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Falcons, Grayhounds Split Doubleheader

Photo by Dan Hockett Burlington Batter Mia Ruther makes contact in front of West Burlington – Notre Dame Catcher Kelci Hill in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
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Burlington Batter Mia Ruther makes contact in front of West Burlington – Notre Dame Catcher Kelci Hill in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Reagan Rogerson makes the throw to first base putting a Burlington base runner out in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Reagan Rogerson makes the throw to first base putting a Burlington base runner out in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett Burlington teammates cheer their team on from the dugout in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
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Burlington teammates cheer their team on from the dugout in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Richelle Weeks makes the throw to first base after fielding the ball in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Richelle Weeks makes the throw to first base after fielding the ball in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Kori Mesecher sends the ball to the plate in the second game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Kori Mesecher sends the ball to the plate in the second game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Centerfielder Courtney Coffin catches a fly ball hit by Burlington’s Gretchen Durbala in the second game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Centerfielder Courtney Coffin catches a fly ball hit by Burlington’s Gretchen Durbala in the second game of a doubleheader Wednesday in Burlington. Burlington won the first game, 5-1. West Burlington – Notre Dame won the second game, 3-1.
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Dog Interrupts Softball Game

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S.E. Iowa Hawks Gold 18U fastpitch softball team win USSSA ISP 18UA Fall Nationals

The Southeast Iowa Hawks Gold 18U fastpitch softball team won the USSSA ISP 18UA Fall Nationals Labor Day weekend in Ankeny, Iowa.  The team went undefeated with a record of 8-0.   Front from Left:  Brandall Diaz, Sydney Burnett, Hailey Cox, Marisa Repp,  Middle from Left: Courtney Coffin, Morgan Christner, Kori Mesecher, Kelci Hill, Machaela Diaz, Riley Hale Back from Left:  Coaches Rod Mesecher, Chad Christner, Greg Hale, and Steve Coffin Not pictured:  Jorgi Krieger, Victoria Noel, and Coach Mickey Diaz
The Southeast Iowa Hawks Gold 18U fastpitch softball team won the USSSA ISP 18UA Fall Nationals Labor Day weekend in Ankeny, Iowa. The team went undefeated with a record of 8-0.
Front from Left: Brandall Diaz, Sydney Burnett, Hailey Cox, Marisa Repp,
Middle from Left: Courtney Coffin, Morgan Christner, Kori Mesecher, Kelci Hill, Machaela Diaz, Riley Hale
Back from Left: Coaches Rod Mesecher, Chad Christner, Greg Hale, and Steve Coffin
Not pictured: Jorgi Krieger, Victoria Noel, and Coach Mickey Diaz
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Thanks Lady Falcons

Photo by Dan Hockett Front: Regan Fraise, Alex Yacko, Tara Goff. Middle: Shayleigh Abbott, Riley Hale, Kelci Hill, Brandall Diaz, Machaela Diaz, Courtney Coffin. Back: Asst. Coach Kaitlyn Caston, Mady Yacko, Olivia Krieger, Reagan Rogerson, Kori Mesecher, Raegan Olson, Jashira Baylark, Asst. Coach Jason Yacko, Head Coach David Oleson.
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Front: Regan Fraise, Alex Yacko, Tara Goff.
Middle: Shayleigh Abbott, Riley Hale, Kelci Hill, Brandall Diaz, Machaela Diaz, Courtney Coffin.
Back: Asst. Coach Kaitlyn Caston, Mady Yacko, Olivia Krieger, Reagan Rogerson, Kori Mesecher, Raegan Olson, Jashira Baylark, Asst. Coach Jason Yacko, Head Coach David Oleson.

Falcon:

Congratulations to the WB-ND girls softball team for an outstanding season.  They just did a great job and have proven without a doubt the quality, determination and character of themselves and the two schools they represent.

Great job,

A.S.

 

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Oh No, It’s Over

No. 11 Clarke Stuns No. 2 WBND in Regional Final, 3-2

Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Alex Yacko (right) and Third Baseman Machaela Diaz (left) react after Clarke scores the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning of the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Alex Yacko (right) and Third Baseman Machaela Diaz (left) react after Clarke scores the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning of the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Third Baseman Machaela Diaz (left) chases down Clarke’s Kindred Amanda (24) for the out in the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Third Baseman Machaela Diaz (left) chases down Clarke’s Kindred Amanda (24) for the out in the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Second Baseman Riley Hale tries to field a ball against Clarke in the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Second Baseman Riley Hale tries to field a ball against Clarke in the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Regan Fraise (left) and Second Baseman Riley Hale react after Clarke’s Ashley Gibbs (center) is called safe at second in the seventh inning of the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. Gibbs would later score the tying run. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Shortstop Regan Fraise (left) and Second Baseman Riley Hale react after Clarke’s Ashley Gibbs (center) is called safe at second in the seventh inning of the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. Gibbs would later score the tying run. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Alex Yacko sends one across the plate against Clarke Monday night in the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Alex Yacko sends one across the plate against Clarke Monday night in the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Batter Kori Mesecher readies herself before stepping in the box Monday night during the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Batter Kori Mesecher readies herself before stepping in the box Monday night during the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Batter Reagan Rogerson looks to coach for the signal before stepping in the batter’s box Monday night during the Region-6 Final in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2. Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Batter Courtney Coffin prepares for the next pitch Monday night during the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Batter Courtney Coffin prepares for the next pitch Monday night during the Region-6 Final Monday night in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Batter Reagan Rogerson looks to coach for the signal before stepping in the batter’s box Monday night during the Region-6 Final in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Batter Reagan Rogerson looks to coach for the signal before stepping in the batter’s box Monday night during the Region-6 Final in Ottumwa. West Burlington – Notre Dame fell to Clarke, 3-2.
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Falcons Advance to Region-6 Final

WBND defeats Central Lee in Regional Semifinal, 7-0

Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Riley Hale is all smiles in the dugout after scoring against Central Lee in the second inning of the Region-6 semifinal in West Burlington Friday night. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Central Lee, 7-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Riley Hale is all smiles in the dugout after scoring against Central Lee in the second inning of the Region-6 semifinal in West Burlington Friday night. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Central Lee, 7-0.
Photo by Dan Hockett Wes t Burlington – Notre Dame’s Reagan Olson contemplates her next chance at the plate against Central Lee during the Region-6 semifinal in West Burlington Friday night. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Central Lee, 7-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Reagan Olson contemplates her next chance at the plate against Central Lee during the Region-6 semifinal in West Burlington Friday night. West Burlington – Notre Dame defeated Central Lee, 7-0.
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2nd Ranked Falcons Break Mustangs, 13-0

WBND to meet Central Lee in Region-6 Semifinal at Home Friday

Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Alex Yacko sends one to the plate against Davis County in the Region-6 quarterfinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington-Notre Dame defeated Davis County, 13-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Alex Yacko sends one to the plate against Davis County in the Region-6 quarterfinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington-Notre Dame defeated Davis County, 13-0.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Jashira Baylark looks to score from third base against Davis County in the Region-6 quarterfinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington-Notre Dame defeated Davis County, 13-0.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Jashira Baylark looks to score from third base against Davis County in the Region-6 quarterfinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington-Notre Dame defeated Davis County, 13-0.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Courtney Coffin slaps the ball against Davis County in the Region-6 quarterfinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington-Notre Dame defeated Davis County, 13-0
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Courtney Coffin slaps the ball against Davis County in the Region-6 quarterfinal Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington-Notre Dame defeated Davis County, 13-0
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No. 1 Lady Falcons Continue Slide, Fall to Ft. Madison, 5-1

Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington First Baseman Brandall Diaz underhand tosses a Ft. Madison bunt to first base for the out Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
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West Burlington First Baseman Brandall Diaz underhand tosses a Ft. Madison bunt to first base for the out Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington Third Baseman Machaela Diaz throws to first base for an out against Fort Madison Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
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West Burlington Third Baseman Machaela Diaz throws to first base for an out against Fort Madison Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington Shortstop Regan Fraise makes the throw to first base against Fort Madison Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
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West Burlington Shortstop Regan Fraise makes the throw to first base against Fort Madison Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington Pitcher Alex Yacko sends the ball to a Ft. Madison batter as her team stands ready in defense Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
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West Burlington Pitcher Alex Yacko sends the ball to a Ft. Madison batter as her team stands ready in defense Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top Ranked Lady Falcons fall to Fort Madison, 5-1.
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No. 1 Lady Falcons Batter Bears, 10-0

Photo by Dan Hockett Danville’s Natalie German warms up before the game against West Burlington – Notre Dame Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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Danville’s Natalie German warms up before the game against West Burlington – Notre Dame Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Kori Mesecher hits a homerun in the third inning against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Kori Mesecher hits a homerun in the third inning against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Riley Hale bunts against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Riley Hale bunts against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Regan Fraise hits against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Regan Fraise hits against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Alex Yacko hits the ball against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Alex Yacko hits the ball against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Brandall Diaz hits the ball against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Brandall Diaz hits the ball against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Kelci Hill hits the ball against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Kelci Hill hits the ball against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame First Baseman Brandall Diaz completes the throw out on Danville’s Rylee Molter  Thursday night in West Burlington.  WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame First Baseman Brandall Diaz completes the throw out on Danville’s Rylee Molter Thursday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Danville, 10-0 in 5-innings.
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No.1 (3A) WBND downs No.5 (2A) Highland, 8-1

Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Kori Mesecher winds up before sending one across the plate against fifth ranked Class 2A Highland Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top ranked Class 3A WBND defeated 5th ranked Class 2A Highland, 8-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Pitcher Kori Mesecher winds up before sending one across the plate against fifth ranked Class 2A Highland Wednesday night in West Burlington. Top ranked Class 3A WBND defeated 5th ranked Class 2A Highland, 8-1.
Photo by Dan Hockett West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Tara Goff waits for the pitch from Highland Wednesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Highland, 8-1.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Tara Goff waits for the pitch from Highland Wednesday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Highland, 8-1.