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William Penn Athletics News – October 21

William Penn University Athletics

Statesmen Tabbed for Silver Oskaloosa–Despite graduating a good deal of talent, the William Penn men’s bowling team is still figured to be a major player as the Midwest Collegiate Conference coaches’ poll was released today. The defending conference champion Statesmen are picked to place second in the seven-team league with 42 points and one first-place […]

E.B.F.H.S Marching Band Wins Championships!!

EBF State Marching Band 2014 (submitted photo)

On Saturday, Oct. 18th, the Eddyville-Blakesburg High School Marching Band placed 1st in class 2A at the Mid-Iowa Marching Band Championships in Ankeny for the 18th time in the last 20 years. EBF’s score of 65.6 was 11 points ahead of the nearest competitor. The band was also presented with the Outstanding Drumline and Color […]

Central trio earns weekly league honors

Central College

PELLA — Three Central College athletes were named Iowa Conference player of the week in their respective sports Monday. Central free safety Jacob Edleman (senior, Mechanicsville, North Cedar HS) was named the football defensive player of the week, soccer forward Aleksander Glavas (senior, Loves Park, Ill., Guilford HS) was named men’s soccer offensive player of […]

Statesmen Second in MCC Coaches’ Poll

Coach Henry of the Willaim Penn Men's Basketball program utilizes 2 GA's on the team currently.

Oskaloosa–The league’s head men gave a lot of respect to the William Penn men’s basketball team, but also offered up plenty to last year’s regular season champion as the Midwest Collegiate Conference preseason coaches’ poll was released today. William Penn was 24-10 (9-3 MCC) last year, winning the MCC Tournament crown and advancing to the […]

William Penn Athletics News–October 20‏

William Penn University Athletics

Fifth Place Expected of William Penn Women Oskaloosa–In a deep league race, the Statesmen women’s basketball team is slated to finish fifth as the Midwest Collegiate Conference preseason coaches’ poll was released today. William Penn (12-18, 3-9 MCC) picked up 26 points to take the fifth spot in the seven-team league. The MCC’s coaches have […]

WPU Ends Non-Conference Road with Tough Day at Marian

William Penn Football in their home opener 2014

Indianapolis, Ind.–Little went the way of the visitors in a 37-14 MSFA crossover loss to #21 Marian Saturday. #6 William Penn (5-2), which was outgained 419-242, had its four-game winning streak abruptly snapped by the Knights. The squad will look to regroup next Saturday as it returns to Midwest League play for a home game […]

Indians Continue To Struggle In Conference Play

Oskaloosa Sophomore Jason BeeBe suffered a season ending ankle injury against Knoxville Friday night.

Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Oskaloosa Indians varsity football team has had one of those seasons where the record doesn’t represent the effort and desire. Oskaloosa Head Coach Mike Sterner talked about his team’s performance Friday night. “I think we found lots of ways to lose, and that doesn’t have anything to do with the scoreboard. […]

William Penn Athletics News–October 18

William Penn University Athletics

William Penn Ties Again Oskaloosa–In an important Midwest Collegiate Conference matchup, the Statesmen men’s soccer team permitted a last-second goal to settle for a 1-1 tie with St. Ambrose Saturday. William Penn (7-6-2, 2-1-2 MCC) flew out of the gate with tremendous offensive aggression. The effort was not wasted as Facundo Benitez (So., Buenos Aires, […]

Central football team goes airborne to outscore Loras, 41-14

Central College Football 2014

PELLA — There’s more than one way for Central College to move the football. Running back Josh Osborn (senior, Burlington) topped the 100-yard rushing mark for the seventh straight game, but the Dutch (4-2 overall, 2-1 Iowa Conference) also struck through the air for 330 yards in a 41-14 romp past Loras College Saturday. It’s […]

William Penn Athletics News–October 15

William Penn University Athletics

Parra’s Goal Helps WPU Knock AIB from MCC Unbeaten Ranks Des Moines–The Statesmen women’s soccer team made a big statement Wednesday with a 1-0 road victory over AIB in Midwest Collegiate Conference action. William Penn (5-6-3, 2-1-1 MCC) only came up with eight shot attempts (14 for the Eagles), including just two on goal, but […]

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