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  • Bobcats scratch out win over Cardinals

    Newton High’s Connor Gholson and Marshalltown’s Cole Keller staged a pitching duel Tuesday in Newton’s season-opening baseball game at Eversman Field ...
    May 25, 2016 - 12:18 pm
  • Big 12 decathlon champ has Newton ties

    Taylor Sanderson, a fifth-year senior at Iowa State, won the Big 12 decathlon May 12-13 in Fort Worth, Texas. Sanderson is the grandson of Clyde and M ...
    May 25, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • PCM girls end regular season with OT win

    MONROE — With two minutes to play in overtime, Prairie City-Monroe junior Abby Waddell got tangled up with a Chariton defender and fell to the ground ...
    May 25, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • Cardinal softball wins opener over Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — Being aggressive at the plate and on the base path, Newton High’s Cardinal girls backed up a one-hit pitching performance of Peyton Mah ...
    May 25, 2016 - 12:10 pm
  • C-M’s Underwood falls short of state tournament

    ENGLISH VALLEYS — Colfax-Mingo’s Delaney Underwood was the only freshman in the top 12 positions at the Class 1A Region 3 tournament on Monday.
    May 25, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Newton girls close out regular season with LHC win

    PELLA — Newton High’s Cardinals finished regular-season soccer action on a four-game win streak after downing host Pella Christian 3-0 Tuesday.
    May 25, 2016 - 12:11 pm
  • C-M’s Tjaden, Albright choose Buena Vista soccer

    Colfax-Mingo seniors Jessica Albright and McKinzie Tjaden may be forever known as Tigerhawk track and field coach Zach Tomas’ first pair of four-time ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Mustangs improve to 2-0 with win over South Tama

    PRAIRIE CITY — On a night when the Prairie City-Monroe seniors returned from their Senior Trip, it was an eighth-grader who stole the show on the moun ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Hornish doesn’t regret how career quietly faded

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Some drivers fear the end of their career. They hang on long past their prime, trying to find a ride, any ride, in every desper ...
    May 25, 2016 - 12:14 pm
  • Kansas-Kentucky highlights SEC/Big 12 Challenge field

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Kentucky will host Kansas in the marquee matchup in the next SEC/Big 12 Challenge, a one-day event that features 10 games on J ...
    May 25, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Hammel stars in Cubs’ rout of Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jason Hammel had a lot to do with the early six-run cushion.The pitcher went above ...
    May 25, 2016 - 10:52 am
  • Sex abuse case against Des Moines high school coach dismissed

    DES MOINES (AP) — The sex abuse case against a Des Moines high school girls’ basketball coach has been dismissed.
    May 25, 2016 - 10:52 am
  • Duke-Michigan St, UNC-Indiana headline ACC/Big Ten Challenge

    GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Duke will play host to Michigan State and North Carolina will visit Indiana in the marquee matchups of the ACC/Big Ten Challen ...
    May 25, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Baylor says ‘Ken Starr is president’ amid speculation

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Baylor University and its president are facing mounting pressure over how the school has handled reports of rape and assault by f ...
    May 25, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Royals turn away Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The bases were loaded with no outs in the bottom of the ninth, and Wade Davis was staked to a three-run lead for the Kansas City Ro ...
    May 25, 2016 - 10:51 am