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  • Big second half sends PCM to regional final

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe freshman Regan Freland used to walk the halls in the West Marshall school district. She grew up in State Center playing b ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • Iowa State withstands second-half charge to beat Kansas State

    MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Before Wednesday night, Solomon Young had just one start for Iowa State and a scoring average of 3.4 points a game.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Morgan, Koch help Northern Iowa hold off Bradley

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — Jeremy Morgan and Bennett Koch each scored 18 points and Northern Iowa held off fast-closing Bradley 64-61 on Wednesday night.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Hawk girls runaway from Bears in 1A playoffs

    SULLY — Familiar foes out of the South Iowa Cedar League conference stepped onto the court at Lynnville-Sully High School Tuesday night. The 1A 15th-r ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:37 am
  • NHS bowling teams are substate runner-ups

    OTTUMWA — Seniors Lizzy Coyle and Reid Miller said the Newton High bowling teams were ready to roll into Tuesday’s Class 2A substate tournament. Coyle ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • NHS freshman ready for taste of 3A state action

    Whether his stay is for two matches, three matches or all the way to the podium, Newton High freshman Gage Linahon is going to have fun at his first s ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • Mustang wrestling trio has medals on their minds

    MONROE — There’s only one way to make this weekend a success for the Prairie City-Monroe trio who will be wrestling at the Iowa High School State Wres ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • Hawkeyes hire NDSU coordinator to coach OL

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa has hired North Dakota State offensive coordinator Tim Polasek as its line coach and Kelton Copeland as its wide receivers coach ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:39 am
  • Danica Patrick gets sponsorship help days before Daytona 500

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — One of Danica Patrick’s sponsors has stepped up to fill a sudden funding void created when Stewart-Haas Racing sued her primary ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Baranczyk returns home, turns Drake into a winner

    DES MOINES (AP) — In the early days of women’s college basketball, Drake was a model of mid-major success.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:39 am
  • Cards right-hander Alex Reyes has sore elbow, will have MRI

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Alex Reyes did not throw his scheduled bullpen session Tuesday because of a sore right elbow and will ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:39 am
  • Cardinals deck Huskies

    WINTERSET — Newton High’s Cardinals methodically dismantled their hosts, the Winterset Huskies, in Monday’s non-conference basketball game. Newton imp ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:46 am
  • UConn women win 100th straight game

    STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Gabby Williams scored a career-high 26 points and Napheesa Collier added 18 to help top-ranked UConn to its 100th consecutive vic ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • PCM withstands strong effort from CMB to advance

    PLEASANTVILLE — Mistakes plagued the Prairie City-Monroe boys basketball team in the first half of its Class 2A District 11 quarterfinal game against ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:10 am
  • Newton’s Linahon to wrestle at 3A state meet after all

    Newton High freshman Gage Linahon will be competing in the 2017 Iowa Class 3A State Wrestling Tournament, which opens Thursday at Wells Fargo Arena in ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:03 am