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Kirkwood Softball Earns Top Seed in Regional Tournament

Kirkwood’s Taylor Nearad Fourth-ranked Eagles wrap up phenomenal season with 51-4 record Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 28, 2016)-The Kirkwood softball team earned the number one seed heading into the 2016 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region XI-A Division II Softball Tournament. The team will host the eighth-seeded Ellsworth Community College Panthers on Friday (4/29) […]

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Yegge Nets Career Win Number 500

Kirkwood Head Softball Coach Joe Yegge speaks to his players after a game Kirkwood softball coach reaches milestone after victory over Northeast Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 23, 2016)-Kirkwood Head Softball Coach Joe Yegge won his 500th game as a head coach on Saturday after a 14-0 victory in the first game of a doubleheader versus Northeast […]

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Yegge at 499 Career Wins Heading into Weekend Games

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 22, 2016)-Kirkwood Head Softball Coach Joe Yegge sits at 499 career wins before this weekend’s games. Yegge is in his ninth season as the head coach at Kirkwood. Prior to leading the Eagles, Yegge was head coach at North Iowa Area Community College from 1998-2002. His overall record at both schools […]

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Former Eagle Wins College Slam Dunk Competition

Former Kirkwood Eagle Devan Douglas Devan Douglas wows national college basketball fans with impressive display Cypress, Texas (April 2, 2016)-Former Kirkwood Eagle men’s basketball star Devan Douglas won the 2016 State Farm College Slam Dunk Contest on Thursday night (3/31) in front of a nationwide audience. The four-dunk championship performance by Douglas included a notable […]

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Kirkwood Golf Team Ranked in Top 10 Nationally

Kirkwood’s Charlie Hartwig Eagles aim for return trip to the national tournament Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 25, 2016)-The Kirkwood golf team has jumped one spot to number nine in the latest Bushnell Golfweek National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II Coaches Poll. Previously, the Eagles began the spring ranked number 10 in the nation. Kirkwood […]

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Men’s Basketball Team Wins National Championship

Original story appeared on www.metrosportsreport.com Danville, Ill. (March 19, 2016)-The Kirkwood Eagles nearly gave their coach and fans a heart attack Saturday night by missing a bunch of free throws in the final minutes of the NJCAA championship game, but they survived the ordeal and left the gym at Danville Community College with huge smiles […]

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