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  • Mustangs suffer double OT loss to Chariton

    CHARITON — The Prairie City-Monroe boys’ soccer team is getting close to recording its first win of the year.
    April 24, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Bobcats scratch out one-goal victory against Cardinals

    MARSHALLTOWN — Another heartbreaking loss for Newton High’s Cardinal boys on the soccer field. The Cardinals dropped a 2-1 decision against host Marsh ...
    April 24, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Newton girls’ tennis team falls to Pella

    PELLA — Newton High’s girls served as host to Pella Thursday at Pella Christian High’s tennis courts. The Cardinals won two matches, both singles, and ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Cardinal boys’ tennis team loses to Pella

    PELLA — Seamus Vandemore defeated David Schemm 0-6, 6-4, 10-4 in the No. 6 singles match Thursday to give Newton High’s boys their lone win against ho ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • US Olympic wrestling trials headed back to Iowa

    The U.S. Olympic Team Trials in returning to Iowa City in 2016.USA Wrestling spokesman Gary Abbott ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Madison chasing elite status in discus ring

    Competing at the Drake Relays is special for Chase Madison.Eleven years ago, Madison had one of the ...
    April 23, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • PCM’s Peter chooses to run for Central

    Prairie City-Monroe senior Rachel Peter always thought a school as close to her hometown as Central College wouldn’t be the future destination for her ...
    April 23, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Telfer is excited, grateful to be a Beaver

    Forget track and field, Prairie City-Monroe senior Grace Telfer had planned to attend NCAA Diivision III Buena Vista anyway.
    April 23, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Legion bowling champs

    Submitted photoClaiming first place at the Iowa American Legion State Bowling tournament March 22 in ...
    April 23, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Lolo Jones withdraws from Drake Relays

    DES MOINES (AP) — Higher purses have helped the Drake Relays attract some of its deepest fields in recent years.
    April 23, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Cardinals fall in shootout to No. 13 Mustangs

    Duncan Lee booted in the equalizing goal for Newton High’s Cardinals against the 13th-ranked Dallas Center-Grimes’ Mustangs Tuesday. The Cardinals fin ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Newton boys lose home LHC tennis dual

    Joe Stammeyer was a part of both victories Newton High’s boys notched in Little Hawkeye Conference tennis play at home Tuesday.
    April 22, 2015 - 11:34 am
  • Ousted PCM coach addresses PCM board, community

    When Bret Grier was informed by Prairie City-Monroe Community Schools Athletic Director Greg Bonnett last week that he was being removed from his posi ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Juniors leads Tigerhawks to seventh-place finish

    VAN METER — Jacob Lietz is one of several juniors who have led the Colfax-Mingo boys’ track and field team this season.
    April 22, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Reds’ Price apologizes for bad words, sticks by sentiment during rant

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cincinnati manager Bryan Price is sorry for using foul language in a pregame tirade. Everything in between the bad words remains fair ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:06 am
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