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  • Aquagirls down Boone on Senior Night

    Eleven seniors swam their final meet in front of their home crowd Thursday for the NCMP Aquagirls. Ten of those seniors are four-year swimmers for the ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Prep cross country teams’ qualifying meet assignments

    Newton High’s Cardinal cross country teams will run their state qualifying 5K races on the Iowa State cross country course Oct. 22. The Cardinals were ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Youngsters leading Cardinal cross country teams

    FORT DODGE — Running on the same course they hope to compete on at the end of October, Newton High’s cross country teams competed in the Fort Dodge In ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Blue is my October

    Excuse me for being Blue this month.Yes, my Kansas City Royals are back in the playoffs. They opened ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Ranked Nevada overwhelms Mustang netters

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe coach Krystal Ehn got a good look at Class 3A No. 4 Nevada on Thursday night. 
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • C-M’s Hostetter wins, L-S girls finish second at Montezuma

    MONTEZUMA — Colfax-Mingo junior Dakota Hostetter is still working her way back from an ankle injury that sidelined her for a few meets. Thursday’s eff ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • CMB girls finish 2nd, boys 12th in Jewell

    JEWELL — Once again facing some of the state’s top competition, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls cross country team was up to the challenge Thursday.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • CMB loses momentum in loss to rival Gilbert

    BAXTER — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter volleyball team struggled at the net during a three-set loss to Gilbert on Thursday night.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • L-S’ Kuhlmann takes second, C-M finishes 10th at Montezuma

    MONTEZUMA — The Lynnville-Sully boys’ cross country team did not have enough runners for a team score Thursday, but that didn’t slow down senior Canyo ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Astros, Rangers win AL divisional openers

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals at their own game Thursday night, relying on sharp pitching from Collin McHugh ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Cardinals focus on improving in challenge of Pella

    Newton High’s Cardinals have the 19th-ranked rusher in Class 3A in senior running back Joseph Banfield. They have averaged 22 points per game this sea ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Lynnville-Sully seeks quick start against GMG

    The last thing Lynnville-Sully wants to do Friday night is allow Green Mountain-Garwin to gain any kind of confidence.
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Warren’s emergence comes at perfect time in Cyclones’ season

    AMES (AP) — Mike Warren’s emergence is coming at the right time for Iowa State.The Cyclones running ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Pressure is on new coach Steve Prohm at Iowa State

    AMES (AP) — Five months ago, Iowa State’s Steve Prohm was the coach at mid-major Murray State. Now he’s in charge of one of the big favorites in the B ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Arrieta silences Pirates in Cubs’ NL wild-card victory

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — These Chicago Cubs are supposed to be too young to be here. Or maybe they’re just too good to care.
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 11:01 am
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