(8/24) Fairfield Boys CC Highlights From Knoxville Competition
Fairfield was 2nd in the season opening boys cross country meet at Knoxville Monday with a score of 49. That included:
4th Gannon Courtright 20:16
6th Darren Roberts 20:54
8th Mark Diers 21:14
15th Elijah Parr 22:43
and 16th Connor Ryan 22:46
Other top performances came from:
18th Brian Wilkins 22:51
27th Shane Morrissey 24:33
30th Michael Holt 24:55
36th Dalton Rippey 25:40
and 40th Carter Spalla 26:46
Host Knoxville won the championship with 24 points. Norwalk took 3rd scoring 65 and Wayne was the other team totaling 106.
(8/23) IHCC Beats DMACC In Volleyball
The Indian Hills volleyball team swept DMACC last night winning all 3 sets 25-14. The Warriors head to the Wisconsin Dells tournament this weekend.
(8/23) Volleyball Ratings Have Fairfield At Number 10
The Fairfield varsity volleyball team is ranked 10th in the Class 4A preseason poll by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union. Southeast Conference rival Fort Madison got the 14th spot. Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont was number 15 in Class 3A. They will play host Fairfield, Albia and IMS during the Steve Hisel quad Thursday night. Class 1A rated teams include New London 6th and number 9 Holy Trinity Catholic.
(8/23) Pekin Volleyball Team Downs Sigourney And West Burlington
Pekin got by Sigourney 18-21, 21-11, 15-10 and West Burlington 21-16, 10-21, 17-15 in season opening varsity volleyball at Wayland last evening. They were topped by 2 other opponents with the scores featuring:
15-21, 21-19, 11-15 against host WACO
and 17-21, 8-21 verus West Burlington
The stat leaders will be provided later.
(8/23) Van Buren Falls In Season Opening Volleyball
The Van Buren varsity volleyball team started the season at WACO last evening. They were defeated by Centerville, Columbus Junction and the host school. Scores and individual stat leaders are not available at this time.
(8/23) Alex Crile And Will Mertens Make Top All-State Baseball List
Area players named 1st team All-State by the Iowa Baseball Coaches Association were Fairfield 2nd baseman Alex Crile in Class 3A and Will Mertens of Van Buren as a catcher in 2A. They both graduated this year. Junior Cam Baumann from Fairfield received Class 3A 2nd Team recognition as an outfielder.
(8/10) Area Football Schedules
08/26@ Van Buren Community
09/02Southeast Warren, Liberty Center
09/30@ New London1
10/21North Mahaska, New Sharon
(8/5) Fairfield Volleyball Opener
The Fairfield High School varsity volleyball team will start the season hosting the Steve Hisel quad on Thursday August 25th at 5:45. The Trojans will face Albia, Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont and IMS.
(8/3) Football Schedule On August 26th
High school football season openers around the area Friday August 26th will feature:
Fairfield at Williamsburg (live on 1570/KMCD)
Cardinal heads to Van Buren (first Classic 96 game of the week on FM 95.9)
Sigourney-Keota visiting Pekin
Davis County at Fort Madison
Ottumwa at Newton
Clear Creek Amana travels to Mount Pleasant
Albia hosts Washington
Oskaloosa at Pella
Mediapolis at West Burlington Notre Dame
Central Lee will visit Keokuk
Louisa-Muscatine at Mid-Prairie
Pleasantville at Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont
New London in Wapello
Highland at Danville
Winfield-Mount Union visiting Lisbon
WACO is hosting Twin Cedars