC COULD GET ONE.  THEY’LL MAKE THE ANNOUNCEMENT NEXT MONDAY(MARCH 10TH).  

IN MENS COLLEGE ACTION YESTERDAY(SUN)….. (#20) IOWA 83, PURDUE 76

 

IN WOMENS PLAY….. (#25) IOWA 81, ILLINOIS 56

UNI 99, DRAKE 97 (OT)

 

 

 

IN GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL TOURNAMENT PLAY…NOTRE DAME IS IN DES MOINES TO TAKE ON ADAIR-CASEY THIS (MONDAY) AFTERNOON AT 3:15 IN THE CLASS 1A STATE QUARTERFINALS. Continue Reading

4 Local Boys Teams Still Alive in B-Ball Tourneys

IT’S SUBSTATE TOURNAMENT TIME FOR ONE LOCAL CLASS 2A AND TWO CLASS 1A BOYS BASKETBALL TEAMS.

 

IN 1A, THE DANVILLE BEARS TAKE ON EASTON VALLEY TONIGHT AT 7 AT IOWA CITY WEST HIGH SCHOOL. VAN BUREN PLAYS KEOTA TONIGHT AT OSKALOOSA HIGH SCHOOL AND WILL MOVE ON TO THE STATE TOURNAMENT FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 1980, IF THEY WIN. IN 2A, BURLINGTON NOTRE DAME BATTLES ALBIA TONIGHT AT EVANS MIDDLE SCHOOL IN OTTUMWA. IN ILLINOIS LAST NIGHT, PITTSFIELD ELIMINATED ILLINI WEST, 47-44, AND MONMOUTH-ROSEVILLE ADVANCED BY BEATING MACOMB, 62-61 IN OVERTIME. Continue Reading

Nike Boys Take on Albia Tonight in Ottumwa

THE NOTRE DAME NIKES PLAY ALBIA TONIGHT IN A 2A SUBSTATE-6 GAME.  

FOR THE RECORD, THE GAME WILL BE PLAYED AT EVANS MIDDLE SCHOOL, 812 CHESTER IN OTTUMWA .   DOORS OPEN AT 6 PM AND TIP-OFF IS AT 7. THE NOTRE DAME GIRLS HEAD TO THE  STATE TOURNAMENT AND WILL PLAY ADAIR-CASEY AT 3:15 MONDAY.   THERE’LL BE A TEAM “MEET & GREET” TOMORROW(SUN.) FROM 12:30 – 2 IN THE CAFETERIA/GYMNASIUM AND THE FAN BUS LEAVES AT 10:30 MONDAY MORNING. Continue Reading

SCC Blackhawks

SCC Men Face #1 Indian Hills Tonight

TERRY CARROLL’S SCC BLACKHAWKS TRAVEL TO OTTUMWA TONIGHT TO FACE ARCH-RIVAL AND TOP-RATED INDIAN HILLS FOR THE REGION-XI TITLE.  

275 TICKETS FOR THE 7 O’CLOCK BATTLE WILL BE SOLD AT THE HELLYER STUDENT LIFE CENTER ON THE INDIAN HILLS CAMPUS TONIGHT, ON A FIRST-COME/FIRST-SERVED BASIS.  THEY’RE $8 FOR ADULTS AND $6 FOR YOUTH. THE SCC ATHLETIC OFFICE DOES NOT HAVE TICKETS FOR THE GAME.  

MIKE SAVAGE AND MACK TURNER WILL CALL THE CONTEST TONIGHT ON HOT 97-3. Continue Reading

Iowa Hawkeyes

Hawkeye Men Lose 3rd in a Row; SCC Tickets in Ottumwa

IN MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL LAST NITE…..  

INDIANA 93, (#20) IOWA 86 (HAWKEYES HAVE LOST 3-IN-A-ROW)

IPFW 65, WESTERN ILLINOIS 56

 

***AND 275 TICKETS FOR SATURDAY NITE’S SCC GAME AT INDIAN HILLS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE HELLYER STUDENT LIFE CENTER ON THE OTTUMWA CAMPUS, SATURDAY NITE.  TICKETS ARE 8 DOLLARS FOR ADULTS AND 6 FOR YOUTH AND WILL BE SOLD ON A FIRST-COME/FIRST-SERVED BASIS.   THE SCC ATHLETIC OFFICE DOES NOT HAVE TICKETS FOR THE GAME.  

IN WOMENS PLAY…..  

(#25) IOWA 65, OHIO STATE 61

IPFW 99, WIU 92

(#16) NEBRASKA 75, ILLINOIS 62

 

IN BOYS HIGH SCHOOL ACTION….. DANVILLE 63, LONE TREE 46 (1A DISTRICAL FINAL) THE BEARS WILL NEXT PLAY EASTON VALLEY TOMORROW(SAT) NITE AT 7 AT IOWA CITY WEST.  THE WINNER WILL THEN ADVANCE TO STATE. Continue Reading

SCC Blackhawks

Blackhawks Advance as Warriors Crush Marshalltown

IN MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL LAST NITE…..  

SCC 88, IOWA WESTERN 71 (THE BLACKHAWKS TAKE ON INDIAN HILLS IN OTTUMWA SATURDAY FOR THE CONFERENCE TITLE.  THE TOP-RATED WARRIORS DOMINATED MARSHALLTOWN LAST NITE 133 TO 80.)

 

ELSEWHERE IN MENS ACTION LAST NITE….. IOWA STATE 83, WEST VIRGINIA 66
ILLINOIS 60, NEBRASKA 49

NORTHERN IOWA 73, SOUTHERN ILLINOIS 54

ILLINOIS STATE 77, INDIANA STATE 59

 

IN WOMENS PLAY LAST NITE….. IOWA STATE 86, OKLAHOMA STATE 69

 

TONITE….. IOWA MEN AT INDIANA (KBUR?)

WESTERN ILLINOIS MEN HOST IPFW

WIU WOMEN AT IPFW

IOWA WOMEN HOST OHIO STATE

 

 

IN BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL LAST NITE….. Continue Reading

Iowa Hawkeyes

#20 Hawkeyes Lose to Minnesota; SCC Blackhawks Start Post-Season Tonight

IN MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL LAST NITE…..  

MINNESOTA 95, (#20) IOWA 89

EVANSVILLE 61, DRAKE 48

 

TONITE…..  

SCC HOSTS IOWA WESTERN IN A REGION-11 SEMIFINAL GAME AT LOREN WALKER ARENA (HOT 97-3 @ 6:30 PM)

 

WEST VIRGINIA AT IOWA STATE

NORTHERN IOWA AT SOUTHERN ILLINOIS

 

IN WOMENS PLAY…..  

SCC HOSTS MARSHALLTOWN

 

IN BOYS HIGH SCHOOL ACTION LAST NITE…..  

(2A DISTRICT FINAL)  NOTRE DAME 75, WEST BURLINGTON 43 (NOTRE DAME WILL PLAY ALBIA SATURDAY IN BLOOMFIELD.  ALBIA BEAT PELLA CHRISTIAN LAST NITE 67 TO 60)

 

(1A DISTRICT SEMIFINALS)  DANVILLE 66, HOLY TRINITY 50

LONE TREE 50, IA MENNONITE 35 (DANVILLE AND LONE TREE WILL PLAY THURSDAY NITE AT WASHINGTON)

 

(1A DIST. Continue Reading

KBUR Sports

Nikes Handle Winfield-Mt. Union, Move On to State!

IN GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL LAST NITE…..  

(#3-1A) NOTRE DAME 80, WINFIELD-MT.UNION 62 (THE NIKES MOVE ON TO THE CLASS 1A STATE TOURNAMENT.  THEY’LL PLAY ADAIR-CASEY NEXT MONDAY AT 3:15 IN DES MOINES.)

 

TONITE…THE KEOKUK GIRLS PLAY DAVENPORT ASSUMPTION AT WASHINGTON IN THE 4A REGIONAL FINAL.  

 

IN BOYS ACTION…..  

FT. MADISON 64, FAIRFIELD 57 (THE BLOODHOUNDS WILL TAKE ON KEOKUK…57 TO 49 WINNERS OVER MT. Continue Reading