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(10/3) Week 6 Area Football Scores

Here are the high school football finals from Southeast Iowa Friday night:
Fairfield 41 Keokuk 23
Pekin 50 Cardinal 0
Danville 25 Van Buren 22
Sigourney-Keota 48 Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont 6
Albia 50 Davis County 0
Cedar Rapids Washington 53 Ottumwa 17
Washington 54 Fort Madison 35
Clear Creek Amana 20 Mount Pleasant 6
Central Lee 63 West Burlington Notre Dame 14
Williamsburg 25 Mid-Prairie 0
Winfield-Mount Union 46 New London 14
Lone Tree 36 Waco 17
Mediapolis 35 Wilton 14
Grinnell 28 Oskaloosa 7
North Polk 47 Centerville 14
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Seymour-Moulton Udell 56 Harmony 0

(10/2) Molly Ryan And Marshall Fiske Are FHS Homecoming Queen And King

The Fairfield High School Homecoming pep rally last night was highlighted by Molly Ryan being crowned Queen and Marshall Fiske the King. The powderpuff football scores included:
Senior girls won the championship game 6-0 over the juniors
In the semifinal round:
The seniors nipped the freshman 8-6
and the juniors blanked the sophomores 6-0

(10/2) Cardinal Volleyball Team Rolls Over Van Buren

Cardinal swept Van Buren 25-6, 25-12, 25-6 in varsity volleyball last night. Carli Campbell came through with 19 assists from setting, hit all 17 serves, 2 of them aces and totaled 3 digs. Lexi Fullenkamp was good on each of 14 serves including one ace. Shelby Smith provided 12 set assists. Dakota Durflinger ripped 11 kills and 2 aces. Sarah Schmidt didn't miss 9 serves, 4 of them aces. Candice Guiter had 8 kills and 2 blocks, one a solo. Jessie McElderry hit all 8 serves, totaled 5 kills, 3 digs and 2 blocks with one solo. Cassidy McMartin chipped in 5 aces and 5 kills. The Comets now have a record of 14 and 3. 

(10/2) Pekin Tops Lone Tree In Volleyball

The Pekin varsity volleyball team beat Lone Tree 25-15, 20-25, 25-11, 25-13 last night. Courtney Comstock handed out 30 set assists and provided 12 digs. Beth Atwood finished with 20 kills, 2 ace serves and one block. Maci Gambell hit 19 of 21 serves including 6 aces, totaled 10 digs, 8 kills and a block. Emily Bemis racked up 19 digs. Shelbie Williams had 5 kills and 2 aces. Madi Lathrop contributed 8 assists. The Panthers are 18 and 5 this season.

(10/2) Pekin CC Results From Bud Williams Invitational

Pekin finished 3rd of 6 in the Iowa City High girls cross country meet yesterday at West Branch. The score of 86 included Gwynne Wright 5th in 19:09, Shea Dahlstrom ended up 14th at 20:11, Taylor Lock 16th with a time of 20:26, Zoey Wright 23rd in 21:14 and Hunter Lock 33rd (28 points) clocked at 21:28. 

The Panther boys took 4th of 6 totaling 114. Ryan Millikin was 13th in 17:04, Malcolm Myers 16th with a time of 17:11, Austin Fariss 28th (23 points) at 17:49, Sam Roth 40th (scored 30) in 18:22 and Cameron Little 44th (32 points) in 18:37. 

The girls alternate/JV highlights 

(10/2) Ottumwa Competes In West Branch Cross Country Meet

The Ottumwa boys cross country team was 5th of 6 during the Iowa City High Bud Williams invitational yesterday at West Branch with 121 points. Dalton Bowers was 7th running a time of 16:53. The other top performances came from Roger Cruz 29th at 17:49, Connor Riley 34th in 18:00 and Curtis Ford 35th with a clocking of 18:09.

Ottumwa also took 5th in the girls competition scoring 144. They were led by Kylie Latham finishing 15th at 20:15 and Alejandra Gaspar 30th with a time of 21:24. Urbandale won both team titles, the boys totaled 30 points and the girls just 22.

(10/2) Fairfield 7th Grade Volleyball Team Meets Keokuk

Fairfield faced Keokuk in 7th grade volleyball yesterday. The scores:
The A competition was a split 19-21, 21-12
The B squad came up short 17-21, 16-21
Fairfield was topped 19-21. 15-21 in the C match
The Trojans were nipped in the one D set 20-22
Sophie Miller and Makiya Sisk paced the serving. The passing was led by Olivia Jones, Lauren Kraemer, Abby Schaefer and Sophie Wallerich. Erica Bochman had the most kills and Jones finished as the assist leader.

(10/2) Van Buren Falls To Cardinal In Volleyball

The Van Buren varsity volleyball team was downed at Cardinal 6-25. 12-25, 6-25 last night. Libby King hit all 9 serves. Grace Thomas didn't miss on 7 serves including one an ace, provided 4 digs and one kill. Hannah Heiserman added 5 digs. 

(10/1) Fairfield Boys Middle School CC Results

Fairfield was at the Washington middle school boys cross country invitational Tuesday. Here are the individual placings:
5th Bryan Wilkins 12:01

8th Michael Holt 12:10
14th Jacob Watson 13:02
17th Drake Drish 13:11
24th Dagan Burnett 13:45
29th Brecken Courtright 14:00
33rd Kevin Kretz 14:13
34th Chance Swan 14:14
41st Eli Moore 14:37
43rd Caleb Heisel 14:38
44th David Burnett 14:38
47th Aiden Daugherty 14:55
52nd Colton Crowl 15:38
58th Tommy Jones 16:21

(10/1) Fairfield Runs In Washington Middle School Cross Country Meet

The Fairfield Middle School girls cross country team competed at Washington Tuesday. The results featured:
7th Yonna Gaskell 13:36
10th Marissa Rupe 13:53
11th Mahayla Mellott 14:10
25th Hailey Gevock-Pohren 14:48
32nd Autumn Lisk 15:23
33rd Jade Hird 15:28
40th Samara McLain 16:57
44th Penelope Higdon 18:05
48th Gabrielle Webster 23:38

(10/1) Fairfield Volleyball Team Picks Up Big Win

Class 4A 11th rated Fairfield downed Fort Madison 17-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-19 in a Southeast Conference varsity volleyball road match Tuesday night. Kelsey Roberts handed out 31 assists from setting, didn't miss 19 serves including one ace and totaled 18 digs. Kaylee Watson racked up 23 digs. Mackenzie Flattery hit all 20 serves, 2 of them aces and went 6 of 8 passing. Mackenzi Harwood was good on each of 14 serves with 3 aces and had 12 digs. Shelby Heston and Kara Jeffrey each ripped 12 kills. Delaney Neil provided 11 kills and conerted 4 of 6 passes. Danae Drish was 7 of 10 passing. Natalie Angstead distributed 5 assists and came through with 3 blocks. Molly Ryan added 5 blocks, one a solo. The 22 and 2 Trojans are unbeaten after 4 league matches. Fort Madison is now 3 and 1 in the conference.