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Crusaders, Tigers Headed to State Volleyball Tourney!

In high school volleyball last night…..  

1A regional title game – top-ranked Holy Trinity swept Moravia 25-6, 25-7 and 25-9. The 45-4 Crusaders will go to their 5th straight state tournament next Wednesday(4 PM) against LeMars Gehlen in Cedar Rapids.  

1A regional title game – 5th rated New London outlasted Iowa Valley at Washington 25-10, 25-19, 23-25 and 25-21.   The (35-7) Tigers go to state for the first time in five years and will take on Tripoli next Wednesday evening(6 PM), also in Cedar Rapids.  


In mens college basketball last night….. Continue Reading

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Bullettes, W.Hancock Go Home

In high school volleyball last night…..  

3A regional final — West Liberty swept Mediapolis

IL 2A sectional semifinal — Williamsville eliminated West Hancock in 2 games


Tonight…..(both games at 7 pm)

1A regional finals — Holy Trinity vs. Moravia at Bloomfield

New London vs. Iowa Valley at Washington


In mens college basketball tonight….. SCC hosts NIACC, 7 pm (broadcast “live” on Hot 97-3)



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Last Local Hope in Iowa State Football Playoffs Falls

In high school football…..  

The Van Buren Warriors lost last night to Mount Ayr, 45-14, in the second round of the Class A playoffs.   Van Buren’s season ends with its best record ever: 8-3.  


In high school volleyball….. 3A regional final – Mediapolis vs. West Liberty at Muscatine, 7 pm


(IL) 2A sectional semifinal – West Hancock vs. Continue Reading

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Iowa B-Ballers Roll; Van Buren Still Alive in H-S Football Playoffs

In mens college basketball…..  

Iowa 92, Northwood 51 (exhibition game)



SCC men 69, Parkland 65

Danville(IL) Community College 75, SCC women 64



In high school cross country….. Mt. Pleasant’s Logan Murray placed 3rd at the boys state meet in Class 3A

L-M’s Lucas Nowak came in 32nd and ND-WB’s Baron West finished 40th in 2A

Winfield-Mt. Union’s Gavin Bencze placed 22nd and Johnathan Quinn was 50th in 1A, while Josh Keller came in 49th. Continue Reading

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BHS V-Ballers Win 1st Game but Fall to Iowa City High in Four

In high school volleyball (regional semifinals)….. 5A – Iowa City High eliminated BHS in four games(23-25, 25-20, 25-10 and 27-25


4A – Clear Creek-Amana swept Ft. Madison

         Cedar Rapids Xavier swept Fairfield


3A – Mediapolis swept Davis County

         West Liberty swept Mid-Prairie


         *(Mediapolis will play West Liberty next Tuesday at the Muscatine Regional final)


Illinois….. 2A – West Hancock beat Rushville-Industry in three games, (so West Hancock will take on Williamsville next Tuesday night at the Athens Sectional.)


Tonight (all games at 7)….. 1A regional semifinals – Winfield-Mt. Continue Reading

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West Burlington, Mepo & Winfield-Mt. Union Bow Out of Playoffs; Van Buren Still Alive

In high school football last night (first round of the playoffs)…..  

2A – Cascade 42, West Burlington 0

         Mt. Vernon 20, Mediapolis 9


Class A – Van Buren 30, Belle Plaine 28

                 Maquoketa Valley 49, Winfield-Mt. Union 20



In high school volleyball tonight…..(all Iowa games at 7 pm)


5A regional semifinal – BHS at Iowa City High


4A regional semifinal – Ft. Madison at Clear Creek-Amana


3A regional semifinal – Davis County at Mediapolis


Illinois Class 2A regional championship – West Hancock vs. Continue Reading

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West Burlington, W.Hancock, Winfield-Mt. Union, New London Advance in H-S Volleyball

In high school volleyball last night (regional quarterfinals)…..  

1A – New London eliminated Notre Dame in three games

         Lone Tree beat Iowa Mennonite in three

         Top-rated Holy Trinity swept Harmony (25-6, 25-3 and 25-3)

         Winfield-Mt. Union edged Sigourney in four games


2A – West Burlington ended Danville’s season in three games

         Durant-Bennett eliminated Wapello in three

         West Branch over Pekin in three

         North Cedar got by Lisbon in five games



2A – West Hancock eliminated Illini West in three games (not a sweep in IL)

         Farmington ended West Central’s season in three



In high school football tonight (first-round playoffs)…..  

2A – WB-ND at Cascade, 7 pm

         Mt. Vernon at Mediapolis, 7 pm


1A – Winfield-Mt. Continue Reading

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Burlington Girls Sweep Central

In regional quarterfinal volleyball action…..  

5A – BHS swept Davenport Central 25-20, 25-9 and 25-16


4A – Ft. Madison swept Keokuk

         Fairfield took five games to beat Mt. Pleasant


3A – Mediapolis swept Central Lee

         West Liberty swept L-M


2A — Illinois – West Hancock swept Beardstown (2 games)

                         West Central beat A-Town(Abingdon) in 3 games




Tonight…..(all Iowa games at 7 pm)


1A – Mennonite at Lone Tree

         Notre Dame at New London

         Harmony at Holy Trinity

         Sigourney at Winfield-Mt. Union


2A – Danville at West Burlington

         Wapello at Durant

         Pekin at West Branch

         Lisbon vs. Continue Reading

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Regionals Tonight in Volleyball; Lady Grayhounds Host Davenport Central

It’s time for the regional quarterfinals in girls volleyball and here’s what’s on-tap for tonight…..(all Iowa games at 7 pm)


5A – Davenport Central at BHS


4A – Mt. Pleasant at Fairfield

         Keokuk at Ft. Madison


3A – Central Lee at Mediapolis

         L-M at West Liberty



In Illinois…..  

2A – Beardstown vs. West Hancock at Camp Point(5:30 pm)

         West Central vs. Continue Reading