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Oskaloosa Baseball field upgrades (photo provided)

OSKALOOSA, IOWA — Oskaloosa Schools is proud to announce a series of renovations designed to enhance safety, playability, and inclusivity at its sports and educational facilities.  The project includes upgraded lighting and turf at the high school baseball diamond, the addition of automated sports broadcasting technology for the baseball and softball diamonds, new lighting in […]

Montezuma Triumphs Over Pella Christian in Intense Matchup

Montezuma Community Schools

In a gripping encounter on November 21, 2023, the Montezuma Bravettes secured a solid victory over the Pella Christian Eagles with a final score of 58-48. Montezuma’s strategy and execution were evident throughout the game, with impressive contributions from several players. Ellen Cook, a junior at Montezuma, led the scoring with 28 points, demonstrating skill […]

Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Rockets Triumph Over Pleasantville Trojans in Convincing Fashion


EDDYVILLE, IA — In a dominant display of basketball prowess, the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Rockets soared to a resounding victory over the Pleasantville Trojans with a final score of 69-23. The regular season varsity game, played on Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at 7:15 PM CT, highlighted the Rockets’ formidable skills and teamwork. The Rockets, now 2-0, demonstrated […]

Sigourney Secures Convincing Victory Over Albia in Girls Basketball Showdown


In a competitive girls basketball matchup, Sigourney emerged victorious over Albia with a final score of 56-35. The game, held at Albia High School on November 21, 2023, showcased a dominant performance by Sigourney from the start. Sigourney established a substantial lead in the first quarter, outscoring Albia 25-0, and maintained their advantage throughout the […]


Oskaloosa Color Guard 2023 (photo provided)

OSKALOOSA, IOWA — Oskaloosa Schools announces Kelsey Veldhuizen as the new Oskaloosa High School Color Guard coach, starting in the 2024-25 school year. A native of Oskaloosa, Veldhuizen graduated from OHS in 2002. She brings a wealth of experience and a deep passion for color guard to her new role. Veldhuizen holds a bachelor’s degree […]

NM Girls Open Mat Season at BGM

North Mahaska Warhawks

BROOKLYN – North Mahaska’s young girl’s wrestling team hit the mats for their first competition of the season at the BGM Invitational in Brooklyn Saturday. The lady Warhawks took an individual first and fourth in varsity action and a third in junior varsity. Freshman Macie Little pinned her way to the title at 130 pounds. […]

NM Girls Open Season Ranked

North Mahaska Warhawks

DES MOINES – North Mahaska’s girls basketball team received another top 10 preseason rating on Friday. The Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union has placed the Warhawks at No. 7 in Class 2A. The Cedar Rapids Gazette have NM sixth in Class 2A. Reigning state champion Dike-New Hartford, who also just won the state volleyball […]

JH Wrestlers Compete at EV

North Mahaska Warhawks

North Mahaska’s junior high wrestling team has had a good start to the season. In two dates they have accumulated a 21-9 record and have pinned 17 opponents. The team traveled to North English this past week and again had a successful evening. According to information from Erica Groom Luke Reed won both his matches […]

NM Girls Ranked Sixth in 2A

North Mahaska Warhawks

CEDAR RAPIDS – North Mahaska’s regional final appearance a year ago and the wealth of junior talent returning this season has landed them a preseason sixth spot in Class 2A. Cedar Rapids Gazette sportswriter Jeff Linder released his ratings earlier this week. Reigning champion Dike-New Hartford, who just completed an undefeated volleyball season with another […]

Five Players Inducted Into All-Conference Teams

Oskaloosa Indians

The volleyball courts of the Little Hawkeye Conference witnessed a season of relentless competition, with Oskaloosa High School emerging as a force to be reckoned with. The announcement of the all-conference teams affirmed Oskaloosa’s stance, spotlighting players whose skillful plays and tenacity resonated throughout the season. First Team honors were bestowed upon Kadance Ahn, Oskaloosa’s […]


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