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BGM sports

Playoffs start Wednesday at 7 p.m.; BGM hosts Edgewood-Colesburg By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com With the regular season over, the high school football teams are preparing for the second season – the 2014 playoffs. First round action for all classes is set to start at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 29 with the following format: the […]

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Braves undefeated for first time since 1988 By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com It’s taken more than 25 years, but the undefeated – read that again, undefeated – and Class A No. 3 Montezuma Braves football team captured the District 7 regular season championship with a 27-7 victory in Brooklyn over the BGM Bears on Friday, Oct. […]

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BGM, Montezuma win first round regional action

October 28, 2014 BGM sports

Both are on the road for the second round By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The BGM Bears and Montezuma Bravettes both defeated first round opponents in the first round of their respective volleyball regional tournaments, and both will be on the road in the second round. In Class 2A, Region 6, the BGM Bears overcame a […]

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Tigers send both boys and girls teams to state; BGM sends two runners

October 28, 2014 BGM sports

Frishmeyer, Schulte place fifth for Grinnell By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The Grinnell Tigers are right back in the thick of things with both the girls and boys cross country teams heading to the state cross country meet at Lakeside Municipal Golf Course, Fort Dodge, on Saturday, November 1. While the Tigers are used to this […]

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IOWA POSTSEASON FOOTBALL — First-round pairings

October 25, 2014 Amana Colonies news

Note: All games are at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29. Class 3A * Newton at Clear Creek Amana. Class 2A • PCM of Monroe at Williamsburg. Class A • Belle Plaine at Van Buren • Edgewood-Colesburg at BGM • Pleasantville at Montezuma 8-Man • Wayne of Corydon at HLV.

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BGM boys win first SICL XC crown since 1997

October 21, 2014 Belle Plaine sports

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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Bears shut down state’s leading passer with 37-0 win

October 21, 2014 BGM sports

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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