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  • Balanced play gives Newton softball hard fought LHC win

    With the game on the line and a tying run on second in the final inning, Newton’s Payton Maher threw the perfect pitch that caught the batter looking ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • District baseball pairings released for Class 1A, 2A

    The Iowa High School Athletic Association released the district baseball pairings for the Class 1A and 2A on Wednesday and Lynnville-Sully will have a ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Cardinal baseball takes one from top-ranked Pella

    The Newton baseball team has proven it can play with some of the best teams in the state this season
    July 2, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • Tigerhawk softball gets easy win over Gilbert

    GILBERT — The Colfax-Mingo softball team jumped out to an early lead and cruised to a 8-1 victory over Gilbert in Heart of Iowa Conference play Wednes ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • Mustang baseball loses despite collecting 14 hits

    REINBECK — The Prairie City-Monroe baseball team cranked out 14 hits and scored 15 runs but suffered a 16-15 loss to Gladbrook-Reinbeck in non-confere ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Cubs score 2 in 11th, blank slumping Mets again

    NEW YORK (AP) — Starlin Castro and the Chicago Cubs aren’t scoring much lately. No need to against the New York Mets.
    July 2, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • At hot-for-Wimbledon, Venus Williams nears Serena showdown

    LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams is no longer the player she once was, on account of the passage of time and the day-to-day ups and downs of an energy-sap ...
    July 2, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Love stays, Chandler moves, dollars fly in NBA free agency

    Kevin Love has unfinished business in Cleveland and Tyson Chandler will be conducting his in Phoenix.
    July 2, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Eslinger’s walk-off blast sends Raider past HOIC rival PCM

    COLLINS — Mikayla Eslinger was just trying to avoid another heartbreaking one-run loss.Collins-Maxwe ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • Newton softball rides big inning to win over Grinnell

    The Newton Cardinal’s softball team bounced back from a Monday loss to second-ranked Oskaloosa by defeating Grinnell 5-1 Tuesday.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • No. 2 Oskaloosa takes down Newton softball

    OSKALOOSA — Newton freshman Taylor Ryan hit her first home run of the season and drove in four runs, but a slow start doomed the Cardinal softball tea ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Former Cyclone standout Vroman dies in car crash

    Former Iowa State basketball star Jackson Vroman died Monday. He was found dead in a pool at his Los Angeles County residence. He was 34 years old.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • U.S. advances to World Cup final

    MONTREAL (AP) — Carli Lloyd remembers putting the ball on its spot and shutting out the noise of more than 51,000 anxious fans.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Hunter homers, Twins beat Cincinnati after long weather delay

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Torii Hunter got the Minnesota Twins moving after a long wait.Hunter homered again ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • PCM lefty Brown throws no-hitter against Clarke

    OSCEOLA — Austin Brown tossed a no-hitter and struck out six in five innings of work against Clarke and Trey Lindsay had two hits, three runs and thre ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:05 am
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