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Van Meter Beats Previously Unbeaten South Hamilton 42-0

In a match-up of two 3-0 teams, Van Meter dominated the game from start to finish in their most complete game of the season. The Bulldogs scored 21 points in the first quarter, were up 28-0 at half and scored two more touchdowns in the 2nd half for a 42-0 win as they moved to […]

Van Meter Moves to 3-0 With 56-6 Win at Ogden

Van Meter traveled to Ogden this past Friday night as they looked to open Class 1A District #6 play on a positive note. It didn’t take long for the Van Meter Bulldogs to set that tone against the Ogden Bulldogs. Van Meter scored 28 1st quarter points and never looked back as they moved to 3-0 […]

Van Meter Pulls Away in 2nd Half for 31-3 Win Over W-G

Van Meter’s football team knows not to take anyone lightly and Woodward-Granger showed exactly why that should be the case. On the Hawks opening drive to start the game, they covered 64 yards in 11 plays to take a 3-0 lead on a 24 yard field goal. That drive apparently got the Bulldog’s attention as the […]

Bulldogs Open Season With Close Win At Earlham – 21-20

Van Meter’s 2017 football team opened the season on the road this past Friday night at Earlham. The game saw the Bulldogs jump out to a 14-0 lead in the first quarter with Carson Rhodes opening the scoring for the season with a 3 yard touchdown run. That was followed by a 4 yard touchdown […]

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2017 Junior High Football Camp Registration Information

VAN METER BULLDOG 2017 JUNIOR HIGH FOOTBALL CAMP This year our junior high football camp will be held on August 15th, 16th & 17th. The camp will take place on the football practice field east of the baseball field. Camp will run from 4:30-6:00 PM each day. Tuesday, August 15th 4:30 – 6:00 PM Wednesday, […]

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2017 High School Football Camp Registration Information

VAN METER BULLDOG 2017 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL CAMP The high school football camp will be held on following dates and times at the practice field east of the baseball field: Monday, July 31st  – 8:00 – 10:30 AM Tuesday, August 1st – 8:00 – 10:30 AM Wednesday, August 2nd – 8:00 – 10:30 AM Thursday, August 3rd – […]

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Van Meter Falls to Western Christian In Final 4 – 35-14

Van Meter’s football season came to an end this past Saturday with a 35-14 loss to the Western Christian Wolfpack. The game was a hard fought contest that saw the scored tied 14-14 entering the 4th quarter before Western Christian pulled away with 21 unanswered points to seal the victory. Western Christian struck first with […]

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Van Meter Defeats Madrid 28-7 – Advance to State Semifinals at UNI-Dome Saturday (Nov. 12)

Van Meter moves on to the Semifinal Round of the IHSAA Playoffs to play Western Christian, Hull (10-1), this Saturday, November 12 at 1:06 PM at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls. The Van Meter Bulldogs advanced to the IHSAA State Semifinals in the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls with a 28-7 win over the Madrid Tigers […]

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Bulldogs Advance In Playoffs With OT Win Over ASHTW – 21-14

Van Meter found a way to win and advance with a 21-14 overtime win over a quality AHSTW (Avoca) Vikings team in the 1st Round of the IHSAA Football Playoffs this past Friday night. After stopping the Vikings on downs on their opening drive, Van Meter took 8 plays to score the first points of […]

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Van Meter Will Host Madrid in Quarterfinal Round of Football Playoffs – Friday, November 4th

Van Meter will host Madrid in the Quarterfinal Round of the IHSAA Football Playoffs this Friday, November 4th at 7:00 PM in Van Meter. Van Meter beat AHSTW (Avoca) 21-14 in OT to advance, while Madrid defeated Pleasantville 27-20 this past Friday night. (More details will be released as they become available.) Click on the following link for […]

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