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Raiders lose to DMC

DMC 61, MA 47 The Raiders fell in a hard fought battle to Des Moines Christian Thursday night, effectively ending their bid for State. More details will be available in next weeks Record-News.

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Raiders advance three to State

Mount Ayr sends some experienced wrestlers to the State Meet at Wells Fargo starting Thursday, February 14 and ending Saturday, February 16.   For more on this story, sign in to the e-edition.

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Stewart leads Raiderettes to victory

Mt. Ayr 73, I-35  50      The Raiderettes were victorious over the Interstate 35 Lady Roadrunners on Saturday night to advanced to the next round of regional play against Central Decatur.      The Raiderettes were led by Sam Stewart who had a huge game, almost breaking the record for most points in a game, with 37. The…

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Raiderette victory over I-35 gives coach Streit 200th career win

Mt. Ayr 67, I-35  38 Traveling to Truro to face an old foe on Monday night, the Raiderettes came home with a non-conference win over the Roadrunners which was also Coach Thad Streit’s 200th career win. “Raiderette basketball has a lot of tradition over the years and I am fortunate enough to have had great…

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Raiders shake off Bulldog loss to overcome Roadrunners

Bedford 66, Mt. Ayr 56 The Mount Ayr Raiders saw their nine game win streak come to an end Friday night at the hands of the Bedford Bulldogs, knocking the Raiders down to 14-3 on the season which was revenge from their last contest in which Mount Ayr won late in the fourth.   For…

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Raiders sit at 14-2 as tournament play creeps up

Mount Ayr 86, EU 47 The Raiders traveled to East Union last Friday for a match up against the Eagles. Mount Ayr saw six Raiders reach double digits in the big 86-47 win led by Isaac Grose at 18 points. Grose also led the team in rebounds with 10.   For more on this story,…

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Raiders down two more opponents

Mount Ayr 78, Lenox 50 The Raiders traveled to Lenox last week to face the Tigers. Mount Ayr came out ahead 78-50, led by Dawson Frost, who scored 20 points. The Raiders got an early 22-9 lead in the first and out scored the Tigers through every quarter after.   For more on this story,…

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