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Mackenzie Roberts of VM posted a double-double in the victory over Guthrie Center. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

VM girls’ basketball continues to roll

Feb 08, 2016 1:53pm

Van Meter girls’ basketball improved its record to 18-2 on Friday, Feb. 5 against Guthrie Center. In dominant fashion, the Bulldogs defeated their opponent in Van Meter, 58-21.

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It was a milestone night for Nathan Heath, who earned his 100th victory. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

A-D-M defeats Perry, Heath earns 100th victory

Jan 27, 2016 1:02pm

Wrestlers from Adel-DeSoto-Minburn went up against Boone and Perry on Tuesday night. In two tightly contested matchups, A-D-M lost to Boone and defeated Perry.

The final against Boone was 39...

Waukee bowling lost to Marshalltown last week and will look to bounce back against Ankeny on Thursday. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee boys’ bowling falls to Marshalltown on road

Jan 26, 2016 3:52pm

Waukee boys’ bowling fell to Marshalltown on Thursday, Jan. 21. The Warriors were unable to overcome a matchup on the road against the defending state champions. The final score was 3,299-2,894....

VM wrestling defeats Panorama, Southeast Warren

Jan 26, 2016 3:51pm

Van Meter wrestling competed against three teams on Thursday, Jan. 21. The Bulldogs lost to Interstate 35 by a score of 38-30. However, VM was able to defeat Panorama 42-33 and followed that up...

Adam Rose led Waukee with 18 points on Friday, Jan. 22. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Warriors basketball stays hot, notches three wins

Updated: Jan 27, 2016 5:16pm

Waukee boys’ basketball made it six wins in a row over the weekend. On Friday, Jan. 22, the Warriors took down Southeast Polk in commanding fashion, 78-53.

There was never a doubt as to...

Waukee's Carlie Littlefield goes up for a shot against Southeast Polk on Friday, Jan. 22. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee rises over Southeast Polk, falls to Linn-Mar

Jan 25, 2016 12:52pm

Waukee girls’ basketball picked up a big win on its home court against Southeast Polk on Friday. Heading into the matchup, both teams had just two losses. The Warriors were able to handle the Rams...

DC-G's Max Tracy takes down his Nevada opponent on Thursday, Jan. 21. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

DC-G wrestling dominates Nevada, Pella at home

Updated: Jan 27, 2016 5:16pm

Wrestlers from Dallas Center-Grimes dominated their competition on Thursday, Jan. 21 in the Meadows gym. The Mustangs took Nevada 72-6 and Pella 62-12 at the home meet.

DC-G was coming off a...

A-D-M's Sydney Bertman takes a shot against Boone earlier this season. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

A-D-M girls’ basketball dominates on the road

Jan 21, 2016 11:52am

A-D-M girls’ basketball is on a two-game winning streak following a victory over Bondurant-Farrar on the road. The final score on Friday, Jan. 15 was a dominating 91-43.

Nearly every player...

W-G's Kaitlyn Peters heads to the basket against at home against the Lions on Jan. 5th. Photo by Cesar J Toledo

Hawks girls scoring fades away against the Lions

Jan 21, 2016 10:00am

Hawks three-point lead in the first quarter quickly fades away after a combined six points in the second and third quarters to give the visiting Des Moines Christian Lions the 56-30 win.


Hawks' Tanner Vermaas takes down his Van Meter opponent at Perry's Invite. Vermaas took home first place in the 182-pound weight class. Photo by Jessica Gohn

Vermaas placed first at Perry Invite

Updated: Jan 26, 2016 11:56am

Hundreds of competitors, 14-weight classes, multiple matches and one Hawk stands alone atop of his weight class.

Last Saturday, the Woodward-Granger Hawks headed toward Perry to compete at...

W-G's Bodie Harrison scores two of his 23 points at home against the Lions last Friday.  Photo by Cesar J Toledo

Hawks drop three straight last week

Jan 21, 2016 10:00am

It’s been a difficult week for the Woodward-Granger Hawks who recently lost three straight games in one week, which dropped the team record to 2-9 overall and now sit in sixth place in the West...

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