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Girls Track Team Finishes 2nd at Home Invitational

The Van Meter Co-ed Invitational took place on Monday where the bulldogs came away with 2nd place scoring 110.5 points. Tea, results from the girls side were: Panorama 157.5, Van Meter 110.5, Nodaway Valley 66, West Central Valley 55, Colo-Nesco 53, Colfax Mingo 48, Carlisle 46, DMC 46, Clarke 37.5, Saydel 37.5, Clarinda 37, Pleasantville […]

Girls Finish 5th at Earlham

The high school girls track team competed in the 2017 Cardinal Co-Ed Relays on Tuesday, and came away with 5th place overall. There were 15 girls teams there including: SE Warren, Colo-Nesco, Coon Rapids-Bayard, Des Moines Christian, Earlham, Exira/EH-K, AC/GC, Grandview Park Baptist, Harlan, ICA, Nodaway Valley, Orient-Macksburg, and Panorama. Top 4 placers for the […]

VM Girls Finish 3rd

The Van Meter Girls track team finished in 3rd place at the Tom Tipton Invitational on Thursday April 7th. The meet was held at the ACGC, but was hosted by Coon-Rapids Bayard schools. Overall team standings: ACGC 170, Panorama 163, Van Meter 103, Glidden Ralston 63, Coon-Rapids Bayard 53, CAM 29, and ADM (jv) 4. […]

Varsity Girl’s Track Meet at Adel

The track team was in action for the first official meet of the season, traveling to Adel for the Hugh Norman Coed. Teams at the meet included: ADM, Nevada, Dallas Center Grimes, Bondurant-Farrar, Clarke-Osceola, Winterset, and Carlisle. Overall the bulldogs finished in 5th place. Some highlights from the meet included: Mackenzie Roberts in shot put with […]

Varsity Girls Track Season Begins With a Meet at Earlham

The varsity girls track season kicked off on Monday with an early bird track meet at Earlham. The team is looking build off the success from last year and send quite a few girls to the state track meet in May. Highlights from the Earlham meet include: The sprint medley team of Mackenzie B, Taylor D, […]

JH Football Teams Beat Des Moines Christian

The junior high football teams traveled to DMC on Thursday, October 10th where they came away with two victories. The bulldogs put together their best performances of the season, and it was also their final game. 8th Grade won the game 20-8, and 7th grade won 24-6.   In the 8th grade game the first […]

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JH Football Splits With Panorama

The bulldogs traveled to Panora on Thursday October 6th, and came away with one win and one loss. The 8th graders lost 14-0 and the 7th graders won 20-0. The 8th grade game was a story of turnovers. The bulldogs got into the red zone a number of times, and could not capitalize by scoring […]

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7th and 8th Grade Football Teams Defeat Ogden

The junior high football team traveled to Ogden on Thursday, and came home with 2 wins. The 8th grade game was 8-6 and the 7th grade score was 20-6. Both grades went down 6-0 early in the game and battled back to win. 8th grade was played first and the touchdown came in the middle of […]

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JH Football Splits With Earlham

The junior high football teams hosted Earlham on Thursday Sept. 22nd. The 7th grade team came away with a victory 14-0 and the 8th graders lost 46-6. The 8th grade game was played first, and Earlham cruised to a victory with the score of 46-6. The sole touchdown for the bulldogs came on a 46 […]

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JH Football Hosts Winterset

The Van Meter Bulldogs hosted the Winterset Huskies on Thursday. The 7th grade game was played first, and the bulldogs fell to the huskies 8-40. The lone Touchdown for the Bulldogs came on a run from Dalten Van Pelt. The Bulldogs are looking to bounce back against Earlham next Thursday.   The 8th grader’s game […]

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