Mike Burvee

10/12/2018 - 4:19pm
Football games tend to last two and a half, maybe three hours tops depending on pace of play and stoppages, but that wasn’t the case on a stormy night October 6 when Pekin and BGM met up. Thanks to a lightning delay that lasted over two hours, the game lasted five hours and ended with another heartbreaking 13-28 loss for Pekin, their second close loss in as many weeks. Pekin got things...
09/20/2018 - 1:32pm
For two straight years, the Pekin boys have crushed Davis County, a 2A school, on their homefield. The Panthers came into this seasons’ matchup having lost to a ranked Mediapolis squad on the road a week prior. Pekin responded by dismantling the Mustangs 56-27 on September 14.           ...
09/20/2018 - 1:29pm
The Lady Savages were hoping they could get a win streak going, coming off a sweep of Tri-County on September 10, but it wouldn’t be easy as they had to take on perennial powerhouse Iowa Valley on the road September 13. Sigourney had some chances to push it into extra sets but couldn’t manage to close out the tail end of sets when they...
09/20/2018 - 1:27pm
Sigourney was back to competing on the cross country course when they ran at Knoll Ridge in North English on September 11. Both boys and girls were able to place with the girls finishing in 6th and the boys taking 7th place out of nine teams. It was Sigourney’s first meet running on a hillier course, the other two being run on more flat...
09/20/2018 - 1:24pm
Seven girls’ teams scored in the cross country meet hosted by English Valleys at Knolls Ridge in North English on September 11. The Lady Bears took third place behind two of their five girls who scored placed in the top 20. Carly Stannerson was the first to cross the line for the Lady Bears, finishing in fifth place, running a time of 23:34...
09/12/2018 - 9:14pm
The Cobras faced a tough non-conference test when they hosted Albia on September 7, hoping to take the momentum gained from a dominating win a week prior, and finish out with their second win. The conditions favored the Cobras ground-and-pound strategy, which ended up doing just enough to get a 22-14 win. The Cobras got first possession of the...
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