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...
09/22/2017 - 4:31pm
The Pekin Panthers were looking to stay unbeaten when they traveled to North Mahaska on Friday, Sept. 15. Before North Mahaska knew what happened, Pekin was already up two scores. Monico Requena was already having an outstanding season, averaging over one score per game. He got off to another hot start with 47 and 38-yard dashes for touchdowns....
09/22/2017 - 4:25pm
The Trojans volleyball squad was searching for answers when they competed in a tournament at North Mahaska on Saturday, Sept. 16. To make matters worse, in their previous match on Thursday, Emma Miover and Taylor Dowd both came out with injuries. Mivoer sat out on Saturday while Dowd managed to play, but not at 100 percent. "Without them, I...
09/22/2017 - 4:23pm
With the conference tournament just around the corner, the Pekin Panthers headed into Williamsburg on Saturday, Sept. 18 to prepare. The Panthers didn't get off to a great start, facing 11th ranked Tipton in their first match. They lived up to their ranking, beating Pekin handily 25-8, 25-15. "They passed extremely well and had multiple...
09/22/2017 - 4:20pm
The Sigourney volleyball squad traveled to Keota on Monday, Sept. 11. It was their first match in two weeks, having beat Pekin on Aug. 29. Things didn't start out the way Sigourney fans hoped, with Keota taking an early lead. The Savages also helped out Keota's cause, with a handful of errant serves. Sigourney couldn’t seem to find...
09/14/2017 - 11:37am
Before Kenny Bales brought his talents to the old Sigourney High School, he was part of the lower-class Ollie teams. His signature sport was track, but he also made roster for basketball and baseball, to help keep him in shape year-round. In 1951 his family moved to the Sigourney district, where he would become a household name. During his...
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