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Hawkeyes Start Strong but Can’t Hang On; Cards to Face BoSox

IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL YESTERDAY(SAT)….. OHIO STATE 34, IOWA 24

BAYLOR 71, IOWA STATE 7

SOUTH DAKOTA 38, UNI 31 (2 OT)

WISCONSIN 56, ILLINOIS 32

YOUNGSTOWN STATE 24, WIU 14

IOWA WESLEYAN 23, WESTMINSTER 14

MISSOURI 36, FLORIDA 17

 

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are going to the World Series for the third time in 10 seasons. Shane Victorino launched a go-ahead grand slam in the bottom of the seventh to lift the Red Sox past the Detroit Tigers 5-2 in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series. Next up for the Red Sox are the St. Louis Cardinals, who won the National League pennant by crushing the Dodgers 9-0 on Friday night. Continue Reading

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BHS-Davenport North Set Conference Scoring Record

IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL LAST NITE…
BURLINGTON 69, DAVENPORT NORTH 52 (MOST TOTAL POINTS IN A GAME(BOTH TEAMS COMBINED) IN CONFERENCE HISTORY)

 

TONITE…

WB-ND AT MID-PRAIRIE

MEDIAPOLIS AT COLUMBUS

DANVILLE AT LONE TREE

WACO AT NEW LONDON

CENTRAL LEE AT L-M

FT. MADISON AT WASHINGTON

MT. PLEASANT AT KEOKUK

WAPELLO AT IOWA CITY REGINA

SIGOURNEY-KEOTA AT CARDINAL

WINFIELD-MT.UNION AT VAN BUREN

LISBON AT HIGHLAND

STARK COUNTY AT WEST CENTRAL

MERCER CO. AT RIVER VALLEY

UNITED AT MID-COUNTY

ILLINOIS VALLEY CENTRAL AT ILLINI WEST

PITTSFIELD AT MACOMB

QUINCY NOTRE DAME AT WEST HANCOCK

TOMORROW(SAT)…MONMOUTH-ROSEVILLE AT ST. JOSEPH-OGDEN

 

IN CROSS COUNTRY, THE BURLINGTON BOYS CAME IN SECOND BEHIND PLEASANT VALLEY AT THE CONFERENCE MEET IN BETTENDORF.   INDIVIDUALLY, BHS’S STEVEN KRUSE PLACED THIRD.   FOR THE GIRLS, KELLY MICKAEL FINISHED 52ND AND BROKE 19 MINUTES FOR THE FIRST TIME.  SHE WAS THE ONLY BHS GIRL IN THE VARSITY RACE. Continue Reading

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Grayhounds Play Rare Thursday Game

IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TONITE(THURS)…
 

BURLINGTON AT DAVENPORT NORTH (KBUR)

  

TWO BURLINGTON BOWLERS HAVE BEEN NAMED TO THE LOCAL HALLS-OF-FAME.   GEORGE FREY BECOMES THE 101ST MEMBER OF THE MENS HALL…WHILE THE WOMEN CHOSE JUNE GALBRAITH AS THEIR NEWEST INDUCTEE.   

IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL TODAY…

 FT. MADISON AT MT. PLEASANT

KEOKUK AT WASHINGTON

THE MEDIAPOLIS INVITATIONAL

VAN BUREN AND CARDINAL AT DAVIS CO. ILLINI WEST AT WEST HANCOCK

PRINCEVILLE AT WEST CENTRAL

 

IN COLLEGE ACTION…IOWA WESLEYAN AT MCMURRAY

  

IN HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY…

 IT’S THE MAC MEET AT CROW CREEK IN BETTENDORF

“       “       MEDIAPOLIS INVITATIONAL

THE PEKIN INVITATIONAL IN FAIRFIELD

THE SOUTHEAST CONFERENCE MEET AT KEOKUK

VAN BUREN AND WINFIELD-MT.UNION AT THE LAKE DARLING INVITE

 

 

IN GIRLS SWIMMING…KEOKUK AT OTTUMWA Continue Reading

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Senior BHS Swimmers Go Out with Win

IN GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING…
 

BURLINGTON 90, CLINTON 69 (SENIOR NITE AT BHS)

 

 

IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL…

THE BHS GIRLS SWEPT DAVENPORT NORTH (25-14, 25-22 & 25-15), ENDING A 25-MATCH “MAC” LOSING STREAK.  

ELSEWHERE…

WEST BURLINGTON SWEPT VAN BUREN

WACO SWEPT L-M

(#12-1A) WINFIELD-MT.UNION SWEPT WAPELLO

CENTRAL LEE SWEPT HARMONY

WEST HANCOCK BEAT MENDON UNITY IN TWO GAMES

 

 

IN CROSS COUNTRY…

LOUISA-MUSCATINE WON THE BOYS COMPETITION AND ILLINI WEST THE GIRLS RACE, AT THE CENTRAL LEE INVITATIONAL IN DONNELLSON.   INDIVIDUALLY, FOR THE BOYS, L-M’S BEN CHAPMAN CROSSED THE FINISH LINE FIRST…ILLINI WEST’S CARLY GARNETT FOR THE GIRLS.     THE BOYS TEAM FINISHES, AFTER L-M, WERE VAN BUREN, DANVILLE-NEW LONDON, WINFIELD-MT.UNION AND KEOKUK.  FOR THE GIRLS, L-M WAS SECOND AS A TEAM, FOLLOWED BY DANVILLE-NEW LONDON, VAN BUREN AND KEOKUK. Continue Reading

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New London V-Ballers End Regular Season with Sweep

IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL…
 

(#3-1A) NEW LONDON SWEPT FAIRFIELD MAHARISHI AND HARMONY

 

 

IN GIRLS GOLF…

 

WEST CENTRAL’S CIERRA PULSE AND ILLINI WEST’S JOSIE FINCH AND MORGAN TOTSCH FAILED TO ADVANCE FROM THE CLASS A SECTIONAL AT GIBSON WOODS IN MONMOUTH.  

 

IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL TODAY…

BHS HOSTS DAVENPORT NORTH

WB AT VAN BUREN

CARDINAL AT DANVILLE

CENTRAL LEE AT HARMONY

L-M AT WACO

WINFIELD-MT.UNION AT WAPELLO

ILLINI WEST AT RUSHVILLE-INDUSTRY

WEST CENTRAL AT WEST PRAIRIE

 

IN GIRLS SWIMMING…BHS HOSTS CLINTON

 

IN CROSS COUNTRY…THE CENTRAL LEE INVITATIONAL

 

IN LOCAL COLLEGE SPORTS…

 

VOLLEYBALL…IWC HOSTS GREENVILLE

MENS & WOMENS SOCCER…IWC AT EUREKA Continue Reading

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BHS Linksters Place 9th at State

THE BURLINGTON HIGH SCHOOL BOYS GOLF TEAM FINISHED 9TH AT THE 4A STATE TOURNAMENT IN MARION. 

ANKENY CENTENNIAL WON THE TEAM TITLE, FOLLOWED BY CEDAR RAPIDS KENNEDY…WEST DES MOINES VALLEY AND BETTENDORF.  INDIVIDUALLY FOR THE GRAYHOUNDS, JARED HOELZEN PLACED 18TH WITH A 162…ZACH SWINK WAS 20TH WITH A 163…JACE MUELLER SHOT A 165, GOOD FOR 29TH…WHILE BRIAN PETERSON, WILLIAM BREUER AND JOHN WERNER CAME IN 41ST, 71ST AND 74TH, RESPECTIVELY.    MATHIAS GRIFFEN OF ANKENY CENTENNIAL WON THE INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIP IN A PLAYOFF WITH OTTUMWA’S MATTHEW WALKER.  

IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL SATURDAY…

 

TEXAS TECH 42, IOWA STATE 35

SOUTH DAKOTA STATE 38, WESTERN ILLINOIS 14

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS 24, NORTHERN IOWA 17 (OT)

MISSOURI 41, GEORGIA 26

NORTHERN ILLINOIS 27, AKRON 20

 

 

 

IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL TODAY…

 

NEW LONDON AND HARMONEY AT F-FIELD MAHARISHI

 

IN COLLEGE V-BALL…SCC AT MONMOUTH JAYVEES

 

 

IN GOLF…

 

THE ILLINOIS SECTIONALS AT MONMOUTH Continue Reading

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Heat, Illini West, W.Hancock Advance Golfers

IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL…
 

WEST CENTRAL BEAT ROWVA IN THREE GAMES AT BIGGSVILLE

 

 

IN GIRLS GOLF…

 

THE HEAT’S CIERRA PULSE SHOT A 91 TO ADVANCE TO THE SECTIONALS AT MONMOUTH MONDAY.   ALSO ADVANCING OUT OF YESTERDAY’S REGIONAL WERE ILLINI WEST’S MORGAN TOTSCH AND JOSIE FINCH.  

AND WEST HANCOCK’S GIRLS SHOT A COMBINED 306 TO ALSO ADVANCE…AS A TEAM…TO MONDAY’S SECTIONAL AT GIBSON WOODS. Continue Reading

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BHS Boys Golf Team Heading to Marion; Crusaders Get By New London

LOCAL SPORTS FOR Wednesday, October 09, 2013
 

THE BURLINGTON HIGH SCHOOL BOYS GOLF TEAM HAS QUALIFIED FOR STATE.   BRIAN PETERSON SHOT A 3-OVER-PAR 75 YESTERDAY AT THE CLASS 4A DISTRICT MEET IN DAVENPORT, TYING HIM FOR SECOND.  THE TEAM SHOT A 317 FOR THIRD PLACE AND A TRIP TO MARION THIS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.     (BETTENDORF WAS FIRST AND PLEASANT VALLEY SECOND.)

 

THREE OF THE WEST CENTRAL HEAT BOYS GOLF TEAM ADVANCED TO THE CLASS 1A SECTIONAL TOURNAMENT IN HAVANA.  BRENT NICHOLS, JEFF COLWELL AND JACOB WETZEL WILL ALL PLAY THIS WEEKEND.  

 
IN GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL, THE TOP-RATED 1A TEAM IN THE STATE, HOLY TRINITY, BEAT NUMBER-4 NEW LONDON IN THREE GAMES, BUT IT WAS CLOSE:  25-18, 25-20 AND 25-11 AT SENIOR NITE IN NEW LONDON.  
 
ELSEWHERE…
(#15-3A) MEDIAPOLIS OVER WACO IN THREE GAMES

(#1-5A) BETTENDORF SWEPT BURLINGTON IN THREE

NOTRE DAME OVER CARDINAL IN FOUR

WB BEAT DANVILLE IN THREE

(#12-1A) WINFIELD-MT.UNION DEFEATED LONE TREE IN FOUR

CENTRAL LEE OVER VAN BUREN IN THREE

IMS BEAT WAPELLO IN THREE

FT. MADISON SWEPT KEOKUK IN THREE

 

THE COACH’S SON IS OUT AGAIN FOR THE WESTERN ILLINOIS LEATHERNECKS.   SENIOR BILLY MOLINARI SUFFERED A SEASON-ENDING KNEE INJURY, ACCORDING TO HEAD COACH JIM MOLINARI.  BILLY ONLY GOT A CHANCE TO PLAY IN THREE GAMES DURING HIS CAREER AT WESTERN.  

AND SPEAKING OF BASKETBALL, FORMER HAWKEYE AND 9-YEAR NBA VETERAN BOBBY HANSEN WILL BE THE FEATURED SPEAKER AT SCC’S CELEBRITY NITE TOMORROW AT PZAZZ.  SOCIAL HOUR IS AT 5:30…DINNER AT 6:30…AND HANSEN WILL TAKE TO THE PODIUM AT 8. Continue Reading