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Van Meter beats EBF in 10 innings to advance to state

Van Meter defeated Eddyville -Blakesburg РFremont 2-1 in 10 innings. The win moves Van Meter to 30-7 on the year and advances Van Meter to the state tournament.  Bailey Richards lead the Bulldogs with 2 solo home runs and 11 strikeouts on the mound. The Bulldogs will play Monday July 18th or July 19th

Van Meter High School Varsity Softball beat Fort Dodge St. Ed’s 9-3

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 7:00 PM Fort Dodge St. Ed's AWAY 3 Van Meter High School HOME 9 Game Recap Van Meter started Regional tournament play Wednesday night in Van Meter. The Bulldogs played Fort Dodge St. Ed’s. Van Meter struck first with a Bailey Richards walk and stolen base. She was driven in by

All Teams Schedule: Week of July 4 – July 10

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Van Meter High School, July 4 – July 10 MONDAY July 04, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY July 05, 2016 No events happening WEDNESDAY July 06, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY July 07, 2016 No events happening FRIDAY July 08, 2016 No events happening SATURDAY July 09,

Van Meter Softball and Baseball capture WCAC titles

The 2016 softball and baseball teams both captured the WCAC championships this summer in their respective sports. Softball finished unbeaten in the conference at 16-0 and an overall record of 25-7. This is the Bulldogs first conference title in softball since 1995. 9th ranked Van Meter begins tournament play on July 6th as they host

Van Meter High School Varsity Softball beat Des Moines Christian High School 6-1

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 5:30 PM Van Meter High School AWAY 6 Des Moines Christian High School HOME 1 Game Recap Van Meter was back in action Wednesday night for the second time of the week against Des Moines Christian. Monday’s game went extra’s and Wednesday’s was crucial for the Bulldogs. Van Meter scored in

Van Meter High School Varsity Softball beat Guthrie Center High School 16-0

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 5:30 PM Van Meter High School AWAY 16 Guthrie Center High School HOME 0 Game Recap Van Meter was at Guthrie Center Tuesday Night. It was a great evening at the plate for the Bulldogs with a number of girls having multiple hits. Here is the stat line for the Bulldogs

Van Meter High School Varsity Softball falls to Martensdale-St Mary’s 12-7

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 5:30 PM Martensdale-St Mary's AWAY 12 Van Meter High School HOME 7 Game Recap Meagan Blomgren 2-4 with 4 RBI’s and an inside the park home run, 2 Stolen Bases Dion Shirley 1-4 single Bailey Richards 1-4 Double Casey Jamison 1-3 Triple Haley Forret 3 walks Lizzy Lyon 1-3 single Mackenzie

Van Meter High School Varsity Softball beat Des Moines Christian High School 3-2

Monday, June 27, 2016 5:30 PM Des Moines Christian High School AWAY 2 Van Meter High School HOME 3 Game Recap Van Meter survived in extra innings Monday night against a tough Des Moines Christian team. Bailey Richards pitched excellent in the start. She went 8 innings allowing 2 runs, 1 earned, and 10 strikeouts.

All Teams Schedule: Week of June 27 – July 3

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Van Meter High School, June 27 – July 3 MONDAY June 27, 2016 5:00 PM Boys Varsity Baseball vs. Des Moines Christian High School SCHEDULE 5:00 PM Boys Junior Varsity Baseball vs. Des Moines Christian High School SCHEDULE 5:00 PM Boys Freshman Baseball vs. Des Moines Christian

Van Meter High School Varsity Softball beat Earlham 6-4

Monday, June 20, 2016 5:30 PM Earlham AWAY 4 Van Meter High School HOME 6 Game Recap After dropping two in a row to end the week last week to Martensdale St. Mary’s and Collins/Maxwell-Baxter. Van Meter was back at home last night vs. Earlham. Earlham struck first on a Taylor Hipsley double, and a