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Eagles Women Repeat as National D-II Champions

Kirkwood NJCAA feat is fourth in team history; Thomas-Johnson is tourney MVP As Yogi Berra would have observed, it was “deja vu all over again.” The Kirkwood Community College Women’s Basketball team took a second consecutive NJCAA national championship. The Saturday evening contest in Peoria, Ill. ended with a defeat of Kankakee Community College 78-53. […]

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Eagles Baseball Signs Six for 2008-09

The Kirkwood Community College baseball team is looking to expand upon their history of success by signing six promising players for the 2008-2009 baseball season. Brennan Melloy of Cascade has signed on as a middle infielder for the Eagles. Marion natives Pat Lala and Ryan Clark will take the field for the Eagles next season. […]

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Tribulations of Winter Not Keeping Eagles Grounded

Kirkwood baseball team prepared for battle despite inclement weather The weather isn’t cooperating, but Kirkwood Community College Baseball Coach John Lewis isn’t worried. “I remind the kids everyday that we’re all in the same boat,” Head Baseball Coach John Lewis said of the Midwest’s unfortunate weather situation. “I think we were ready for the games. […]

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All-Region Honors to Six Basketball Men

Nationals-bound teammates noted by Iowa Conference Following their conference championship, there are six more reasons for the Kirkwood Community College men’s basketball program to celebrate. The Iowa Community College Athletic Conference has named a half dozen Eagles to its 2008 All-Region Team. Sophomore Ali Forokhmanesh was named to the All-Region First Team and also took […]

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Basketball Championship Game Re-Broadcast

Kirkwood student production will get Wed. airings on local cable It’s a game so good people said they would watch it again. Due to requests from students, fans and parents, the Kirkwood Channel cable television service plans on re-broadcasting the college men’s regional basketball tournament championship game against Ellsworth Community College. The action of March […]

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Strong Core Returns for Eagle Golf

Sophomore heavy line-up takes the green for Kirkwood If there’s one thing that Kirkwood Community College Head Golf Coach Darin Pint can count on, it’s the experience on his team. “We have 4 of 5 back from last year,” Pint said. “The four sophomores really have the ability to step up. The expectations are a […]

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