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Monte holds on for tight 7-6 win over BGM

by dhayes on June 30, 2015

Braves come-from-behind Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com It was Montezuma’s revenge, in a way, as the Braves came-from-behind, then held off a furious last final inning rally by the BGM Bears to capture a hard-fought 7-6 win at Montezuma on Friday, June 26. Monte pitcher Jake Hasley captured the win pitching 6 1/3 innings while allowing four […]

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BGM drops Montezuma 3-1

by dhayes on June 30, 2015

Hochstetler, Beck hit doubles to lead Bears Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears scored two runs in the fourth and one in the sixth then held off a Montezuma rally to capture a 3-1 win in Montezuma on Friday, June 25. Molly Baldwin captured the win allowing four hits and one run while striking out […]

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Monte, BGM, HLV host 1st round games

June 30, 2015 Belle Plaine sports

Iowa High School Softball Regional Pairings Class 4A Quarterfinals – Thursday, July 9; Semifinals – Saturday, July 11; Regional Finals – Tuesday, July 14 Region 7, July 9 Grinnell at Ballard (Huxley) – 7 p.m. Des Moines Hoover at Newton – 7 p.m. Semifinals, July 11 Grinnell/Ballard winner at Winterset – 7 p.m. Des Moines […]

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OSU coach and Olympic, World champ participates

June 30, 2015 BGM sports

Corky Stuart BGM Community Schools Ray Baker, in his first year as head of maintenance at BGM, and his wife Lori and daughter Brittaney, played a crucial role in acquiring the attendance and services of Oklahoma State University wrestling coach John Smith at the Session 6 Wrestling Team Camp held in Brooklyn June 8-11. This […]

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Nearly 300 attend wrestling camp

June 30, 2015 BGM sports

Corky Stuart BGM Community Schools Nearly 300 young wrestlers participated in the Session 6 Wrestling Team Camp held at BGM Community Schools recently. The camp also saw world champion wrestler John Smith, head coach at Oklahoma State University (two-time NCAA champion, two-time Olympic gold medal winner and four-time world champion and five-time coach of NCAA […]

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High School playoffs to 16-team field

June 23, 2015 Belle Plaine sports

Not everyone is happy with 2016 change in playoff format Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com Iowa’s high school football playoff season will sport a leaner and meaner look starting in 2016, but not everyone is happy with the change in the playoff format. The Iowa High School Athletic Association’s board of control voted Monday, June 15, to […]

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Tigers split with Norwalk

June 23, 2015 BGM sports

Win two against Pella Christian Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com Grinnell scored five runs in the fifth inning to capture the first game of a doubleheader with Norwalk, but couldn’t stop the Warriors in the second game. In the first, Garrett Jay came on in relief and took the 8-6 win pitching 1 1/3 innings, allowing three […]

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Montezuma splits two with Belle Plaine, HLV

June 23, 2015 BGM sports

BGM sweeps Keota in doubleheader Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com In a battle at the plate, the Montezuma Bravettes captured a 7-6 victory in extra innings in the first game of doubleheader against Belle Plaine on Wednesday, June 17, but the bats got quiet in the nightcap as the Plainsmen dominated with a 12-0 win. In the […]

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BGM’s Puls qualifies for state track

June 16, 2015 BGM sports

BGM’s Cooper Puls, the discus champion at the state qualifying meet held in Brooklyn on May 14, was a state qualifier for the 2015 Bears boy’s track and field team. Puls, who threw the discus for 129-feet, 5-inches at the qualifying meet helping the Bears to the team title with 105 points, also qualified for […]

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Bears stop Monte in BGM softball classic

June 16, 2015 BGM sports

Bravettes top Grinnell 10-0 later in week Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears girl’s softball team scored three runs in the ninth inning to win a close 9-7 battle against the Montezuma Bravettes at the BGM Softball Classic in Brooklyn on Saturday, June 6. The Bravettes took an early lead scoring three in the fourth […]

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