11/11/2014 - 9:45am
Gladbrook-Reinbeck 28, Pekin 6
Mishaps happen in high school athletics. A season never goes by without up & downs, positives & negatives, successes and failures.
No single athlete goes through a season without making a mistake, and nearly no team goes through a season without suffering a defeat. Teams will go through turmoil. Plays...
11/06/2014 - 9:22am
Sigourney-Keota 22, West Branch 49
When you’re playing a team as good as fourth-ranked West Branch, mistake-free football is necessary if you want to pull off the upset.
The Sigourney-Keota football team made a few too many mistakes in last Wednesday’s first-round district game against unbeaten West Branch, and were...
11/06/2014 - 9:21am
No matter how it ended, there’s no denying that the 2014 season of the Keota varsity volleyball team was special.
“It was amazing,” head coach Brandi Cave said about her team’s season. “It was a really good season. All of the girls did a great job and had fun doing it.”
An unbeaten 10-0 conference mark and...
11/06/2014 - 9:19am
For the second year in a row, the Pekin varsity volleyball team was handed a vicious second-round regional matchup with top-ten ranked West Branch.
The Bears came into the matchup against Pekin with a 31-5 record and came out of it with their 32nd win of the year.
The Panthers came out poised and determined, gaining a substantial early lead...
11/06/2014 - 9:18am
A difficult matchup with a 23-Winfield-Mt. Union squad stood is what stood in the way of Sigourney’s volleyball team and a berth in the Regional Semifinals.
Unfortunately, the Savages were unable to handle the Wolves’ overpowering size, as WMU showed great balance and finished off Sigourney in fourth sets.
The loss ended...