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  • Cardinals stuff Wildcats

    One final time — seniors Devin Shores, Jordan Travis and Tyler Wood rang the victory bell together Thursday night following a Newton High Cardinal 79- ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Robertson, Dunsbergen fail to advance in Class 1A action

    DES MOINES — Both Collins-Maxwell/Baxter junior Charles Robertson and Lynnville-Sully freshman Josh Dunsbergen had never been to the Iowa High School ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Catching a bit of spring fever

    I feel spring fever coming on.Right in the middle of high school winter sports’ postseason action, I ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • PCM wins sixth straight, advances to district finals

    PELLA — The Prairie City-Monroe boys’ basketball team appears to be hitting its stride at the right time.
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Raiders experience deja vu against South Hardin

    URBANDALE — For the second season in a row, the South Hardin boys’ basketball team has ended Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s season. And both times it was by ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Lynnville-Sully boys win, advance to 1A district semifinal

    MOULTON — Defensively, Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks made a statement from the opening tip Thursday night in Class 1A District 10 play. The Hawks faced an a ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Tigerhawks ousted from 1A playoffs

    COLO — Two nights after claiming their first win of the 2014-15 basketball season, Colfax-Mingo’s Tigerhawks saw their season come to a halt. Fourth-r ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 10:48 am
  • Southeast Polk wins Class 3A duals title

    DES MOINES — Top-ranked Southeast Polk rolled into the No. 1 versus No. 2 showdown in Wednesday’s Iowa State Duals Wrestling Tournament at Wells Fargo ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 10:48 am
  • Newton's Lee dominates state wrestling tournament opener

    DES MOINES – Duncan Lee’s rise from a winless sophomore campaign to a state-tournament qualifying junior year has been well-documented.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 1:29 pm
  • Tigers oust Cardinal girls from 4A regional play

    GRINNELL — Senior Michaela Jacobsen scored the first basket of Wednesday’s Class 4A Region 6 quarterfinal game for Newton High’s Cardinals. Newton led ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • Newton’s Easley signs to play football for IWCC

    Nick Easley’s speed, leaping prowess and innate ability to go get the football and make the catches propelled the 6-foot, 195-pound wide receiver to t ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Full-court press, quick start push PCM into regional final

    MONROE — The Prairie City-Monroe girls’ basketball coaching staff has been trying to get sophomore Kayla Jennings to take more shots all season.
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Mustang Lanes Bowling

    Monroe Merchants LeagueFeb. 10Malone Motor Sports 4, Gutter Kings 0Malone Motor Sports — 2,513: Jade ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Cardinal Lanes Bowling

    Feb. 18Women’s Wednesday Morning CoffeeHalf Nuts 3, JTE Trucking 1Half Nuts — 2,244: Mady McKim 383, ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Cardinal girls are Class 2A substate champions

    DES MOINES — Newton High’s Cardinal girls missed out a year ago. They came up short at home in the state qualifying tournament.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 11:15 am
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