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  • CMB’s historic season ends with heartbreaking loss

    DES MOINES — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s baseball team relished the underdog role throughout the postseason.
    July 26, 2016 - 11:47 am
  • Four area baseball players earn all-district honors

    The 2016 season may have been the best baseball year in Collins-Maxwell/Baxter program history.The R ...
    July 26, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Cubs get closer Aroldis Chapman in 4-for-1 trade

    CHICAGO (AP) — Before the Chicago Cubs completed a trade for Aroldis Chapman, owner Tom Ricketts and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein dec ...
    July 26, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Iowa State’s Tribune arrested in OWI case

    AMES (AP) — An Iowa State football player has been suspended from the team after his arrest in Ames.
    July 26, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Earnhardt’s return to NASCAR could take more time

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. warned Monday that his return to NASCAR could take longer than planned.
    July 26, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Five Cardinals receive LHC softball honors

    Ending their softball careers together on the 2016 All-Little Hawkeye Conference first team softball squad are Newton High seniors Sydney Jenkins and ...
    July 25, 2016 - 11:57 am
  • Busch sweeps weekend with Brickyard 400 win

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday to make it clean sweep at Indianapolis.
    July 25, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Trio represents Jasper County at annual Iowa Shrine Bowl

    CEDAR FALLS — Two area athletes and an area football coach participated in the 44th annual Iowa Shrine Bowl All-Star Football Classic at the UNI-Dome ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Hawkeye forward Jones gets 6th year of eligibility

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa power forward Dale Jones has been granted an extra year of eligibility.Jones t ...
    July 25, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Former NFL coach, Hawkeye Dennis Green dies at 67

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dennis Green, the trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the Ari ...
    July 25, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Car crash kills Nebraska punter, former MSU punter

    WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash in Wisconsin after working at a kicki ...
    July 25, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Ken Griffey Jr., Mike Piazza inducted into Hall of Fame

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the same place Sund ...
    July 25, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • CMB softball claims fifth-place trophy

    FORT DODGE — Players from Collins-Maxwell/Baxter softball team were still thinking about Wednesday’s 8-5 loss to third-ranked Solon when they stepped ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:46 am
  • Raider baseball team eager to prove they belong on big stage

    Two summers ago, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter senior Brady Stover was watching the state baseball tournament at Principal Park with his father, Wes Stover.
    July 22, 2016 - 11:47 am
  • It’s a wrap — almost, until

    Summer high school sports wrapped up for me a week ago, but we still have one area high school baseball team playing. Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s Raiders ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:04 am