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Hoelzen Going to State Again, Rest of Team Left Behind

The Burlington High School boys golf squad finished 6th at the Class 4A district tournament in Bettendorf yesterday, so the Grayhounds won’t be going to state as a team…..but junior Jared Hoelzen shot a 76, including a chip-in on 18, and that gave him a tie for 4th place and a return trip to Polk City.  

In volleyball…

The Danville girls outlasted Lone Tree in five games, the last contest 18-16.  

In cross country…

Louisa-Muscatine won the boys competition at the Mike Jay Invitational in Columbus Junction.   Mediapolis was second, followed by Highland and Winfield-Mt. Union.     In the girls race, Mediapolis took the team title, followed by Wilton, L-M and Columbus. Continue Reading

District Golf Competition Begins

On the high school schedule today…..  

In girls volleyball…

West Central at United

Illini West at Camp Point Central


In boys golf…

It’s the Class 4A district at Palmer Hills in Bettendorf


In cross country…

The Columbus Invitational

The WACO Invitational Continue Reading

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Mepo Bullettes Win 61st Straight

In high school volleyball last nite…

(#7-3A) Mediapolis swept (#15-1A) Winfield-Mt. Union in three games, the Bullettes 61st consecutive North Division win. ND swept Maharishi (in 3)

(#5-1A) New London swept Central Lee

WACO beat IMS in four games


In cross country…

L-M won the boys team title on the strength of Lucas Nowak and Mediapolis…behind Savannah Banwart…the girls crown at the Winfield-Mt. Union Invitational.     Following the Bullettes in the team standings were Wapello and L-M.   For the boys, Mediapolis came in second, then Wapello, Winfield-Mt. Union, Danville-New London, Holy Trinity, ND-WB and then Central Lee. Continue Reading

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Full Card of Local V-Ball Games Today; Danville Gets New Coach

In high school volleyball…

(Tuesday) BHS beat Muscatine in 4 games

(Yesterday) West Central over Ridgewood in 3


In golf…

Mercer County won the Lincoln Trail Conference boys tournament at Spirit Hollow yesterday, with West Central’s Brent Nichols finishing 4th and Jacob Wetzel 5th.   As a team, the Heat placed 4th, behind Mercer, Ridgewood and United.   United’s Jared Smith was the medallist with an 80. Among the girls, Mercer County won the team score and United came in 2nd. Kayla Clauson medaled for the winning team and West Central’s Grace Scott finished three strokes back for second place. In boys golf today…BHS hosts Quincy


In cross country…It’s the Winfield-Mt. Continue Reading

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Nikes Test Tigers on V-ball Court

In high school volleyball yesterday…


(#5-1A) New London defeated Notre Dame in five games

West Burlington beat Cardinal in four

(#6-3A) Mediapolis swept Wapello in three games

Winfield-Mt. Union over Highland in four

WACO beat Columbus in three

Ft. Madison outlasted Fairfield in four games

Mt. Pleasant defeated Washington in four


In cross country…

Ft. Madison swept the boys and girls team titles at the Washington Invitational and the Bloodhounds’ Sara Steffensmeier won the girls individual gold.   FM’s Kaleb Wischmeier placed third for the boys.   Following FM in the boys meet were Highland, Fairfield, Washington, Sigourney, Keokuk and Keota.   The girls team standings behind the Bloodhounds were Fairfield, Washington and Sigourney. Continue Reading

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Big Night Coming Up in H-S V-Ball

In high school volleyball yesterday…


Wapello won the first two, but then lost the next three, falling to Highland in five games.  

In cross country…

The Columbus boys and girls each placed 5th at the Clear Creek-Amana Invitational in Iowa City.   (Vinton-Shellsburg won both meets, followed by Mid-Prairie.)

In cross country today…

The Harmony Invitational

Mt. Pleasant at the Williamsburg Invitational

Illini West and West Hancock at the Macomb Invitational

The Washington Invitational


In boys golf…

BHS at North Scott

Williamsfield at West Central

Liberty and Mendon Unity at West Hancock


In girls swimming…

BHS at Pleasant Valley

Macomb at Keokuk


In volleyball…

BHS at Muscatine

ND at New London

WB at Cardinal

Columbus at WACO

Danville at Central Lee

Maharishi at Harmony

Ft. Madison at Fairfield

Keokuk at West Hancock

L-M at Pekin

Wapello at Mepo

Washington at Mt. Pleasant

Winfield-Mt.Union at Highland Continue Reading

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Today’s Local Schedule

In girls golf…

It’s the West Central Conference Tournament at Hamilton(IL)

In boys golf…

Illini West and Quincy at Quincy Notre Dame


In (girls) volleyball…

West Central at Kewanee Wethersfield

Illini West at West Hancock

Highland at Wapello


In cross country…

It’s the Clear Creek-Amana Invitational at Iowa City


***and if you missed it over the weekend…

High school football…

Cedar Rapids Prairie 49, BHS 10

Williamsburg 42, WB-ND 14

Mediapolis 40, West Liberty 13

Danville 21, New London 14 (OT)

Princeville 24, West Central 0


Fairfield 34, Ft. Madison 15

Clear Creek-Amana 52, Keokuk 7

Assumption 48, Mt. Pleasant 0

Central Lee 21, L-M 0

Illini West 50, Macomb 7

Quincy ND 34, West Hancock 6 Continue Reading

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BHS Homecoming at “New” Bracewell

In high school football tonight…

BHS hosts Cedar Rapids Prairie — Homecoming(KBUR)


Ft. Madison at Fairfield

Keokuk at Clear Creek-Amana

Mt. Pleasant at Davenport Assumption

WB-ND at Williamsburg

Mediapolis at West Liberty

Danville at New London

L-M at Central Lee

Wapello at Wilton

Pekin at Van Buren

WACO at Cardinal

Winfield-Mt. Union at Lone Tree

West Marshall at Columbus

Harmony at Moravia


West Central at Princeville

United at Annawan-Wethersfield

Mercer County at Stark County

Macomb at Illini West

Quincy Notre Dame at West Hancock

Saturday – Crossroads Academy at Monmouth-Roseville


At the Grayhound Invitational cross country meet yesterday…

Alex Bautista led Muscatine to the boys title, while Ben Sterler was Burlington’s top runner at 13th place and ND-WB’S Baron West came in 15th.   Muscatine also won the girls meet, led by Brina Kraft. Continue Reading

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Heat Girls Hold Off Stark County

In girls high school volleyball yesterday…


West Central beat Stark County, 27-25, 23-25 and 25-21.  


It’s the SEI Superconference Tournament pool play

Mendon Unity at Illini West

North Fulton at West Central

West Hancock at Monmouth-Roseville

A-Town at West Prairie


In girls golf…

Brown County and Rushville-Industry at West Hancock


In boys golf…

BHS at Muscatine

Kewanee Wethersfield at West Central

Southeastern at Illini West

West Hancock at Brown County


In cross country…

It’s the Grayhound Invitational at Burlington’s Regional RecPlex Continue Reading