Sports

12/05/2017 - 12:19am
Derek Greiner has now made two memories in the same building, two of which he'll never forget. The first occurred 16 years ago, when Greiner helped lead his Savage Cobras to a state title, something they'd come ever so close to the three previous years. Just over a week ago, on Nov. 17, he was announced as one of six men to be inducted in this year's Hall of Fame class. Greiner's...
09/28/2017 - 1:32pm
After a tough loss against one of their tougher opponents on the season, SK rebounded with a strong performance against Van Buren on Sept. 22. After putting up a total of 20 points against Iowa City, Regina the week before, SK put up 19 straight points to start their game last Friday. JD Stout got things started with a 47-yard toss from the hands...
09/28/2017 - 1:26pm
There aren’t many times when a player turns coach, and then has a matchup with their former coach on the schedule, at least not in Keokuk County. That was the case when the Tri-County Trojans hosted the Sigourney Savages on Thursday, Sept. 21. Trojans coach Sydney Davis was looking to beat Chris Carter, her former instructor, for the second...
09/28/2017 - 1:23pm
The Pekin volleyball team was struggling recently before they headed into their conference tournament on Thursday, Sept. 21. Pekin would go on to win three of its four matches to have a higher seeding in the conference finals on September 23. Before they could get to the finals, they'd have to play through four teams, the first being...
09/28/2017 - 1:21pm
Earlier this season, E.V. and Keota clashed on a neutral court, with E.V. besting Keota in two sets. The two squared off again on Thursday, Sept. 21, when Keota traveled to North English. E.V. got a much-needed win, coming off a difficult loss to Belle Plaine, while Keota had gotten their first win earlier in the week. Nothing came easy for either...
09/22/2017 - 4:37pm
Teams from around the region came to run at the English Valleys Cross Country Invitational in North English on Tuesday, Sept. 12.  The Sigourney boys and E.V. girls both posted finishes in the top five of their respective races. The race was difficult for those in attendance, having to fight the heat while running up large hills throughout...
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