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Jeff Webster

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GRANGER -- Shortstop Reese Jamison and pitcher Alex Bice have both been named to the Class 2A All-State squads by the Iowa High School Coaches Association. Jamison was selected for the First Team, with Bice a Second Team choice...
Kaleb Olejniczak can add one final accolade to his long list of prep honors, as the Perry senior has been named to the Academic All-State First Team by the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association. The distinction was earned by...
JEFFERSON -- Halftime of the Sept. 13 football game between Saydel and host Greene County will feature a shocking display, albeit one serving a civic purpose. The first Tuesday of August is generally the date set by police departments nationwide...
Understanding the problems facing Perry High School in competitive sports does not require any special skills of discernment. Casting blame is the easy way out, but refusing to accept responsibility is only going to ensure that the intensity of the...
Even a cursory look at high schools who regularly have success in athletics will invariably reveal a pipeline back to youth sports leagues in their communities. There was serious concern at Perry in just the past school year that low...
The start of practices for fall varsity sports is Monday, and while hopes will be high in most places, in others the goals and aspirations will be more restrained. Perry is an example of the latter, especially after a 2018-2019...
The Bluejay gridders would like to quench their thirst, and the public can help them do so. The Perry Booster Club Fall Sports Kick Off will be held Aug. 23, with fans asked to support the football team by bringing...
Players want to win. So do coaches. Cheerleaders. Administrators. Fans. Sportswriters. The community as a whole. The ugly truth, one that should not be ignored, is that the 2018-2019 sports seasons for varsity teams at Perry were, in the most...
MADRID -- Iowa State University wrestling recruit Cody Fisher is the current Class 2A 220-pound state champion. The Madrid student -- who wrestles for Woodward-Granger as part of a sharing arrangement -- was 44-1 last season, his lone setback...
The start of varsity practices for high school football, volleyball, cross country and girls swimming teams is Monday, with three of the four seasons at Perry beginning before the end of the month. The Perry Booster Club is hosting a...