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Falcon Relays – 2022

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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s McKenna Marlow (2) takes first place in the Class-A, 100-meter dash, at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Josie Bentz (2) takes the baton from teammate Audrey Brockway on the final leg of the Class-A, 4×200-meter relay to take first place at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Rylee Morris runs in the Class-B, 4×800, at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Kennedy Ritter (8) competes in the Class-A, 3000-meter run at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Hadley Augustine (5) competes in the Class-A, 400-meter run at the Falcon Relays Tuesday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Falcon Relays – 2022

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New London’s Kade Benjamin takes first place in the high jump with a leap of 6’-6” at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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New London’s Carter Allen takes first place in shot-put with a throw of 50’-11.5” at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington- Notre Dame’s Grant Boal places second in Class A with a leap of 5-06 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Caiden Gourley places second with a leap of 5-10 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Sawyer Nelson places third in Class B with a leap of 5-08 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington- Notre Dame’s Tyler Burch takes fourth place in Class A with a throw of 42’-4” at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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Danville’s Caiden Gourley places second with a leap of 5-10 at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.
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West Burlington- Notre Dame’s Tyler Burch throws the discus at the Falcon Relays Monday afternoon in West Burlington.

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Falcons fall to Panthers, 24-20

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West Burlington – Notre Dame linebacker Kobe Twillie (10) intercepts a pass intended for Mt. Pleasant’s Payton Hagans (18) Friday night at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington. Mt. Pleasant won 24-20.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame wide receiver Jackson Riley (3) scampers for a 72-yard touchdown reception avoiding a diving Mt. Pleasant’s Levi Graber (81) Friday night at Bill Nelson Field in West Burlington. Mt. Pleasant won 24-20.
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WB’s Ty Hill Signs with Iowa Wesleyan

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West Burlington High School’s Ty Hill signs to play baseball with Iowa Wesleyan University, Monday afternoon in West Burlington. Joining Ty at signing are mother DeEtta Kniffen-Ross and father Tim Hill.
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West Burlington Varsity Baseball Coach Pat McKasson & Ty Hill
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WB’s Messamaker signs to play softball with Iowa Wesleyan University

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West Burlington High School Senior, Raven Messamaker, signs to play softball at Iowa Wesleyan University Wednesday afternoon in West Burlington. From left: WBND Head Softball Coach David Oleson, Heather Oleson (mother), Raven Messamaker, and Eric Messamaker (father).
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West Burlington High School Senior, Raven Messamaker (center) with teammates after signing to play softball at Iowa Wesleyan University.
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Falcons score first ever win over Panthers, 68-60

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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) gets two against Mt. Pleasant Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Mount Pleasant, 68-60.
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West Burlington’s Brady Martin (11) shoots a three against Mt. Pleasant Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Mount Pleasant, 68-60.
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West Burlington’s Ethan Eilers (34) shoots over Mt. Pleasant’s Dylon Hagans (5) Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Mount Pleasant, 68-60.

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WB’s Marlow surpasses 1,000-points

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow surpasses 1,000-points in her career with this basket against Mt. Pleasant Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington topped Mt. Pleasant, 73-43.
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Falcons top Panthers, 73-43

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West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) grabs a rebound in front of Mt. Pleasant’s Andrea Lopreato (11) Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington topped Mt. Pleasant, 73-43.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) heads to the basket against Mt. Pleasant Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington topped Mt. Pleasant, 73-43.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) looks to the basket against Mt. Pleasant Saturday afternoon in West Burlington. West Burlington topped Mt. Pleasant, 73-43.
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Derecho Storm clouds rolled into area Monday afternoon

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The second wave of Derecho storm clouds rolled in about 4PM, Monday afternoon on August 10, 2020 looking west from Highway 34 near New London, Iowa.
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No. 14 Falcons top Panthers, 15-0

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WBND Shortstop Reagan Engberg (22) catches a fly ball against Mt. Pleasant Monday in West Burlington. No. 14 West Burlington – Notre Dame downed Mt. Pleasant, 15-0, in 3-innings.
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WBND’s Lauren Summers (6) is high-fived by Madelyn Stutsman (19) after hitting a 3-run homerun against Mt. Pleasant Monday in West Burlington. No. 14 West Burlington – Notre Dame downed Mt. Pleasant, 15-0, in 3-innings.
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WBND’s Logan Kelley (55) makes contact against Mt. Pleasant Monday in West Burlington. No. 14 West Burlington – Notre Dame downed Mt. Pleasant, 15-0, in 3-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Lauren Summers (6) sends one across the plate against Mt. Pleasant Monday in West Burlington. No. 14 West Burlington – Notre Dame downed Mt. Pleasant, 15-0, in 3-innings.
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WBND’s Abbey Bence (12) rounds the bases after hitting her first of 2-homeruns against Mt. Pleasant Monday in West Burlington. No. 14 West Burlington – Notre Dame downed Mt. Pleasant, 15-0, in 3-innings.