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  • Newton knocks No. 10 Dowling out of 4A playoffs

    WEST DES MOINES — Junior Grayson Graham came off the Newton High bench to hit a 3-pointer with 6:45 left in Friday night's Class 4A Substate 7 semifin ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 6:24 pm
  • Fifth-ranked Hawks snag 1A district title

    Riding the ebb and tide of each basketball game, Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks have themselves right where they want to be — in the Class 1A Substate 6 cham ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • Indiana State scores victory over Panthers

    TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Niels Bunschoten had 20 points and made 6-of-10 from the field and Indiana State never trailed on its way to a 69-59 win over ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:51 am
  • NHS Hall of Fame nominations are sought

    It’s Newton High School Hall of Fame time. Nominations for the fourth class of the NHS Hall of Fame are being taken.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:52 am
  • Ohio State upsets No. 18 Wisconsin at home

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Playing for little more than pride in front of a home crowd and a national TV audience, Ohio State put together its most complet ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:51 am
  • Cyclone DB suspended following domestic assault arrest

    AMES (AP) — Iowa State defensive back Mike Johnson has been suspended from the team following his arrest on a domestic assault charge involving his li ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • New ISU coach Kevin Dresser saw chance to “come home.”

    DES MOINES (AP) — New Iowa State wrestling coach Kevin Dresser saw the opportunity to leave a secure gig at Virginia Tech to lead the scuffling Cyclon ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:51 am
  • Former Ames standout McDermott traded to OKC

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder got some help for Russell Westbrook by acquiring forwards Taj Gibson and Doug McDermott from Chicago ju ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • Cubs’ Schwarber not ready to let go of catching dream

    MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Kyle Schwarber made it known early in camp he was 100 percent healthy and wanted to return to catching, even in a limited role.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • Column: Media changes not that bad after all

    Changes announced by the Iowa High School Athletic Association in regards to the media at the state wrestling tournament drew a lot of attention aroun ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 10:06 am
  • Mustang girls welcoming underdog role

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe senior Rachel Stafford recalls something her AAU basketball coach said when she and her teammates were in the third grade ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • Butler stuns Villanova

    VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Butler coach Chris Holtmann told his players to expect to be punched in the mouth playing on the road against one of the best te ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:37 am
  • Optimism in high gear at Daytona for NASCAR’s top teams

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Optimism abounds after the opening weekend at Daytona International Speedway, especially for NASCAR’s top teams.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:37 am
  • PCM’s Clark signs with Grand View track team

    MONROE — Choosing which college to attend is a tough choice for any high school athlete who wants to extend his or her athletic career.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:50 am
  • No. 5 L-S advances to district final

    MONTEZUMA — There are no secrets between teams who have played each other twice during the regular season.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:39 am