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BGM Bears gear up for homecoming

by dhayes on September 18, 2014

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

by dhayes on September 18, 2014

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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BGM Bears stop Iowa Valley 34-27

September 18, 2014 BGM sports

The BGM Bears used a pounding ground game to overcome a determined Iowa Valley Tigers football team in a 34-27 contest in Brooklyn on Friday, Sept. 12. Behind Colton Massengale’s 262 yards on 43 carries – his second straight 200 plus yard game having rushed for 246 against Waco last week – the Bears built […]

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BGM boys 7th at Raider invite

September 10, 2014 BGM sports

Boelen 13th, Wilson 17th By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears opened the 2014 cross country season at the Williamsburg Raider Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 2 placing seventh in a field of nine teams. The Bears were led by Geert Boelen who captured 13th with a time of 18:50. He finished behind Logan Murray, Mount […]

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Montezuma improves to 2-0 with 28-13 win

September 10, 2014 BGM sports

BGM stops Waco 48-22 ———– By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The Montezuma Braves scored in each quarter to stop Van Buren 28-13 on Friday, Sept. 5. The Braves were led by Mitch Stevens who racked up 201 yards on the ground with 23 carries – he scored once with a 45 yard jaunt in the second […]

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BGM loses 2014 opener 28-14

September 2, 2014 BGM sports

Class 1A Sigourney stops Bears with 28 points in first half By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears fell behind early and couldn’t come back as they fell to Class 1A Sigourney/Keota 28-14 at home on Friday, Aug. 29. Mistakes and penalties hurt the Bears early as Sigourney scored two touchdowns in the first period […]

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Area high school football schedules

August 19, 2014 BGM sports

BGM Aug. 29 Sigourney/Keota Sept. 5 @ WACO, Wayland Sept. 12 Iowa Valley, Marengo Sept. 19 @ North Mahaska, New Sharon Sept. 26 GMG, Garwin Oct. 03 @ Lynnville-Sully Oct. 10 @ Belle Plaine Oct. 17 Colfax-Mingo Oct. 24 Montezuma Grinnell Aug. 29 South Tama County, Tama Sept. 5 @ Williamsburg Sept. 12 Newton Sept. […]

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It’s nearly that time, again!

August 19, 2014 BGM sports

2014 high school football teams open season with games on Friday, Aug. 29 By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com The 2014 high school football season is set to start in a couple weeks – teams open on Friday, August 29. And all four area teams have set their sights on improving after a fantastic 2013 season – […]

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2014 All-State baseball team

August 12, 2014 BGM sports

Four area players named to INA team By DANN HAYES dhayes1@registermedia.com BGM outfielder Kyle Gritsch led the list of area baseball players selected to the All-State baseball team issued by the Iowa Newspaper Association. Also selected to the team were Class 1A players Mitch Gibson, Montezuma, on the second team, and Zac Freese, BGM, on […]

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