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BGM boys win first SICL XC crown since 1997

by dhayes on October 21, 2014

By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM boys cross country team captured the SICL cross country title in Montezuma on Thursday, Oct. 17 on a day perfect for running – mellow temperatures and a slight, cooling breeze. The Bears took advantage of the day by scoring 44 points – they had five runners in the top […]

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By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears shut down the state’s leading passer in Class A and defeated the Colfax-Mingo Tigerhawks 37-0 at home on Friday, Oct. 17. The shut out win sets up a season finale against No. 3 and undefeated Montezuma for the district title in Brooklyn on Friday, Oct. 24 at 7 […]

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Grinnell Tigers stop East Marshall, HLV Warriors

September 30, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The Grinnell Tigers girls volleyball team stopped a determined East Marshall in three to capture a 25-21, 25-16 and 25-19 game on Monday, Sept., 22. The Tigers were led by Kiara Petersen with seven kills and 13 digs while both Madison Krumm and Josie Leshen had six kills each. Leshen also […]

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Massengale rushes for 309 yards to lead BGM in win

September 30, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears ran over GMG, Garwin on Friday, Sept. 26 as they defeated the Wolverines 54-12 at the BGM homecoming game in Brooklyn. Behind a 309 yard rushing game on 19 attempts by running back Colton Massengale and 124 yards on 12 attempts by quarterback Tanner Jansen, the Bears scored […]

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No. 7 Montezuma stops Hawks 25-0

September 23, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Grinnell wins first game of season with safety in final minutes The Class A No. 7 Montezuma Braves’ Mitch Stevens rushed for 239 yards, including a 62-yard scamper to open scoring for the Braves on their first possession, as they defeated Lynnville-Sully 25-0 at home on Friday, Sept. 19 Montezuma cleaned […]

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Grinnell cross country teams wrap up tourney

September 23, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Tigers boys, girls capture team titles at South Tama Grinnell’s Jackson Schulte ran a 16:39 to capture first place in the South Tama County Invitational and led the Tigers to a first place team finish. The Tigers placed seven runners in the top 12 to score 31 points to finish first, […]

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BGM stops Bravettes in high school volleyball

September 23, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@dmreg.com Bears need four to stop Montezuma in high school volleyball The BGM Bears lost the opener, then came back to win three straight as they defeated the Montezuma Bravettes in four on Monday, Sept. 25. Led by Kayleen Beck with 17 kills and Jolissa Kriegel with 10, the Bears lost the […]

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BGM Bears gear up for homecoming

September 18, 2014 BGM sports

Entries sought for school parade By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears are ready for homecoming week starting on Monday, Sept. 22 and are gearing up for a week of activities. They are also looking for entries for their parade on Wednesday, Sept. 24. According to Matt Goodrich, president of the BGM student body, the […]

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BGM’s Miller takes lead at ISU

September 18, 2014 BGM sports

Jevohn Miller becomes a leader on and off the field for Iowa State By TOMMY BIRCH tbirch@dmreg.com Jevohn Miller was a soft-spoken freshman who still had to get ready for his high school prom when he was first tossed into the spotlight at Iowa State. The Cyclones linebacker has since grown as a person and […]

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Bravettes beat North Mahaska in five sets

September 18, 2014 BGM sports

By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The Montezuma Bravettes defeated the North Mahaska Warhawks in a hard fought five sets on Thursday, Sept. 11. Led by Mackenzie James with 10 kills, 21 digs and three aces, the Bravettes won the first two sets – 25-12 and 25-19 – before the Warhawks fought back to capture the next […]

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