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  • Northwestern wins first-ever NCAA Tournament game

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — At Northwestern, the party goes on. At Vanderbilt, there is only one question: What was he thinking?
    March 17, 2017 - 9:45 am
  • Jensen is new NHS boys’ soccer coach

    Zach Jensen has a history with the Newton High boys’ soccer program. No, he did not play for the Cardinals. He played against the Cardinals in a subst ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Milwaukee pipeline pays dividends for ISU

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Deonte Burton says his mother is with him all the time. He wears pink socks or shoes for breast cancer awareness when he plays for Io ...
    March 16, 2017 - 9:47 am
  • Column: How’s Your Bracket?

    By the time this column comes out, we could be well on our way to the first March Madness upset. Th ...
    March 16, 2017 - 10:10 am
  • Freshmen lead Iowa to NIT win over Coyotes

    IOWA CITY(AP) — Iowa viewed the NIT as a chance in part for its youngsters to get their first taste of the postseason.
    March 16, 2017 - 10:31 am
  • USC, UC Davis advance after First Four wins

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Bennie Boatwright scored a career-high 24 points as Southern Cal rallied from a 17-point deficit in the second half to beat Provid ...
    March 16, 2017 - 9:47 am
  • Area trio scores top 10 finishes at ISU

    AMES — One of the most consistent point scorers over the past several seasons for the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter boys’ track team has been in the throwing ...
    March 15, 2017 - 10:40 am
  • NHS boys place at ISU High School Classic

    AMES — The foursome ran together a year ago, qualifying for the Iowa outdoor track state meet. On Tuesday, senior Brennen Dodd and juniors Clayton Bal ...
    March 15, 2017 - 10:21 am
  • Iowa State surges into NCAA Tournament

    A month ago, Iowa State looked like a team on the verge of falling out of NCAA Tournament contention.
    March 15, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Tight end Martellus Bennett signs with Green Bay Packers

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have signed Martellus Bennett, giving quarterback Aaron Rodgers a prolific pass-catching target at tight ...
    March 15, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Kris Bryant agrees to $1 million contract with Chicago Cubs

    MESA, Ariz. (AP) — NL MVP Kris Bryant and the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract worth $1.05 million in the major leagues, a record for a ...
    March 15, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Mount St. Mary’s, Kansas State win in First Four games

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — After finally making it into the NCAA Tournament with its offensive balance, Kansas State showcased its array of scorers in the Fi ...
    March 15, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Area girls compete in Iowa State Indoor Classic

    AMES — Three area schools — Prairie City-Monroe, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Colfax-Mingo, joined Newton at the Iowa State Girls High School Classic on ...
    March 14, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Three instate women’s teams headed to NCAA Tournament

    Three of the four NCAA Division I women’s basketball programs in the state of Iowa headed to the NCAA tournament. The fourth will host a first-round g ...
    March 14, 2017 - 9:43 am
  • Cardinal girls compete in ISU High School Classic

    AMES — Newton High’s Haley Revell unleashed a throw of 37 feet, 1 inch to claim fifth in the shot put at Monday’s 24th Iowa State Girls High School Cl ...
    March 14, 2017 - 10:24 am