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Trojans sweep softball against Fort Madison

FAIRFIELD — A sweep of Fort Madison, 9-0 and 5-4, Thursday put Fairfield at the top of the Southeast Conference standings with a 5-1 record. The Trojans recorded two different wins against the Bloodhounds. Pitcher Coty Engle helped her cause with two hits, struck out nine, allowed a walk and four hits in a 9-0 win to start the evening.
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Prep softball: Trojans advance in home invite

FAIRFIELD – The final game of the opening day at the 41st Fairfield Softball Invitational was something of a reunion. Coty Engle and Brooke Miller, former friends and classmates, shook hands due the pregame introduction. The two then spent spent the rest of the day trying to outduel each other in the pitching circle.
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Lady Mustangs win two at EBF tourney, face Central Lee Wednesday

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Prep softball: Warriors sweep Centerville

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Mustangs win on a walk-off wild pitch

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Fairfield tennis star headed to Drake

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Davis County, IABloomfield Democrat

Mustangs beat Central Decatur, host EBF Friday

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Tuesday's area roundup: New London routs Warriors to move to 6-0

The New London High School baseball team keeps rolling right along. The Tigers improved to 6-0 overall, 4-0 in the SEI Superconference South Division with a 10-0 victory over Van Buren County on Tuesday at Prottsman Field in New London. The Tigers have outscored their first six opponents by a...
Davis County, IABloomfield Democrat

Lady Mustangs to face EBF Friday

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Davis County, IABloomfield Democrat

Mustangs split twin-bill with Albia

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Davis County, IABloomfield Democrat

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