Tri-County found just enough offense to slip past the Twin Cedars Sabers in varsity girls’ basketball action Thursday, Jan. 9.

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The Diagonal Maroons came calling on the Twin Cedars Lady Sabers Tuesday, Jan. 14, and pulled out a 41-34 win despite trailing 26-24 at the end of three quarters.

Pleasantville snapped a two-game losing skid by thumping the Woodward Academy Knights 70-59 in varsity boys’ basketball play Jan. 14 in Pleasantville.

Knoxville hammered the Clarke Indians the first time the two teams faced off in Osceola back in Dec. 10, by the final of 79-49.

The Knoxville Lady Panthers came into Monday night’s non-conference encounter at Pella Christian with only one loss and the host Pella Christian Eagles were without a win. On paper it appeared to be an easy win for Knoxville.

After opening the season with four straight wins the Pleasantville Trojans have run into difficulty in getting win number five under their belt.

The Knoxville Panthers stepped out of the South Central Conference Monday, Jan. 13, to visit long time rival Pella Christian on Eagle Lane Monday night. The welcoming party was not any too kind to the Panthers as the Eagles used a tenacious defense and a strong inside game to post a 21-6 lea…

The Twin Cedars Sabers hosted the Diagonal Maroons Tuesday night in a game the Sabers were hoping to win. The Sabers were right in position for the win for three quarters, but they ran out of gas in the final stanza. The Maroons used a 12-5 splurge in the final eight minutes to salt away the…

The Knoxville Panthers improved to 11-1 overall with a win at home Thursday, Jan. 16 over the Clarke Indians. Knoxville checks in at 7-0 in the South Central as they look to three-peat as champions.

Many teams have a game that they would like to forget. For the Pleasantville Trojans, that game was played Tuesday, Jan. 7, when they suffered a 44-16 loss to the Woodward-Granger Hawks at home.

The Knoxville Panthers returned from the holiday break with action on the mat at home against the Ballard Bombers Tuesday, Jan. 7.

A 38-22 win over the Murray Mustangs at home Monday, Jan. 6, put the Melcher-Dallas Lady Saints at 5-5 overall and 4-1 in Bluegrass Conference play.

Pleasantville came very close to topping one of the best teams in the West Central Activities Conference (WCAC) Jan. 7 at home.

Makeup games that have been announced from cancellations this past weekend include the Knoxville Panthers vs Albia Blue Demons and the Pleasantville Trojans vs. Chariton Chargers.

Knoxville posted a couple of bowling wins in a match on the lanes in Des Moines at Bowlerama Tuesday, Jan. 7.

Something had to give when Twin Cedars hosted the Tri County Trojans Thursday, Jan. 9, in varsity boys’ basketball action.

The Knoxville High School Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions are slated to be held Friday, Jan. 17 at the high school.

The non-profit National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum Foundation is gearing up for a big week in Tulsa, Oklahoma, during the 34th Annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals, presented by General Tire, January 13-18, 2020.

The Pleasantville Trojan varsity wrestling team has kept a hectic pace to start the 2019-2020 season.

Albia, co-leader in the South Central Conference, came on strong in the second half to take a 62-49 win from the visiting Pleasantville Trojans Saturday afternoon. The Trojans, using a strong inside game led by Teron Mount and Mitch Harken, stayed close to the Blue Demons through the first h…

A game at I-35 High School Friday night proved costly to the Pleasantville Lady Trojans. The Trojans came out of that fray with three players injured and unable to play in a non-conference encounter at Albia Saturday afternoon. Among the injured were the top two scorers on the team and anoth…

The Knoxville Panthers broke in the New Year with a non-conference tilt against the Lady Jays from Bondurant-Farrar Friday night on the home hardwood. For the first six minutes of the contest the two teams matched each other point for point. But the next six minutes spelled disaster for the …

In a game that looked rather bleak at halftime, the Knoxville Panthers put on a comeback for the ages Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

After a slow start Saturday,, the Knoxville Panthers, ranked No. 13 in 4A, warmed up to the surroundings on the big stage at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

The Moravia Mohawks blew into the Twin Cedars gymnasium like a “Polar Express” Tuesday night, Dec. 17, and left the Sabers strewn in the wake of an 81-51 blowout.

Winterset won the Jim Kinyon Invitational Wrestling Tournament at Roland-Story High School Dec. 20.

Pleasantville played hard and they fared fairly well against a talented Des Moines Christian varsity girls’ team Friday, Dec. 20.

The Pleasantville Trojans stayed within shouting distance of the Des Moines Christian Lions Friday, Dec. 20 at halftime.

When the Knoxville Panthers called on the Rockets of EBF at Eddyville Friday, Dec. 20,, it turned into a high octane basketball game with both teams enjoying an up tempo pace. Knoxville finished the third period with a 12-0 run to take a comfortable 64-40 lead, and it looked liked things wer…

The Knoxville Lady Panthers closed out 2019 with a trip to Eddyville to tangle with the EBF Rockets. The Panthers struggled in the defensive court during the half, but they were in high gear in the second half and posted a 66-39 victory to keep their record unblemished.

The third quarter proved to be the difference between winning and losing when it came to the Twin Cedars Sabers facing the Melcher-Dallas Saints in M-D Friday, Dec. 20.

The 2019 racing season at the Knoxville Raceway was another tremendous year filled with excitement from the drop of the green flag in April to the final checkered flag in September.

Students in the O-Zone cheer on the Pleasantville varsity basketball teams as they faced off against Des Moines Christian in the final high school games of the year before the holiday break. They were in the holiday spirit with their clothes they wore.

Knoxville led 19-0 early and they coasted from there to gain a huge 71-36 win over the Davis County Mustangs Tuesday, Dec. 17 at home.

When the Twin Cedars Lady Sabers hosted Moravia Tuesday Dec. 17, it was a game that they felt they could win. But three problems plagued the Sabers. Number one was that they didn’t get enough shots. Only 35 shots were taken.

Following a strong outing from the Knoxville Panthers on the home court Tuesday, Dec. 17 with a 79-41 win over the Davis County Mustangs, coach Jeff Larson replied, “We have a very unselfish basketball team.”

The Panorama Panthers playing at home, had a fast start Monday, Dec. 9 as they led the Pleasantville Trojans 25-7 at the close of the first quarter.

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