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Dylan Moffatt Named to Tiger Hall of Fame!

Independence’s Dylan Moffatt has been named to the Tiger Sports Hall of Fame for swimming! Dylan will be recognized at the Cedar Falls Homecoming football game on Friday, September 29 at the UNI Dome.

Congratulations Dylan! Your recognition is well deserved!

To learn more about the swimming partnership with the Cedar Falls Tigers read the original press release.

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Game Day Notes #5 vs. South Tama

The Series:
This is the 8th meeting between these two teams.  Independence overall is 2-5-0, 0-2-0 at home, 1-3-0 on the road, and 1-0-0 at neutral sites against South Tama County.  The first meeting took place on October 13th, 1990, in the UNI-Dome where Independence won 20-6.

 

Homecoming:
This year’s homecoming game is the 104th homecoming game for Independence.  Independence is 46-52-5 in playing for homecoming.  This will be the first time Independence has played South Tama County for Homecoming.  The first homecoming game took play in 1913, where Independence lost to West Delaware 7-0.

 

Coaching Records:
Justin Putz is in his 4th season as head coach of the Independence Mustangs and 5th overall.  Currently, his record at Independence is 10-15-0.  His overall coaching record is 15-20-0 in five seasons with three playoff appearances.

 

Nate Doran is the head coach of the South Tama County Trojans.

 

Next Game:
The next game for Independence will at Charles City.  South Tama County will host Vinton-Shellsburg.

 

Last Game:
The last game for Independence was a loss against Waverly-Shell Rock 49-13. South Tama County’s last game was a victory against Charles City 29-20.

 

Click here to read the full game notes

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Gameday Notes #4 vs. Waverly-Shell Rock

The Series:
This is the 62nd meeting between these two teams.  Independence overall is 16-40-5, 9-19-3 at home, and 7-21-5 on the road against Waverly-Shell Rock.  The first meeting took place on October 18th, 1913,  where Waverly-Shell Rock won.

 

Coaching Records:
Justin Putz is in his 4th season as head coach of the Independence Mustangs and 5th overall.  Currently, his record at Independence is 10-14-0.  His overall coaching record is 15-19-0 in five seasons with three playoff appearances.

Mark Hubbard is the head coach of the Waverly-Shell Rock Go-Hawks.

 

Next Game:
The next game for Independence will home against South Tama County in the 104th Homecoming Game.  Waverly-Shell Rock will be at Vinton-Shellsburg.

 

Last Game:
The last game for Independence was a win against Clear Creek-Amana 35-7. Waverly-Shell Rock’s last game was a victory against North Fayette Valley 27-7.

 

Click here to read the full game notes

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Mustang Volleyball Wins 6-0

Our Varsity Mustang Volleyball team won the Indee Tournament on Saturday with a 6-0 match record! Way to go girls!  Join us this week as the Mustangs take on Center Point Urbana in Center Point! Go Mustangs!

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Mustang Volleyball LIVE!

Can’t make it to the game?

The Independence Community School District is excited to announce the new, innovative Independence Mustang Sports Network. Benjamin Hupke will spearhead a broadcast team for the free broadcasts. Josh Hinde will be helping out this football season and Travis Meiborg has joined to help with volleyball broadcasts.

New this year! In addition to hearing the broadcasts here on www.indeemustangsports.com you can also hear the broadcast on local radio station KQMG 95.3 and on Indytel channel 8.

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN LIVE!

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Mustang Football LIVE!

Can’t make it to the game?

The Independence Community School District is excited to announce the new, innovative Independence Mustang Sports Network. Benjamin Hupke will spearhead a broadcast team for the free broadcasts. Josh Hinde will be helping out this football season and Travis Meiborg has joined to help with volleyball broadcasts.

New this year! In addition to hearing the broadcasts here on www.indeemustangsports.com you can also hear the broadcast on local radio station KQMG 95.3 and on Indytel channel 8.

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN LIVE!

 

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Gameday Notes #2 vs. West Delaware

The Series:
This is the 104th meeting between these two teams.  Independence overall is 0-0-0, 28-23-1 at home, and 18-30-2 on the road against West Delaware.  The first meeting took place on November 4th, 1899, which Independence won 15-0.


Coaching Records:
Justin Putz is in his 4th season as head coach of the Independence Mustangs and 5th overall.  Currently, his record at Independence is 9-13-0.  His overall coaching record is 14-18-0 in five seasons with three playoff appearances.

Doug Winkowitsch has been the head coach of the West Delaware Hawks for 14 years, with a 108-31-0 record and 9 playoff appearances.


Next Game:
The next game for Independence will be home against Clear Creek-Amana.  West Delaware will be at Mount Vernon.


Last Game:
The last game for Independence was a loss against Dike-New Hartford 40-27. West Delaware’s last game was a loss to Waverly-Shell Rock in the IHSAA State Playoffs last season.

Click here to read the full game notes

Youth Football Camp Grades 5-8

Mustangs Host Successful Youth Football Camps

Mustang Football youth camps recently wrapped up and we had a great turn out! Check out the group photos from grades K-4 and 5-8. Go Mustangs!!

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Youth Football Camp Grades K-4

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Youth Football Camp Grades 5-8

 

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Boys Pre-Season Swimming Meeting

The boys pre-season parent/swimmer meeting will be Thursday, September 7 at 6:00 pm at Pizza Ranch on University Avenue in Cedar Falls.  At this meeting we will choose options for team suits and take orders for the first order of  suits, discuss the poster theme and talk about open volunteer positions.  Our new coach Jordan Wessels will also be invited so you have the opportunity to meet him before the season starts in November.

If you have any questions please contact Activities Director Justin Putz at jputz@independence.k12.ia.us or 319-334-7405