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West Burlington – Notre Dame Softball Coach David Oleson breaks school win record.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Head Coach David Oleson (holding bat) poses with his team after establishing a new all time school win record of 262 wins after defeating IMS, 6-1, Tuesday night in West Burlington. Oleson broke the previous record of 261 wins held by former Coach Barb Carter.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Head Coach David Oleson (holding bat) poses with family members after establishing a new all time school win record of 262 wins after defeating IMS, 6-1, Tuesday night in West Burlington. Oleson broke the previous record of 261 wins held by former Coach Barb Carter.

Falcons Top IMS, 6-1

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IMS Leftfielder Joya Schrock (4) and Centerfielder Rubye Ney (right) collide trying to catch a fly ball Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated IMS, 6-1.
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IMS’ Avery Blauvelt (right) slides safe to second before West Burlington – Notre Dame Second Baseman Alyssa Dameron (left) can make the tag Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated IMS, 6-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Sydney Marlow slides safe at the plate as IMS Pitcher Rachel Miller fails to make the tag Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated IMS, 6-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Adriana Moad is tagged out at home by IMS Catcher Avery Blauvelt Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated IMS, 6-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Pitcher Adessa Brandenburg (11) sends the ball to the plate against IMS Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated IMS, 6-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame First Baseman Olivia Baker (32) congratulates Pitcher Adessa Brandenburg (11) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated IMS, 6-1.

No. 4 BHS Sweeps Falcons, 10-2, 7-3 (Part-1)

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WBND Right Fielder Sydney Marlow catches a Burlington fly ball for an out Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND Second Baseman Alyssa Dameron gathers up an infield fly against Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Center Fielder Heather Geiger catches a WBND fly ball Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND First Baseman Olivia Baker gets the out against Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington First Baseman Gretchen Durbala gets the out against WBND Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Right Fielder Lydia Allen-Barnes catches a WBND fly ball Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Mekenna Davis (left) tags Burlington’s Mia Ruther out at second Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.

No. 4 BHS Sweeps Falcons, 10-2, 7-3 (Part-2)

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Center Fielder Jashira Baylark catches a Burlington fly ball Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Center Fielder Heather Geiger catches a WBND fly ball Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND Shortstop Makenna Davis catches an infield fly Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND Left Fielder Adessa Brandenburg catches a Burlington fly ball Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Right Fielder Callie Anderson catches a WBND fly ball Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND Shortstop Makenna Davis catches an infield fly against Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND’s Adessa Brandenburg (11) rounds the bases after hitting a solo homerun in the second game of a doubleheader with Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.

No. 4 BHS Sweeps Falcons, 10-2, 7-3 (Part-3)

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Burlington Shortstop Mia Ruther catches an infield fly to end the second game of a doubleheader with West Burlington – Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Right Fielder Callie Anderson catches a WBND fly ball in the second game of a doubleheader with West Burlington – Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Shortstop Mia Ruther catches an infield fly in the second game of a doubleheader with West Burlington – Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Shortstop Mia Ruther catches a fly ball in the second game of a doubleheader with West Burlington – Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND Left Fielder Adessa Brandenburg (11) catches a Burlington fly ball in the second game of a doubleheader with Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington Second Baseman Bryanna Mehaffy tags WBND’s Madelyn Stutsman (19) out at second base in the second game of a doubleheader with West Burlington – Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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Burlington First Baseman Bailey Hanks gets the out against WBND in the second game of a doubleheader with West Burlington – Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.
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WBND’s Cassie Powers rounds the bases after hitting a solo homerun in the second game of a doubleheader with Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Burlington defeated West Burlington – Notre Dame, 10-2, 7-3.

Falcons come from behind to clip Bears, 5-4 (Part-1)

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WBND’s Lexi Davis (8) hugs Madelyn Stutsman after Stutsman hit a walk off double scoring two runs to defeat Danville Friday night in West Burlington, 5-4.
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WBND’s Makenna Davis (80) beats the throw to Danville Catcher Alyssa Pfadenhauer to score the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning on a walk off double by Madelyn Stutsman Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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WBND First Baseman Olivia Baker (32) gets the out against Danville Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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Danville Right Fielder Alyssa Becker (21) catches a fly ball against WBND Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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Danville First Baseman Kelsey Jackson (30) gets the out against WBND Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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WBND Pitcher Adessa Brandenburg (11) sends the ball to the plate against Danville Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.

Falcons come from behind to clip Bears, 5-4 (Part-2)

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WBND Second Baseman Alyssa Dameron (10) catches an infield popup against Danville Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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Danville Pitcher Bailey Beckman (15) fires the ball to the plate against WBND Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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WBND Pitcher Aldessa Brandenburg (center) is congratulated by teammates after striking out a Danville batter Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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WBND Right Fielder Morgan Flowers catches a fly ball against Danville Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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Danville Right Fielder Lauren Finke (24) catches a fly ball against WBND Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.
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Danville Centerfielder Ashley Pfadenhauer (20) collides with Shortstop Sarah Cross (16) while catching a fly ball against WBND Friday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Danville, 5-4.

Falcons Split Doubleheader with Ft. Madison, 12-5, 5-8

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WBND’s Lexi Davis (right) steals second before Ft. Madison Second Baseman Sadie Smithburg (left) can make the tag in the second game of a doubleheader with Ft. Madison Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame split with Ft. Madison, 12-5, 5-8.
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WBND Shortstop Makenna Davis (left) makes the tag on Ft. Madison’s Chayse Lowney (22) in the second game of a doubleheader with Ft. Madison Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame split with Ft. Madison, 12-5, 5-8.
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WBND Second Baseman Alyssa Dameron catches a popup for an out against Ft. Madison in the second game of a doubleheader with Ft. Madison Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame split with Ft. Madison, 12-5, 5-8.
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WBND Catcher Lexi Davis (center) smiles as she is congratulated by teammates after getting a double play on Ft. Madison in the second game of a doubleheader with Ft. Madison Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame split with Ft. Madison, 12-5, 5-8.

Falcons Win Home Opener, 10-0

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Makenna Davis (left) catches the throw in time to make the tag on Cardinal’s Jamie White (16) as she tries to steal second Monday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Cardinal, 10-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Makenna Davis (left) is congratulated by Coach David Oleson after hitting a solo homerun as the leadoff hitter in their home opener Monday night in West Burlington. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Cardinal, 10-0.