Sports

11/12/2018 - 11:33am
As accomplished as Pekin is in cross country, it may come as a surprise not more of their athletes decide to continue running at the next level. After signing to continue their careers, Ryan Millikin and Malcolm Myers found more success at Hawkeye Community College, where they’ve helped the team reach as high as 14th Nationally. The two were recruited by Tyler Mulder, coach of both men...
10/26/2018 - 1:04pm
It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise to see Jacob Glandon record another top 10 finish in a cross country meet, leading the English Valleys boys’ team all season long. This wasn’t just another meet though, it was a top finish at the State Qualifying meet on October 18, advancing him to the State meet later this week. Glandon...
10/26/2018 - 12:59pm
Coming into their matchup against Mediapolis on October 19 there was only one thing on the minds of Cobras players, fans and staff. Win the game and have a very real chance at making the playoffs with a spot in the RPI poll placing them just out of contention, but an upset at Mediapolis could push them in. Things didn’t get off to the best...
10/26/2018 - 12:47pm
A sweep from Iowa Valley ended out the season for the Lady Bears volleyball team when the two met up on October 16 for the first round of Regional play. The match, like their season, was up and down throughout and ended in a close loss. Coming into the matchup, English Valleys had only faced Iowa Valley once earlier in the season. They were swept...
10/26/2018 - 12:44pm
Pekin put itself in position to potentially make the playoffs as an at-large bid, if they could beat Durant on October 19. They came into the matchup on a positive note after handily beating Belle Plaine on the road a week prior and their only losses on the season coming to teams who were going to make the playoffs. Durant got on the scoreboard...
10/26/2018 - 12:42pm
Sigourney was on the road for the first round of Regional volleyball play on October 16, when they matched up with the Wolves of Winfield Mt. Union. The Lady Savages started and ended strong but were unable to beat WMU, losing in three straight sets. Both WMU and Sigourney put up some quick points to get their respective offenses going in the...
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