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Indians Spoil A Tiger Homecoming

by Ken Allsup Grinnell, Iowa – The Oskaloosa Indians exploded in the first half in the first round of District play on Friday night. The Indians put up 44 points in the first half en route to a 44-7 win. The Indians had a plan for Friday night, and they came out and executed it. […]

North Park knocks off Central volleyball team

Central Dutch Athletics

CHICAGO, ILL.—The Central College volleyball team came up short against the host school on the opening night of the North Park University Invitational Friday night, losing in four sets. The Vikings (12-3) took the victory over Central (6-8) 25-18, 25-22, 16-25, 25-18. “I’m not too happy with how we competed tonight,” Czipri said. “I think […]

Statesmen Start League Play with Shutout of Clarke

William Penn University Athletics

by Wade Steinlage Oskaloosa–The William Penn men’s soccer team thoroughly dominated its Heart of America Athletic Conference opener with a 3-0 victory over Clarke Wednesday. WPU (6-1, 1-0 Heart) was in total control from the first whistle, peppering the goal to the tune of a 24-5 advantage in shots (16-0 in the first half). Unfortunately, […]

William Penn Shut Out in Heart Opener

William Penn University Athletics

by Wade Steinlage Oskaloosa–The Statesmen women’s soccer team did not come out of the league gate as hoped, falling 2-0 to Clarke in its Heart of America Athletic Conference opener Wednesday. WPU (4-2-1, 0-1 Heart), which was outshot 15-11, damaged its own cause early on by allowing an own goal in the fifth minute. The […]

Champ clinches Central women’s soccer match with penalty kick

Central Dutch Athletics

PELLA — Playing in overtime for the third time in as many matches, Central College women’s soccer senior defender Caitlyn Champ (Kearney, Mo.) notched a penalty kick two minutes into the extra period for a 2-1 Dutch win on Wednesday. The victory over the Pioneers (2-3-1) was the first overtime victory of the season for […]

Hawkins claims American Rivers Conference male athlete of the week accolades

Central Dutch Athletics

PELLA— A record-setting day for Central College football quarterback Blaine Hawkins (sophomore, Ankeny) earned him the American Rivers Conference male athlete of the week recognition. He was also named the league’s football offensive player of the week. Through the air, Hawkins was 13-of-15 for 349 yards and five touchdowns. His five touchdown tosses were all […]

All-Around Effort Leads WPU to Victory Over C-SC

William Penn University Athletics

by Wade Steinlage Oskaloosa—The William Penn women’s volleyball returned home after seven consecutive games on the road to take on Heart foe Culver-Stockton Tuesday night. The Statesmen (13-5, 2-2 Heart) beat the Wildcats (6-8, 0-5 Heart) in four sets (25-12, 17-25, 25-11, 25-17) to claim their eighth win in the last nine games. The home […]

Statesmen Fifth Against Top-Notch Field

William Penn University Athletics

by Wade Steinlage Moravia–The William Penn men’s golf team was playing at its home away from home, but that was not enough to overcome talent-rich competition as it hit the links at the Warrior Challenge hosted by Indian Hills CC Monday and Tuesday. #21 WPU finished fifth out of six teams with a solid three-round […]

Balanced approach nets Central volleyball win

Central Dutch Athletics

PELLA—On a night when all four sets were decided by four points or less, the Central College volleyball team come out on top three times for a victory against Buena Vista University Tuesday. The Dutch (6-7, 1-1 conference) got their first American Rivers Conference victory over the Beavers (8-4, 1-1 conference) 26-24, 25-22, 21-25, 25-21. […]

Hot start holds up for Central men’s soccer victory

Central Dutch Athletics

PELLA — In a remarkably rapid start, the Central College men’s soccer team put three goals away in the first six minutes and held on to that lead for a 3-0 victory over Westminster College (Mo.) Tuesday afternoon. It took all of 87 seconds for the Dutch (3-5-0) to score their first two goals against […]


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