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(10/26) IHCC Takes Volleyball Match Over Kirkwood

The 6th ranked Indian Hills volleyball team got a 25-15, 25-15, 25-20 sweep at Kirkwood last night, a school record 24th straight win. The 33 and 3 Warriors visit DMACC in Boone tomorrow night at 7.

Iowa Wesleyan University is hosting volleyball against Westminster College tonight at 7.

(10/26) Davis County Volleyball Team Edges Central Lee

Davis County nipped Central Lee 25-17, 25-27, 26-28, 25-16, 15-7 on the road in a Class 3A regional semifinal varsity volleyball last night. M'chelle Allen handed out 46 assists from setting and hit 29 of 30 serves, 6 of them aces. Hallie Owens totaled 26 digs. Bailea Yahnke had 25 kills and 19 digs. Allyssa Yahnke was 24 of 25 serving with 2 aces and distributed 11 set assists. Jordyn Thompson provided 19 digs, 13 kills and a solo block. Callie Good contributed 14 kills and 5 blocks including 3 solos.

The 25 and 16 Mustangs play 5th rated 32 and 7 Mount Vernon in Washington Monday night at 7. The winner advances to state next week.

(10/26) Oskaloosa Downs Mount Pleasant In Volleyball

The Oskaloosa varsity volleyball team took a 25-14, 25-15, 25-12 Class 4A regional semifinal match over the host Panthers at Mount Pleasant last night. The 16 and 22 Indians visit 3rd rated 33 and 9 Marion Monday night at 7 with the winner advnacing to state.

Fort Madison lost the 4A semifinal at 6th ranked Cedar Rapids Xavier 23-25, 16-25, 24-26 last night. The Southeast Conference champion Bloodhounds finish the season 22 and 10.

(10/25) Pekin Volleyball Team Tops Sigourney

Pekin beat host Sigourney 25-20, 25-12, 8-25, 25-21 in Class 2A regional volleyball last night. Whitney Johnson totaled 30 digs and hit 12 of 14 serves including 2 aces. Haley Gambell didn't miss 28 serves, 6 of them aces, totaled 15 assists from setting and 12 digs. Maci Gambell had 15 kills, 11 digs and went 12 of 13 serving with 3 aces. Hazel Ward provided 10 digs. Kennedy Coleman distributed 7 set assists. Ellie Ledger put down 5 kills and assisted on 4 blocks. Kaitlyn Conger finished with 4 kills. Faith Oostra contributed 4 block assists and Paige Winn added 3. 

The 12-17 Panthers visit 31-7 Mediapolis Thursday night at 7 in the semifinal round. The other side of the bracket has 25 and 9 Tipton facing 33 and 5 North Cedar. The winners play Tuesday at Iowa City West.

(10/24) IHCC Volleyball Team Beats North Platte And Carl Sandburg

Number 6 ranked Indian Hills has set a school record with 23 straight wins after sweeping 2 opponents Friday in the Iowa Central tournament at Fort Dodge. The scores featured:
25-18, 25-15, 25-15 over North Platte Community College
and 25-19, 25-19, 26-24 against Carl Sandburg College
The 32 and 3 Warriors head to Kirkwood in Cedar Rapids tomorrow night with the match getting underway at 6:30.

(10/24) Cardinal Nipped In Football With North Mahaska

The Cardinal varsity football team came up just short 15-7 against North Mahaska on Homecoming night Friday. Marcus Olson accounted for most of the offense totaling 98 yards from 16 runs including the 67 yard touchdown. Devon Danger was credited with 8 tackles, 6 of them solo. Magnus Thunderhawk provided 5 and a half tackles including 4 solos. Trey Albert had 4 and a half tackles, 2 were solo. Braden Ridgway recovered a fumble. The Comets ended up 4 and 5 this season.

(10/14) IWU Football Team Topped By MacMurray

Iowa Wesleyan University came up short 37-21 in football with MacMurray College at Mount Pleasant Saturday. The 1 and 7 Tigers host Martin Luther College this Saturday afternoon starting at 1. 

(10/24) Fairfield Football Team Falls To Solon

The Fairfield varsity football team dropped a 54-14 home game with Solon Friday night. Cam Baumann carried the ball 11 times gaining 105 yards with 90 of them on a touchdown during the 3rd quarter. He ended the season with 1041 yards from 156 rushes, a 6.7 average per rush. Baumann also hit 10 of 22 passes totaling 101 yards. Brandon Smithburg netted 60 yards on 8 runs including a 43 yard TD. Tristin Waugh provided 2 receptions that racked up 36 yards. Cade Lisk had 31 yards on 4 catches. 

Michael Fritz made 5 and a half tackles, Trenton Hanen contributed 5, each with 3 solos. Kyle Roberts, Steeler Higdon and Waugh all contributed 3 tackles, including 2 solos apiece. The Trojans completed the season 5 and 4.

(10/24) Ottumwa Football Team Defeated At Iowa City West

Ottumwa lost 63-14 in varsity football at Iowa City West Friday night. No individual highlights have been listed at this time. They ended up winless in 9 games this season.

(10/24) IWU Topped Twice In Volleyball

The Iowa Wesleyan University volleyball team lost 2 home matches on Saturday. The scores:
21-25, 25-27, 24-26 versus Spalding University
and 16-25, 18-25, 14-25 against University of Wisconsin-Platteville
The 6 and 19 Tigers host Westminster College Wednesday night starting at 7.

(10/24) Davis County Football Team Knocked Off At Albia

Davis County dropped a 48-7 varsity football game against Albia Friday night. No individual stat leaders are available yet. The Mustangs end the year 2 and 7.

(10/24) Van Buren Downed By Columbus Junction In Football

The Van Buren varsity football team fell 48-0 at Columbus Junction Friday night. Individual stat leaders have not been provided at this time. The Warriors finished the season 0 and 9.

(10/24) Football Finals On Friday

Here are scores from high school football in the region Friday night:
Solon 54 Fairfield 14
North Mahaska 15 Cardinal 7
Albia 48 Davis County 7 
Iowa City West 63 Ottumwa 14
Sigourney-Keota 35 Wilton 28
Columbus Junction 48 Van Buren 0
Keokuk 49 Mount Pleasant 28
Washington 81 Fort Madison 0
Oskaloosa 47 West Burlington Notre Dame 6
Mid-Prairie 35 Mediapolis 7
Mount Vernon 56 Williamsburg 21
Centerville 24 Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont 6
Montezuma 28 Lynnville-Sully 14
Central Lee 42 Chariton 9
Wapello 41 Highland 14
New London 31 Winfield-Mount Union 6
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Iowa Valley 52 WACO 38