Spring football meeting information

Attention players: This season's Spring Football Meeting will be Sunday, May 15th at 1:00pm in the High School Auditorium. Any student-athlete planning to go out for the 2016 season needs to attend this meeting and bring a parent. Those attending will receive and/or go over the following items: Expectations Playbooks Sign up for jerseys Receive summer schedule Receive 7-on-7 schedule Receive game schedule Meet new coaches Meet current 8th grade footb...

Read Story By Matt Chinander April 27, 2016

Bower working to regain starting spot for Hawkeyes

Younger players on the Iowa football roster aren’t the only ones jockeying for position today at the Hawkeyes’ annual spring practice at Kinnick Stadium. A one-time starter looking to work his way back into the lineup will attempt to make an impression on coaches as well in the 1 ...

Read Story By QC Times April 24, 2016

Trivia Night round-up and video message from the Captains

The entire football team would like to thank those who participated in the annual West Branch Football Trivia Night last night at the Brick Arch Winery. It was another fun and exciting event that ended up raising over $4,300 for the football team to use toward practice equipment and m...

Read Story By Matt Chinander April 10, 2016

Coach Pedersen interviewed about "deep" season schedules

Saddle up your horses because there is a new trail (or two) to blaze in 2016 or 2017. Earlier this year, the Iowa High School Athletic Association released the groupings for the next two years of football. West Branch will be facing: Durant, Maquoketa Valley, Jesup, Bellevue, Tipto...

Read Story By Jason Miller March 3, 2016

IHSAA releases schedules for 2016, 2017 seasons

The Iowa High School Association this morning released 2016-2017 football schedules for all high school teams across the state. West Branch's 2016 schedule is as follows: August 26: @West Liberty (2A) September 2: West Burlington/Notre Dame (3A) September 9: @Jesup September ...

Read Story By Matt Chinander February 26, 2016

Video: Top 10 plays of the 2015 season

Later this week, the 2016-17 season schedules will be released by the Iowa High School Athletic Association. But, before we get to that, we're taking a look back at some of the best moments of the 2015 season. Last week we posted the top photos of the season. Click here to check th...

Read Story By Matt Chinander February 24, 2016

Best game photos from the 2015 season

Before we start gearing up for the 2016 season, let's rewind back to the Fall of 2015 by taking a look at the best photos of the season. Photos by Gregory Norfleet (West Branch Times) and Matt Chinander. Throwback Jersey Night Coach Tylee and Aaron Barnes celebrate on the si...

Read Story By Matt Chinander February 19, 2016

Trivia Night to be held April 9th

The 7th annual West Branch Football Trivia Night will be held Saturday, April 9th at the Brick Arch Winery in West Branch. Come test your general trivia knowledge! The trivia contest, MC'd by Mike Quinlan and hosted by the football captains' parents, will begin at 7:00pm. But, be s...

Read Story By Matt Chinander February 15, 2016

Football team earns Excellent Academic Achievement award

For the second year in a row, the West Branch Football team has earned and been awarded with the Excellent Academic Achievement award from the Iowa High School Athletic Association. The IHSAA recognizes teams that have collectively achieved in the classroom. To be eligable for and ...

Read Story By Matt Chinander February 5, 2016
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Highlight Film 2015
2016 Season Schedule
  • @ West Liberty
    08/26
    7:30pm
  • vs West Burlington
    09/02
    7:00pm
  • @ Jesup
    09/09
    7:00pm
  • vs Maquoketa Valley
    09/16
    7:00pm
  • @ Bellevue
    09/23
    7:00pm
  • vs Durant
    09/30
    7:00pm
  • vs North Cedar
    10/07
    7:00pm
  • @ Tipton
    10/14
    7:00pm
  • vs Clayton Ridge
    10/21
    7:00pm
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District 3 Standings
  • Bellevue
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  • Clayton Ridge
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  • Durant
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  • Jesup
    0-0 (0-0)
  • Maquoketa Valley
    0-0 (0-0)
  • North Cedar
    0-0 (0-0)
  • Tipton
    0-0 (0-0)
  • West Branch
    0-0 (0-0)
Talking Bear Football Podcast
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  • Congrats to our Trivia Night winning team, Bower Power #threepeat<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/BEBV_LEiwjI/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • It all begins August 26 at West Liberty. See WestBranchFootball.com for the full 2016 schedule<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/BCRVL7vCwlk/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • We are counting down the top game photos from the 2015 season. Check out WestBranchFootball.com for them all.<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/BB_DIgGCwmM/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • Remember those skydivers from Military Appreciation Night? Yeah, their jump is in the Highlight Film as a bonus DVD feature. Be there Sunday to see it.<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/BA26rhDCwi-/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • Sunday. 3:30pm. High School Auditorium. Don't miss it. More info in bio link.<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/BAyYyR6iwhs/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • The 2015 Highlight Film premieres January 24th... don't miss it. More info on the website (see link in our bio)<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/_hQAmpiwg3/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • 2015 Highlight Film production underway!<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/-xW4t6Cwks/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • Highlight film interviews<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/-ZUClYiwh-/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
  • #LittleRoseBowl<br/><br/><a style='color:white;' href='https://www.instagram.com/p/-C-jc2iwlI/' target='_blank'>Click Here to View Photo or Video on Instagram</a>
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