1.5 second was all the time Union lead host Benton on Saturday, but it would be those final seconds which gave the Knights a non-conference road win and Benton shy of their first win of the season.

Benton girls basketball closed out a 3-0 week with a 53-27 win over Union on Saturday for a non-conference battle, extending the recent winning streak ahead of the final weeks of the regular season.

There are not boring nights when WaMaC girls basketball is in play, and Benton proved just that fact as they held fast against fourth-ranked Center Point-Urbana in an overtime 50-47 win on Tue…

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January 18, 2011. Vinton-Shellsburg defeated Center Point-Urbana 54-48. Before taking the court Friday night in Vinton, CPU had bounced VS 16 times in a decade of dominance.

Nothing has come easy to Benton in recent games. The Bobcats lost by double digits to rivals Vinton-Shellsburg and Center Point-Urbana before winter break. Entering Tuesday’s matchup with 13th…

A promising start for Center Point-Urbana boys basketball fizzled out at Grinnell on Saturday as the Stormin’ Pointers fell to the Tigers 65-29 in their first game back from winter break.

Down as much as 15 points in the second quarter, Center Point-Urbana girls basketball roared back in the second half for a 65-52 win at Grinnell on Saturday as the Stormin’ Pointers resumed th…

Going into Saturday’s rescheduled game at Marion, Vinton-Shellsburg girls basketball had only beaten the Indians once in the last 25 seasons. In fact, coach Rich Haisman noted Marion defeated …

A battle of ranked girls teams ensued as 3A fifth-ranked Center Point-Urbana basketball hosted 4A fourth ranked Waverly Shell-Rock on Saturday, the Stormin’ Pointers surviving a tight 42-39 ba…

COVID pushed Benton girls basketball off the court for nearly a week, yet any sign of rust or lapse in effort was nonexistent as the Bobcats bottled up Mt. Vernon 55-27 behind a career night f…

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Vinton-Shellsburg boys basketball opened their season on their own court and played at their own pace as they sped past Belle Plaine 74-45 on Monday evening.

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Center Point-Urbana senior Kole Tupa has used this COVID-19 crisis to step back and think about his future, ultimately leading the Stormin’ Pointer to commit to Central College to continue his…

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Sports will always offer things in the ways of stories to follow. Center Point-Urbana’s thrilling triple overtime win to advance to the state tournament. Vinton-Shellsburg’s new starting point…

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There were some great storylines to follow in the 2019-20 high school girls' basketball season. Center Point-Urbana proved that moving up a class couldn't deter it from a state semifinals appe…

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