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Senior pitcher Emma Olejniczak started her final prep season on the rubber the way her junior campaign ended -- by setting down opponents on strikes. Olejniczak scattered three hits and a walk while striking out 15 as Perry claimed a...
ADEL -- Nevada and Creston claimed the top two spots Monday at River Valley Golf Course to earn spots in the Class 3A girls golf state tourney, with Perry finishing fourth in the 12-team field. The five lowest individuals also...
The Perry softball team had its share of detractors last summer. The team was just 5-9 in the (albeit loaded) Raccoon River Conference, and had feasted largely, the naysayers pointed out, on weaker competition, especially at weekend tournaments. They couldn't win...
The 2016 baseball season for Perry can be summed up in three words, veteran head coach Mike Long said. "The big inning." Unfortunately for the Bluejays, who finished 11-19 overall and 5-9 in the Raccoon River Conference, Long was referring to...
Beginning today, new regulations meant to protect the health of young pitchers will go into effect across Iowa. Players in grade 8-12 can throw 1-25 pitches in a game without the requirement of a day's rest, but, should a pitcher...
The Perry Class of 2017 was given the boot, as it were, at their baccalaureate service Sunday evening, as former Iowa State University placekicker extraordinaire Cole Netten was the featured speaker. The holder of numerous school records for his four...
DES MOINES -- How do you follow up a Friday night effort that saw you break a 36-year old school record? How about breaking your day-old mark Saturday and finishing fourth in the state? That was exactly how the second and...
DES MOINES -- In each event at the Iowa State Track Meet there are 24 entries. In some, there are clear-cut favorites, while in others the title might be up for grabs between three or four contenders. However, in most...
DES MOINES -- The Panorama boys showed well in their three events at the State Track Meet Thursday-Saturday, with the Panther girls scoring the most team points at the penultimate gathering since moving up to Class 2A. Field events took...
DES MOINES -- Woodward-Granger freshman Emma Drake competed in her first Class 2A State Track Meet individual event Saturday when she ran in the 800 at Drake Stadium. Drake had run the opening leg of the 4x800 Thursday, where she...