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Osky Boys Start Playoff Run With Victory.

Oskaloosa Indians

by Matt Saville The Osky boys baseball team was looking for a fresh start, as the last couple weeks of the regular season were a disappointment. They kept coming up on the short end of the contest during those games, but they were hoping that the state tournament would wake them up. It did just […]

Osky Girls Make State For First Time In School History

The Oskaloosa Indians Softball Team qualified for their first ever appearance at the state tournament.

by Matt Saville For the Osky girls softball team, the last two weeks of the regular season were something they would just as soon forget. Well, that’s exactly what they did as they began the State Playoff’s Monday night, at home, against longtime rival Pella. The girls came away with a 5-2 victory to advance […]

Iowa Suffers 66-33 Loss in Orlando

Iowa Barnstormers

Des Moines, IA – The Iowa Barnstormers (6-10) were defeated 66-33 by the Orlando Predators (9-7) at CFE Arena in Orlando, Florida. The Barnstormers loss of more than ten points has eliminated the team from the 2014 AFL playoffs. As the 2014 AFL regular season schedule winds down, each game becomes crucial in determining the […]

#5 Story of the 2013-2014 Year

William Penn University Athletics

The kids were deep in the books last year as WPU’s academic success shines bright as the #5 story from 2013-2014. A total of 79 academic all-Midwest Collegiate Conference honors were given out to Statesmen athletes, including nine to the men’s soccer team. To be eligible for the award, honorees must have completed at least […]

Indians Start Strong Fizzle Out To End Week

Oskaloosa Indians Senior Pitcher Travis Gile helps lead Oskaloosa to a victory over Washington on Senior Night.

by Matt Saville Monday night Oskaloosa did something it hadn’t done all season, and that was win the opening game of a double header. They beat Norwalk 5-2 behind the right arm of senior Nick Rutledge. The second game was called in the 4th inning, with Norwalk leading 1-0, because of weather. That game would […]

Walker, Whitehead Named 2013-2014 Booster Club Players of the Year

Blake Walker helped to lead his team over Dordt in the first round of the NAIA Division II National Championship Tournament.

Oskaloosa–The William Penn University Athletics Booster Club has announced the recipients of the second annual John Eberline Player of the Year Awards. Senior men’s basketball player Blake Walker (Rose Garden, Ga., Physical Education) won the Male award, while senior softball player Jennifer Whitehead (Oskaloosa, Iowa, Biology) collected the Female honor. Walker guided the Statesmen to […]

Osky Girls Struggle To End Regular Season

Oskaloosa Indians

by Matt Saville For the Oskaloosa girls softball team it may be a good thing that it’s tournament time, so they can get refocused and make a playoff run for a state appearance, because the final couple weeks of the regular season have not been friendly to the lady Indians. They went 0-4 this week […]

William Penn Athletics #6 Story of the 2013-2014 Year

William Penn University Athletics

A league title on the lanes ‘strikes’ it rich as the #6 story from 2013-2014. After winning the inaugural Midwest Collegiate Conference title in 2011, the Statesmen men’s bowling team suffered through a two-year drought before hoisting the trophy once again on March 2. The squad, which entered postseason action as the highest-ranked MCC program […]

William Penn Athletics #7 Story of the 2013-2014 Year

William Penn University Athletics

The cream of William Penn’s crop finds their way into the top ten as the #7 story from 2013-2014. Seven Statesmen garnered high marks this past year by being named All-Americans in their respective sports. Two individuals–Brittanee Grove (softball) and Cameron Foster (men’s bowling)–were actually honored twice. Grove, who was the Midwest Collegiate Conference Player […]

Oskaloosa Storm Wins Wisconsin Ho Down Tournament & 2014 State Runner UP

Pictured (L-R)  Front Row: Colton Stout, Wyatt Krier, Kadin Gerard, Reece Sarver,

Back Row:  Dustin Gerard, Tyler Miller, Tyson Breuklander, Iszac Schultz, Noah Van Veldhuizen, Colton Butler,Andrew Else, Travis Miller  Not pictured:Parker Van Waardhuizen (submitted photo)

The Oskaloosa Storm 12U baseball team went 5-0 in the Wisconsin Dells. The Storm played their first pool game against the Chicago Diamond Dawgs and won with a score of 10-8. The second pool game was against the Wisconsin Greenfield Jr. Hawks and handed them a 9-1 defeat with solid hitting and strong defense. The […]

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