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Bravettes just miss stopping No. 15 Keota 43-40

by dhayes on December 16, 2014

By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The Montezuma Bravettes played a close and tough game against No. 15 Keota, but just weren’t able to pull off the win as they fell to the Eagles 43-40. “It was a fun game against a great team,” said Bravette Head Coach Cory Nikkel. “We knew going in Keota’s defense was […]

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Tigers stop Benton Community 62-39

by dhayes on December 16, 2014

By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The Grinnell Tigers jumped out to a 20-12 first period lead and never looked back as they stopped Benton Community 62-39 on Saturday, Dec. 6. The Tigers, led by three players in double figures, extended their first period lead to 33-18 at halftime. Cade McKnight led Grinnell with 14 points and […]

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Braves open season with 52-46 win over BGM

December 9, 2014 BGM sports

By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The Montezuma Braves opened the season at home with a 52-46 win over BGM on Tuesday, Dec. 2. With Jake Hasley connecting for 13 points and Brody McKeag adding 12, the Braves jumped out to a 16-7 first period lead. The Bears started a comeback in the second period, outscoring Montezuma […]

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BGM drops Montezuma 47-32

December 9, 2014 BGM sports

By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com Kayleen Beck scored 13 points and Jolissa Kriegel controlled the boards with 17 rebounds as the BGM Bears improved to 3-0 with a 47-32 win on the road against Montezuma on Tuesday, Dec. 2. The Bears opened with a 12-5 first period lead – 25-15 at halftime. “We jumped to a […]

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Six from area on INA all-state football team

December 3, 2014 BGM sports

HLV, Montezuma and BGM boast two each on squads By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The 2014 Class A District 7 champion Montezuma Braves and the runner up BGM Bears each saw two players named to the Iowa Newspaper Association 2014 All-State Football team announced Tuesday, Nov. 25. HLV, which reached the semifinals of the 8-man football […]

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Grinnell opens season with 60-34 pounding

November 25, 2014 BGM sports

Tigers jump out to 43-11 halftime lead enroute to victory By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The Grinnell Tigers girls basketball team opened the 2014-2015 season with a statement – they are here to play basketball. Using a full court press and speed to their advantage, the Tigers rolled to a 60-34 victory over the East Marshall […]

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Montezuma’s Stevens named offensive MVP

November 11, 2014 Belle Plaine sports

Braves land 13 on all-district team; BGM sees 12 make squad ———————- 2014 SICL District 7 By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com Montezuma’s district champion football team led the area charge onto the 2014 Class A district 7 all district team with 13 players selected for the post-season recognition. Runner up BGM saw 12 players make the […]

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BGM’s Beck selected first team; Montezuma lands two on honorable mention

November 11, 2014 BGM sports

2014 SICL all-conference volleyball By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com The 2014 girls All-Conference Volleyball team for the South Iowa Cedar League has been released and as expected conference champ Keota and runner up Iowa Valley led the charge. Both the Eagles and the Tigers placed two players on the first team, led by Iowa Valley’s Cherisse […]

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Cyclone’s Miller out for rest of season

November 11, 2014 BGM sports

Former BGM standout tore ACL against then-No. 19 OU By Tommy Birch tbirch@dmreg.com An MRI confirmed what many fans had already feared — Jevohn Miller’s Iowa State football season is over. The linebacker will miss the final four games of his senior year after suffering a torn ACL during the Cyclones’ 59-14 loss to then-No. […]

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No. 3 Braves corral Trojans

November 4, 2014 BGM sports

Losure scores twice By Dann Hayes dhayes1@registermedia.com Take it from Montezuma Braves head coach Tyler Baethke – the Montezuma Braves were glad for the 24-7 win over Pleasantville in the first round of the Class A football playoffs in Montezuma on Wednesday, Oct. 29. “It wasn’t pretty, but we were able to get the win,” […]

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