Category Archives: Mediapolis

Falcons tame 12th ranked Bullettes, 57-47

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West Burlington’s Iliyah Moore (23) looks to the rim against Mediapolis Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated 12th ranked Class 2A Mediapolis, 57-47.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) drives around Mediapolis’ Mackenzie Williamson-Springsteen (4) Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated 12th ranked Class 2A Mediapolis, 57-47.
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West Burlington’s Alexis Davis (14) looks to the basket in front of Mediapolis’ Mikenna Crews (12) Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated 12th ranked Class 2A Mediapolis, 57-47.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) shoots in front of Mediapolis’ Helaina Hillyard (32) Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated 12th ranked Class 2A Mediapolis, 57-47.

Bulldogs top Falcons, 73-57

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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (24) shoots over Mediapolis’ Owen Timmerman (5) Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated West Burlington, 73-57.
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West Burlington’s Colton Shewood (1) sends the ball to the basket against Mediapolis Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated West Burlington, 73-57.
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West Burlington’s Tanner Snodgrass (0) shoots over Mediapolis’ Owen Timmerman (5) Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated West Burlington, 73-57.

Bulldogs maul Falcons, 44-0

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West Burlington / Notre Dame’s Reece Richards (42) carries the ball against Mediapolis Friday night during the opening game of the season at West Burlington. Mediapolis overwhelmed West Burlington / Notre Dame, 44-0.

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Mediapolis quarterback Briar Johnson (12) eludes Falcon defenders to score a touchdown Friday night during the opening game of the season at West Burlington. Mediapolis overwhelmed West Burlington / Notre Dame, 44-0.

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West Burlington / Notre Dame’s Carson Chiperez (8) returns a kickoff against Mediapolis Friday night during the opening game of the season at West Burlington. Mediapolis overwhelmed West Burlington / Notre Dame, 44-0.

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West Burlington / Notre Dame’s Reece Richards (42) carries the ball against Mediapolis Friday night during the opening game of the season at West Burlington. Mediapolis overwhelmed West Burlington / Notre Dame, 44-0.

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West Burlington / Notre Dame’s Kaysean Rice (6) returns a kickoff against Mediapolis Friday night during the opening game of the season at West Burlington. Mediapolis overwhelmed West Burlington / Notre Dame, 44-0.

Falcons shutout Bulldogs, 12-0

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Olivia Baker sends the ball to the plate against Mediapolis Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Centerfielder Addyson Kellen makes a diving catch on a Mediapolis fly ball Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Right Fielder Raven Messamaker makes the catch on a Mediapolis fly ball Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Addyson Kellen makes contact against Mediapolis Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Olivia Baker gets a hit against Mediapolis Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Mepo, 12-0.

WBND Girls & Boys Sweep 2018 Falcon Relays

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Matt Johnson takes the baton from Colton Sherwood in the 4×800 final at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND 4×800 Relay Team placed first.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Jonah Marlow takes the baton from Seth Estrada-Miller in the 4×800 final at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND 4×800 Relay Team placed first.

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WBND’s Jordan Roberts runs in the 4×100 shuttle hurdle relay at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. Falcons placed second in the event.

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WBND’s Bryer Atwater competes in the 4×110 shuttle hurdle relay at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. Falcons took first place in the event.

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WBND’s Quinn Williams competes in the 4×110 shuttle hurdle relay at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. Falcons took first place in the event.

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Danville’s Kaley Eisenmann wins her heat in the 100-meter dash at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. Eisenmann placed seventh overall.

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WBND’s Sydney Marlow wins the 100-meter dash with a meet record time of 13.17-seconds at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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Mediapolis’ Jagger Gourley wins the 100-meter dash at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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Danville’s Drew Fox takes the baton from Emma Jarrett in the distance medley at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville placed second in the event.

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WBND’s Jordan Roberts takes the baton from Cameron Mehaffy in the distance medley at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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New London’s Carson McSorley takes the baton from Savannah Sutherland in the distance medley at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won the event with a meet record of 4:31.39.

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Danville’s Breanna Teel takes the baton from Drew Fox in the distance medley at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville placed second in the event.

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WBND’s Hannah Gnann takes the baton from Jordan Roberts in the distance medley at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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WBND’s Drew Chiprez takes the baton from Quinn Williams in the distance medley at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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Danville’s Alyssa Pfadenhauer wins the 400-meter dash in a meet record time of 1:00.66 at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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WBND’s Katie Jackson places second the 400-meter dash at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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Danville’s Mckenzie Speer takes the baton from Alexis Bauer in the 4×200 relay at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won the event in a meet record time of 1:50.65.

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WBND’s Morgan Flowers takes the baton in the 4×200 relay at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND took second in the event.

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WBND’s Jamar Lewis takes the baton from Brian Brem in the 4×200 relay at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND won the event with a meet record time of 1:37.34.

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WBND’s Natalie Vandenberg competes in the 100-meter hurdles at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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WBND’s Samantha Dzawo competes in the 100-meter hurdles at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

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WBND’s Axel Tjaden wins the 110-meter hurdles at the Falcon Relays Thursday night in West Burlington.

WBNDD goes 1 and 1 at Triangular

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WBNDD’s Dreyton Laveine cradles Lone Tree’s Tim Mills for the pin in the 220lb class Thursday night in West Burlington. WBNDD wrestling team defeated Lone Tree, 42-33 before falling to Mediapolis, 31-27.

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Mediapolis’ Caden Benz cradles WBNDD’s Drake Smith before scoring a major decision on him in the 160lb class Thursday night in West Burlington. WBNDD wrestling team defeated Lone Tree, 42-33 before falling to Mediapolis, 31-27.

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WBNDD’s Tucker Moore rolls Mediapolis’ Allen Erickson for the pin in the 182lb class Thursday night in West Burlington. WBNDD wrestling team defeated Lone Tree, 42-33 before falling to Mediapolis, 31-27.

Falcons Fall to Mepo in Regional, 3-2

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Mediapolis Teammates celebrate after winning a point from West Burlington in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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Mediapolis’ Maya Johnson (11) the ball in play against West Burlington during Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Alyssa Dameron (10) keeps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (20) tries to block the ball against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Libero Mckenzie Fry bumps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Kinnady Atwater (3) puts the ball over the net against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Alyssa Dameron (10) keeps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (20) spikes the ball over the net against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Libero Mckenzie Fry bumps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Alyssa Dameron (10) puts the ball over the net against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (20) puts the ball over the net against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Riley Cline (2) keeps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington Chloe Baker (16) puts the ball over the net against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Kadence Johnson (7) bumps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (20) spikes the ball over the net against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Libero Mckenzie Fry bumps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Riley Cline (2) keeps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (20) spikes the ball over the net against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

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West Burlington’s Libero Mckenzie Fry bumps the ball in play against Mediapolis in Regional play Monday night in West Burlington. Mediapolis defeated WB, 15-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-20, 15-11.

Obituaries this week

Charles “Chuck” Andrew Solinski, 79, Middletown died Monday, May 22, 2017

Robert “Rob”  Rahija, 22, Burlington, died Saturday, May 20, 2017

Connie Sue Faidley, 66, Mediapolis, died Monday, May 22, 2017

Allison “Gene” McMillan, 91, Middletown, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Yvonne Annette Shelton-Sloan, 65, Burlington, died Saturday, May 20, 2017

Carolyn F. Carter, 76, Burlington died Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Imogene Ruth Caulfield, 79, Burlington died Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Vida Janice Fickel, 95, Burlington, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Yvonne Annette Shelton-Sloan, 65, Burlington, died Saturday, May 20, 2017

Bonnie “Jeanne” Elizabeth Callaway, 85, formerly Burlington died Saturday, May 6, 2017

Rev. Donald Dale Hoornstra, 74, of Bemidji, MN died Saturday, May 27, 2017

Vida Janice Fickel, 95, Burlington, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Deloris Lou  Titus , 85, West Burlington, died Saturday, May 27, 2017

Daisy Vernita Cobb Ashby, 93, Burlington, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Obituaries this week

Donna Rae McBride, 76, West Burlington died Friday, April 7, 2017

Edna Belle Koger, 91, Burlington died Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rachel “Betty” McWhortor, 91, Burlington died Friday, April 14, 2017

Robert “Bob” Paul Niebuhr, 52, Burlington, died Sunday, April 9, 2017

Judith Ann McCulloch , 76, West Burlington, died Friday, April 7, 2017

Rosemary Wade, 88, Burlington, died Thursday, April 13, 2017

Paul Eugene Spiker, 87, Burlington, died Saturday, April 15, 2017

James “Jim” Warren Hartman, 70, Burlington, died Monday, April 17, 2017

James Reed Parlier, 80, Fort Madison, died Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Richard “Dick” Diewold, 85, Burlington, died Thursday, April 20, 2017

Viola “Vy” R. Brown, 82, Mount Pleasant, formerly Burlington, died Thursday, April 20, 2017

Dennis “Denny” Cook, 72, Danville, formerly Mediapolis, died Saturday, April 22, 2017

Eric Burton Whitmore, 37, Burlington, died Sunday, April 23, 2017

Obituaries this week

Neil Arthur Bruss II, 46, Stockport, died Monday, February 27, 2017

David E. Leffel, 59, Burlington, died Monday, February 27, 2017

Nona Diane Horn, 87, Danville died Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Leroy R. Gerdes, 93, Danville died Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Michael “Mike” Alan Reusch, 60, Burlington died Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Arlene Ferguson , 87, Burlington, died Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Ellen Joyce Wiemer, 84, Burlington, died Friday, March 3, 2017

Mary Jane Mattson, 98, Fort Madison, died Saturday, March 4, 2017

Edward C. Breuer, 96, Burlington, died Sunday, March 5, 2017

Genna Eileen Webster, 30, Burlington, died Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Cameron James Harris, infant, Burlington, died Saturday, March 4, 2017

Jim K. Manley, 75, Burlington, died Thursday, March 9, 2017