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  • Hawk girls pressurize HLV

    SULLY — HLV’s Warriors were unable to withstand the pressure applied by Class 1A 11th-ranked Lynnville-Sully’s girls Tuesday. The Hawks overwhelmed th ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • PCM wins third straight, stays on top of HOIAC

    ALLEMAN — The Prairie City-Monroe girls’ basketball team stayed on top of the Heart of Iowa Athletic Conference on Tuesday with a road victory over No ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Raider hoops sweeps South Hamilton

    BAXTER — Freshman Brianda Bane recorded her fourth double-double of the season and had career-highs in both points and rebounds to help the Collins-Ma ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Patience pays off for Hawk boys in win over HLV

    SULLY — Lynnville-Sully’s boys stayed composed during a frustrating first half Tuesday as visiting HLV’s Warriors took the air out of the ball, so to ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Two years ago, my crazy lifestyle got even crazier

    The lifestyle of a sports journalist isn’t ideal. We are up late, sometimes feel like we live in our cars and don’t always make the smartest choices w ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Cardinal squads bowl over Polar Bears

    Finding their groove on their home lanes Monday, Newton High’s girls and boys overpowered the visiting bowling teams from Des Moines North. 
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Lynnville-Sully takes 11th at Saydel Invitational

    DES MOINES — It was a bit of a rough day on the wrestling mats for Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks. The Hawks finished 11th in the 11-team field at Saturday’s ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Iowa Speedway and Knoxville Raceway partner for special race deal

    Iowa Speedway and Knoxville Raceway have teamed up to offer an unprecedented ticket package for race fans. The combo ticket provides fans the opportun ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Oregon’s Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

    NEW YORK (AP) — Marcus Mariota, the prototypical 21st century quarterback, took an old-fashioned approach to become Oregon’s first Heisman Trophy winn ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Raiders finish 2-1 at Wildcat Duals, place fifth overall

    STUART — Not a single team went undefeated at the Wildcat Duals in Stuart Saturday. And the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter wrestling team defeated the tournam ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Versteeg, Dawson Medal at Council Bluffs Classic

    COUNCIL BLUFFS — Newton High’s Cardinals had two wrestlers post top-10 finishes at the 2014 Council Bluffs Classic over the weekend. There were 32 tea ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Newton boys win, girls lose at Pella Christian bowling meet

    PELLA — Meshing as a team, Newton High’s Cardinal boys swept the competition at the bowling meet hosted by Pella Christian Saturday. Newton’s boys rac ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Cardinals swim relays at Marshalltown Invitational

    MARSHALLTOWN — Taking a break from the normal swim meet style, Newton High’s Cardinal boys jumped into a different type of competition Saturday. Only ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Balanced attack continues to propel PCM girls

    BAXTER — For the second straight game, the Prairie City-Monroe girls basketball team has gotten a balanced effort at the offensive end. And done so wi ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Newton JV wrestlers compete

    PLEASANT HILL — Newton High’s junior varsity wrestlers got plenty of mat time Saturday competing at the Southeast Polk JV Duals. Newton lost five dual ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:32 am
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