The Ottumwa Courier

Sports

October 17, 2013

This Week's Fearless Forecast

2013 Cumulative Total 126 of 180 (70%)

The Ottumwa Courier staff makes its picks

MATT BRINDLEY, Courier writer

LAST WEEK: 6 of 10

2013 Record: 75%

PREP

Ankeny Centennial 31, Ottumwa 28

Sigourney-Keota 28, Cardinal 27

Centerville 24, Fairfield 21

Pella 31, Oskaloosa 27

COLLEGE

Ohio State 31, Iowa 27

Baylor 38, Iowa State 31

Florida 28, Missouri 27

NFL

Chicago 33, Washington 21

Kansas City 31, Houston 17

N.Y. Giants 23, Minnesota 17

COMMENT: I've overheard Scott and Andy forming an alliance against me. Great, the Keystone Cops are forming an alliance. Oh, I like this idea.

SCOTT JACKSON, Courier senior sports writer

LAST WEEK: 6 of 10

2013 Record: 68%

PREP

Ankeny Centennial 30, Ottumwa 23

Sigourney-Keota 34, Cardinal 20

Fairfield 31, Centerville 24

Pella 35, Oskaloosa 27

COLLEGE

Ohio State 38, Iowa 14

Baylor 59, Iowa State 20

Missouri 27, Florida 20

NFL

Chicago 31, Washington 29

Kansas City 22, Houston 10

N.Y. Giants 27, Minnesota 16

COMMENT: 'We're not done here! You're not leaving!'

ANDY HEINTZ, Courier sports writer

LAST WEEK: 5 of 10

2013 Record: 67%

This Week’s Picks

PREP

Ankeny Centennial 27, Ottumwa 24

Sigourney-Keota 24, Cardinal 17

Fairfield 20, Centerville 17

Pella 35, Oskaloosa 32

COLLEGE

Ohio State 17, Iowa 14

Baylor 35, Iowa State 24

Florida 24, Missouri 21

NFL

Chicago 21, Washington 10

Kansas City 28, Houston 7

N.Y. Giants 17, Minnesota 14

COMMENT: I'm breaking good this week!

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  • Iowa High School State Baseball Tournament CLASS 1A Friday, July 25 Quarterfinals 11 a.m. — Newman Catholic (34-3) vs. BGM (25-2) 1 p.m. — Don Bosco (30-3) vs. Martensdale-St. Marys (34-7) Saturday, July 26 Quarterfinals 11 a.m. — Twin Cedars (33-0) vs. Underwood (23-7) 1 p.m. — Gehlen Cathol

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  • State Softball Tournament Thursday Class 2A Semifinals No. 5 Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont 6, No. 1 Highland 2 Class 2A Championship No. 5 Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont (26-5) vs. No. 2 Earlham (30-4), 12:15 p.m. (Diamond 1, Mittera Field) RADIO: 96.7 FM KIIC and 104.9 FM KBOE

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  • 0725 OTT Sports Fairfield baseball photo Party Like It's 1979! FAIRFIELD — Not since the late 1970s had Fairfield ever seen a party like the one that took place on the diamond shortly after 9 p.m. Wednesday night. There were players. There were coaches. There were fans clad in orange and black. They all came tog

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hot bats not enough BOONE – The Ottumwa Midwest 9-10 year-old All-Star Little Leaguers did everything they could at the plate to erase an 8-0 first-inning deficit against Morningside National on Thursday. Despite 14 runs on 11 hits, Ottumwa Midwest could not keep their

    July 24, 2014

  • 0725 OTT Sports Alexis Winn mug Winn named to all-star team OTTUMWA — Sometimes it's just nice to be recognized. Such was the case when the Iowa High School Coaches Association selected Alexis Winn to play in the 30th annual Iowa All-Star game Monday at Waukee High School field. "It kind of shows me that all

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  • 0725 OTT Sports Andy's Column mug There's always one more lake OTTUMWA — While this isn't true across the board, most fishermen are filled with a bountiful supply of wanderlust. I'm certainly no exception to this rule. Although, I haven't even managed to get out and fish in southeast Iowa this week, my gypsy so

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0725 OTT Sports Little League baseball photo Three teams battling for first in Little League State Tourney CENTERVILLE — Grandview, Johnston American and Sioux City Headid are in a three-way battle for first place at the Iowa Little League State Tournament, as all teams have played over 50-percent of their pool games. Headid and Grandview are tied for fir

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  • Monroe County Little League fall in Central Regional Finals INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA — After upsetting the top-seeded team in the Central Regional Tournament, the Monroe County Little League softball team fell just one win shy of a berth in the Little League World Series. Tallmadge, Ohio edged Monroe County, 4-1

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  • State Baseball Tournament Saturday Class 1A Quarterfinals No. 1 Twin Cedars (33-0) vs. Underwood (22-7), 11 a.m. (104.9 FM KBOE) Tuesday Class 3A Quarterfinals No. 5 Fairfield (30-7) vs. Dallas Center-Grimes (22-14), 8 p.m. (95.9 FM KKFD)

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