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Local athletes to play football at Central College

Travis DeFrancisco, Steven Henry and Joel Lynde all played football for Poston Butte High School and now all three of these young man are members of the Central College football team. The Dutch are the second-winningest football team of any college or university in the U.S. since 1975 (.813 winning percentage) and have not had a losing season since 1960. Central has captured a record 30 Iowa Conference championships with 20 NCAA Division III playoff berths, including 17 in the past 25 years.

Travis DeFrancisco, Joel Lynde and Trent Smothers are members of the Central College football team. The Dutch are the third-winningest football team of any college or university in the U.S. since 1975 (.805 winning percentage) and have not had a losing season since 1960. Central has captured a record 30 Iowa Conference championships with 20 NCAA Division III playoff berths, including 17 in the past 26 years.

The Lil’ Pals Basketball Academy is a 4-week instructional sports academy for 3-6 year olds. Our volunteer instructors will teach your child the fundamentals and basics of this fun indoor sport. Your child will have a great time learning how to play basketball while meeting new friends in your community!

The Lil’ Pals Soccer Academy is a 6-week instructional sports academy for 3-7* year olds. Our volunteers will teach your child the fundamentals and basics of the sport. Your child will have a great time learning how to play soccer and meeting new friends in your community! Registration for the Spring 2011 academy will run through March 18.

Kevin Stadler used to tag along with father Craig at the Masters. This year, they'll be teeing it up together at Augusta National. Kevin saw to that Sunday, winning the Phoenix Open for his first PGA Tour title. Yes, "The Smallrus," who has grown up and out to match his father's listed 250 pounds, and "The Walrus" are set for the ultimate father-son golf trip.

  History does not favor a Super Bowl win for Tom Brady and the Patriots. (AP) The New England Patriots are trying to do something that, best I can tell, has never been done in NFL history. They are trying to become the first outdoor team to win a Super Bowl with a great offense and a lousy defense, at least by the statistics. I have no idea if they can pull it off.

Jeremy Verhagen, a 6-10 center from Florence High School, was a First-Team All-Region selection during his sophomore and junior seasons. Basketball Coach Dutch Perryman and Athletic Director Jerry Link watch as mom Janel and Jeremy Verhagen sign Jeremy's Letter of Intent.

6'3" guard Jalen Richard, Poston Butte High School senior, signs his letter to play basketball for Santa Clara University in CA as mom, Jennifer Ogas watches. On their website, Head Coach for Santa Clara, Kerry Keating states, "Jalen brings a tremendous passion for basketball and consistent improvement that will instantly be contagious for this class.

The MVMS Lady Wolverines played their final home game of the season against Desert Winds Thursday, May 3, 2012. The girls dominated keeping the ball on their side of the field for most of the game.  

On Monday, May 16, 2011 the Mountain Vista Middle School Lady Wolverines took on J.O. Combs Middle School for the girls’ soccer championship game.  It was a close game, with the Lady Wolverines scoring two goals early in the game.  J.O. Combs came back late in the second half and scored a goal, making the score 2-1, Wolverines.

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- The bullpen that did so much to get the St. Louis Cardinals into the World Series may end up costing them the championship....

When Kyler Elsworth soared over the pile to deliver the final hit of Michigan State's season, the storybook ending came with a moral. After so many years outside the spotlight, the Spartans are in nobody's shadow anymore. And for the first time in 26 years, they're Rose Bowl champions.

U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-AZ, is pushing for legislation to change NFL's blackout policy he says is "no longer logical in today's marketplace." The NFL's policy is that home teams need to sell out their game tickets to avoid a blackout in their local TV market. The blackout rule originally was meant to spur fans to attend games. McCain announced Friday that he, along with Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-CT, introduced legislation aimed at leveling the playing field among professional leagues, broadcasters and sports fans.

Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s dominating win over Canelo Alvarez was the richest fight ever, a box-office smash at the arena and on television....

  Combs High School is proud to announce that Mr. Marques Reischl has been selected to become the school’s Head Football Coach beginning the 2012 season. Mr. Reischl is a demanding coach who expects maximum effort from his players on the field and in the classroom. Marques believes in developing positive relationships with all stake-holders who are a part of his program as well as others within the high school community. Coach Reischl is an energetic person who fully understands the work and time that is required of a head coach to build a successful program.

In the words of Chiefs safety Eric Berry, Peyton Manning does not discriminate.

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