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Saturday, January 31, 2015
FRIDAY'S SCOREBOARD - USHL- RoughRiders 6, Youngstown 1 ... BOYS BASKETBALL - Linn-Mar 79, Jefferson 43 ... Iowa City West 64, Kennedy 54 ... Clear Creek-Amana 61, Marion 51 ... Prairie 53, Iowa City High 45 ... Washington 69, Xavier 63 ... GIRLS BASKETBALL - Linn-Mar 46, Jefferson 34 ... Kennedy 60, Iowa City West 54 ... Marion 62, Clear Creek-Amana 54 ... Prairie 67, Iowa City High 46 ... Xavier 66, Washington 50 ...
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Lions survive McDermott and Saints

Adam McDermott tried to steal the show Tuesday night for the Xavier Saints, but the stubborn Linn-Mar Lions wouldn't let him get away with it.

McDermott poured in 21 points in the second half during a furious comeback that chopped a 23-point deficit all the way down to just six points, but Linn-Mar made its free throws at the end and escaped Ron Thillen Gymnasium with a 66-57 victory.

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Xavier girls edge Linn-Mar, 38-36

Lizzy Bailey and McKenna Andersen each scored 11 points to lead the Class 4A 11th-ranked Xavier girls basketball team to a 38-36 win over Linn-Mar on Tuesday at Linn-Mar.

Andersen also grabbed five rebounds for the Saints (12-5) and Morgan Breitbach made four steals.

Amanda Ollinger scored 13 points and blocked four shots for the Lions, who fell to 10-7 with their sixth straight loss.

XAVIER (38): Bailey 4 0-0 11, Noonan 2 0-0 4, Andersen 4 2-2 11, Breitbach 2 2-3 7, Dickes 0 0-0 0, Nelson 0 0-0 0, Drahozal 0 0-0 0, Ivester 0 2-2 2, Joens 1 1-2 3. Totals 13 7-9 38.

LINN-MAR (36): Frese 1 1-2 3, Lancial 1 0-0 3, Murphy 2 0-0 6, Montague 0 0-0 0, Sharma 1 3-4 5, Finley 1 1-2 4, Larson 1 0-1 2, Ollinger 5 0-0 13, Nietert 0 0-0 0. Totals 12 5-9 36.

Halftime – Xavier 21, Linn-Mar 16. 3-point goals – Xavier 5 (Bailey 3, Andersen, Breitbach), Linn-Mar 7 (Ollinger 3, Murphy 2, Lancial, Finley).

 

Kennedy boys rally to beat Rams 78-74

DUBUQUE – The Kennedy boys basketball team rallied with a 24-13 run in the third quarter and held on to beat Dubuque Senior, 78-74, Tuesday at Senior.

The Rams led 41-33 at halftime before the Cougars fought back.

Zach Daniels sank six 3-point goals and finished with 24 points for Kennedy (10-4). Brendon Manning scored 17 points and Drake Brewster added 12.

Luke McDonnell scored 26 points with 16 rebounds for the Rams (7-6). Justin Blackman had 21 points and Jayden Davis added 18.

KENNEDY (78): Daniels 7 4-5 24, Heisler 3 0-0 7, Murdock 3 0-0 7, Gardner 2 1-2 5, Techau 0 0-0 0, Diggins 1 0-0 3, Brewster 3 4-4 12, Manning 8 0-0 17, Girling 0 3-4 3. Totals 27 12-15 78.

DUBUQUE SENIOR (74): Masic 1 0-0 2, Hermsen 0 3-4 3, Psihoyos 1 0-0 2, Blackman 8 0-0 21, Humpal-Griffin 1 0-0 2, Davis 7 2-4 18, McDonnell 10 6-6 26. Totals 27 11-14 74.

Halftime – Dubuque Senior 41, Kennedy 33. 3-point goals – Kennedy 12 (Daniels 6, Brewster 2, Heisler, Murdock, Diggins, Manning), Dubuque Senior 7 (Blackman 5, Davis 2).

   

Marion girls pummel Vinton-Shellsburg

Four players scored in double digits as the Class 4A No. 15 Marion girls basketball team swamped Vinton-Shellsburg, 69-34, Tuesday at Marion.

Chloe Rice led the Indians (13-4) with 17 points. Caitlyn Smith and Michalyn Mohr each scored 14 points and Mia Laube chipped in 10.

Maci Griffith had 12 points for the Vikings (2-15).

VINTON-SHELLSBURG (34): Burroughs 2 0-0 4, Mier 1 0-0 2, Griffith 5 1-2 12, Gloede 4 0-0 8, Speidel 1 2-4 4, Cornell 1 2-2 4, Howes-Vonstein 0 0-0 0, Blake 0 0-0 0, Mull 0 0-0 0. Totals 14 5-8 34.

MARION (69): Peyton 0 1-1 1, Rice 7 1-1 17, Smith 5 0-0 14, Cannoy 0 0-0 0, Sahm 4 0-1 8, Dunne 0 0-0 0, Mohr 6 2-3 14, Laube 4 0-2 10, Steepleton 0 0-0 0, Kelly 0 0-0 0, Westhoff 0 0-0 0, Redmond 1 0-0 2, Sade 0 0-0 0, Jordan 1 0-0 3. Totals 28 4-8 69.

Halftime – Marion 23, Vinton-Shellsburg 18. 3-point goals –Vinton-Shellsburg 1 (Griffith), Marion 9 (Smith 4, Rice 2, Laube 2, Jordan).

 

Mustangs drop openers in Florida

LAKELAND, Fla. - The Mount Mercy University baseball team opened the 2015 season Monday by dropping a pair of tight games to 13th-ranked Southeastern University in an NAIA twinbill in Lakeland, Fla.

Southeastern pushed across a run in the bottom of the eighth inning to take the opener in extra innings, 6-5. Southeastern took the second game, 9-6.

Jack Dahm made his debut as Mount Mercy's new head coach in the doubleheader.

Christian Knox went 3-for-8 in the doubleheader for Mount Mercy (0-2) and drove in four runs.

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Metro Schedule

 

Sunday, Jan. 25 Friday, Jan. 30
No events scheduled USHL: RoughRiders 6, Youngstown 1

BBB: Linn-Mar 79, Jefferson 43
Monday, Jan. 26 BBB: Iowa City West 64, Kennedy 54
GBB: Alburnett 51, Cedar Valley Christian 20 BBB: Clear Creek-Amana 61, Marion 51
BBB: Alburnett 66, Cedar Valley Christian 22 BBB: Prairie 53, Iowa City High 45
CBSB: Southeastern U 6-9, Mount Mercy 5-6, 1st 8 inn BBB: Washington 69, Xavier 63

GBB: Linn-Mar 46, Jefferson 34
Tuesday, Jan. 27 GBB: Kennedy 60, Iowa City West 54
BBB: Dubuque Wahlert 68, Jefferson 41 GBB: Marion 62, Clear Creek-Amana 54
BBB: Kennedy 78, Dubuque Senior 74 GBB: Prairie 67, Iowa City High 46
BBB: Linn-Mar 66, Xavier 57 GBB: Xavier 66, Washington 50
BBB: Marion 53, Vinton-Shellsburg 38 BBOWL: Jefferson  2,916, Cedar Falls 2,874

BBB: Dubuque Hempstead 63, Prairie 48

BBOWL: Marion, Denver at Tripoli
BBB: Washington 64, Waterloo East 50 BBOWL: Prairie 2,946, Washington 2,902
BBB: Cal-Wheatland 57, Cedar Valley Christian 34 BBOWL: Waterloo West 2,935, Xavier 2,902
GBB: Dubuque Wahlert 52, Jefferson 45 GBOWL: Jefferson  2,598, Cedar Falls 2,286
GBB: Kennedy 61, Dubuque Senior 37 GBOWL: Marion, Denver at Tripoli
GBB: Xavier 38, Linn-Mar 36 GBOWL: Prairie 2,774, Washington 2,407
GBB: Marion 69, Vinton-Shellsburg 34 GBOWL: Waterloo West 2,943, Xavier 2,389
GBB: Dubuque Hempstead 51, Prairie 37 CWRST: Wartburg 35, Coe 3

GBB: Washington 79, Waterloo East 15

CSWM: Northern Iowa 188, Coe 77
GBB: Cal-Wheatland 56, Cedar Valley Christian 18
HSWRST: Waterloo West, Xavier at Prairie Saturday, Jan. 31

CBSB: Southeastern U 8, Mount Mercy 3

USHL: RoughRiders at Youngstown, 7:05 p.m.

GBB: Clinton at Jefferson, 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 28 GBB: Mount Vernon at Prairie, 6:30 p.m.
WBB: Kirkwood 76, DMACC 52 GBB: Muscatine at Washington, 6:30 p.m.
WBB: Dubuque 77, Coe 72 HSWRST: MVC Tournament at Dubuque Wahlert, 10 a.m.
WBB: Grand View 63, Mount Mercy 53 HSWRST: Wamac Tourney at Western Dubuque, 10 a.m.
MBB: DMACC 88, Kirkwood 87 (OT) WBB: Kirkwood at Iowa Central, 1 p.m.
MBB: Coe 69, Dubuque 63 WBB: Luther at Coe, 2 p.m.
MBB: Mount Mercy 103, Grand View 100 (2 OTs) MBB: Kirkwood at Iowa Central, 3 p.m.

CBSB: Southeastern U 9, Mount Mercy 2

MBB: Ashford at Mount Mercy, 3 p.m.

MBB: Luther at Coe, 4 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 29 CWRST: Coe at Duhawk Open (Dubuque)
GBB: Midland 59, Cedar Valley Christian 36 M/WTRK: Coe at Pioneer Open (Platteville, Wis.)
BBB: Midland 67, Cedar Valley Christian 44 M/WSWM: Coe at Grinnell, 1 p.m.

HSWRST: Linn-Mar 51, Cedar Falls 17; Linn-Mar 32, Kennedy 31

MTEN: Chicago at Coe, 10 a.m.
HSWRST: DeWitt Central 49, Marion 30
GBOWL: Linn-Mar 2,505, Kennedy 2,415 Sunday, Feb. 1
BBOWL: Linn-Mar 3,202, Kennedy 3,120 No events scheduled




























 

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