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Tuesday, July 07, 2015
MONDAY'S SCOREBOARD - MWL: Kernels 7, Beloit 5 ... PREP BASEBALL: Prairie at Dubuque Senior (2), ppd to 7/9 ... Washington at Waterloo East (2), ppd to 7/7 ... Cedar Falls at Xavier (2), ppd to 7/7 ... Waterloo West at Linn-Mar (2), ppd to 7/15 ... Jefferson 4, Kennedy 0 ... Marion at South Tama (2), ppd to 7/8 ... PREP SOFTBALL: Independence at Marion (2), canceled ... Dubuque Senior at Kennedy (2), ppd to 7/8 ... Dubuque Wahlert at Xavier (2), ppd to 7/7 ... Washington at Iowa City High (2), ppd to 7/10 ... Jefferson at Waterloo West (2), ppd to 7/7 ... Linn-Mar at Iowa City West (2), ppd to 7/9 ... Prairie at Waterloo East (2), ppd to 7/8 ...
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Marion suffers two tough losses

The Marion High School baseball team suffered a pair of frustrating losses to West Delaware on Wednesday night in a Wamac Conference doubleheader at the Marion Field.

Both games went extra innings. West Delaware won the first game, 5-4, in eight innings and captured the second game, 13-6, in nine innings.

West Delaware is ranked No. 4 in Class 3A.

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No. 8 Kennedy sweeps Ankeny Centennial

The eighth-ranked Kennedy Cougars raised their record to 17-5 Tuesday night by sweeping a doubleheader from Ankeny Centennial, 10-0 and 8-3, at Herkelman Field.

The Cougars are battling Linn-Mar (16-6) for the No. 1 seed in their substate, with the final seedings to be based on games through this Saturday, July 4.

Jacob Henry twirled a four-hit shutout for Kennedy in the 10-0 victory in the first game, which ended after six innings due to the mercy rule. Henry helped his own cause by going 2-for-4 with two RBIs.

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Prairie girls sweep Dubuque Hempstead

Natalie Halvorson tossed a four-hit shutout Tuesday night as Cedar Rapids Prairie blanked Dubuque Hempstead, 10-0, in the first game of a Mississippi Valley Conference doubleheader at Prairie.

The Hawks also won the second game, 5-3.

The sweep lifted Prairie to 14-6 in the Mississippi Division of the MVC as it continues to battle for the title with six games left in the conference race.

Amanda Pipolo went 3-for-3 with a double and triple for Prairie in the 10-0 victory. Lauren Kuch went 2-for-3 with a home run, three RBIs and two runs scored. Shelby Frederick wsa 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Anne Cerveny was 2-for-3 with a double.

 

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Westphal returns home to beat Wisconsin

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. - Luke Westphal earned a win for the Cedar Rapids Kernels in front of family members and many friends Tuesday afternoon before 2,884 fans at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute, Wis.

The southpaw, along with Randy LeBlanc and Cam Booser, held the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to just two hits as the Kernels won, 3-2, for their second consecutive win.

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NAIA hoops tourney coming to town

It looks like Mount Mercy University might learn to enjoy its status as an independent basketball school during the 2015-16 campaign while it waits for full membership in the Heart of America Conference.

The Association of Independent Institutions has decided to hold the 2016 A.I.I. Division II men's and women's basketball tournaments at the U.S. Cellular Center in downtown Cedar Rapids from Feb. 26-28.

Mount Mercy will serve as the host school and will receive automatic bids to the tournament for both of its teams.

There will be eight men's teams and eight women's teams in both tournaments, which will run simultaneously. The top three teams in each tournament will receive automatic berths to the NAIA Division II national tournament.

There will be wall-to-wall basketball at the U.S Cellular Center on Friday, Feb. 26 with all eight quarterfinal games -- four men's games and four women's games -- from early in the morning until late at night. The four semifinals will be staged on Saturday, Feb. 27, with the championship games and third-place games on Sunday, Feb. 28.

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Metro Schedule

Sunday, July 5 Thursday, July 9
MWL: Kernels 9, Burlington 6 MWL: Kernels at Beloit, 7 p.m.

BB: Dubuque Wahlert at Kennedy (2), 5 p.m.
Monday, July 6 BB: Cedar Valley Christian at Midland (2), 5 p.m.
MWL: Kernels 7, Beloit 5 BB: Prairie at Dubuque Senior (2), 3:30 p.m.
BB: Prairie at Dubuque Senior (2), ppd to 7/9 SB: Linn-Mar at Iowa City West (2), 5:30 p.m.
BB: Washington at Waterloo East (2), ppd to 7/7 SB: 4A Regional: Vinton-Shellsburg at Marion, 7 p.m.
BB: Cedar Falls at Xavier (2), ppd to 7/7 SB: 5A Regional: Iowa City High at Washington, 7 p.m.
BB: Waterloo West at Linn-Mar (2), ppd to 7/15 Friday, July 10
BB: Jefferson 4, Kennedy 0 MWL: Kernels at Kane County, 6:30 p.m.
BB: Marion at South Tama (2), ppd to 7/8 BB: Dubuque Wahlert at Prairie (2), 5 p.m.

SB: Independence at Marion (2), canceled

BB: Linn-Mar at Washington (2), 5 p.m .
SB: Dubuque Senior at Kennedy (2), ppd to 7/8 BB: Jefferson at Cedar Falls (2), 5 p.m.
SB: Dubuque Wahlert at Xavier (2), ppd to 7/7 BB: Xavier at Waterloo West (2), 5 p.m.
SB: Washington at Iowa City High (2), ppd to 7/10 BB: Marion at Williamsburg (2), 5 p.m.
SB: Linn-Mar at Iowa City West (2), ppd to 7/9 BB: Waterloo East at Kennedy (2), 5 p.m.

SB: Prairie at Waterloo East (2), ppd to 7/8

SB: Washington at Iowa City High (2), 5:30 p.m.
SB: Jefferson at Waterloo West (2), ppd to 7/7

Saturday, July 11

MWL: Kernels at Kane County, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 7

BB: Xavier at Kennedy (2), 10 a.m.

MWL: Beloit at Kernels, 12:05 p.m.

BB: Linn-Mar at North Scott (2), 10 a.m.

BB: Cedar Valley Christian at Prince of Peace (2), 5 p.m.

BB: Jefferson at Burlington, 7 p.m.
BB: Prairie at Davenport Assumption (2), canceled BB: Kennedy at Solon, 7 p.m.
BB: Jefferson at Kennedy, 7 p.m.

SB: 5A Regional: Dubuque Senior/Davenport Central winner at Jefferson, 7 p.m.

BB: North Cedar at Marion, 7 p.m. SB: 5A Regional: Waterloo West at Prairie, 7 p.m.

BB: Cedar Falls at Xavier (2), 5 p.m.

SB: 5A Regional: Davenport West/Dubuque Hempstead winner at Kennedy, 7 p.m.
BB: Washington at Waterloo East (2), 3:30 p.m. SB: 5A Regional: Waterloo East at Linn-Mar, 7 p.m.
SB: Washington at Pleasant Valley (2), 5:30 p.m. SB: 5A Regional: Iowa City High/Washington winner at Iowa City West, 7 p.m.
SB: Linn-Mar at Dubuque Hempstead (2), 4 p.m. SB: 4A Regional: Vinton-Shellsburg/Marion winner at Xavier, 7 p.m.
SB: Prairie at Kennedy (2), 5:30 p.m. Sunday, July 12

SB: Dubuque Wahlert at Xavier (2), 5:30 p.m.

MWL: Kernels at Kane County, 1 p.m.
SB: Jefferson at Waterloo West (2), 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, July 8

 

MWL: Kernels at Beloit, 7 p.m.
BB: Linn-Mar at Waterloo East (2), 3:30 p.m.
BB: Bettendorf at Xavier, 7 p.m.
BB: Davenport North at Jefferson, 7 p.m.

BB: Marion at South Tama (2), 5 p.m.

SB: Iowa City West at Washington (2), 5:30 p.m
SB: Dubuque Wahlert at Xavier (2), 5:30 p.m.
SB: Waverly-Shell Rock at Xavier, 7 p.m.
SB: Dubuque Senior at Kennedy (2), 5:30 p.m.
SB: Prairie at Waterloo East (2), 5:30 p.m.














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