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  • New format means injured drivers no longer must race

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — There was a time in NASCAR when skipping a race because of illness or injury was simply not considered. Rather than sit out with ...
    April 21, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Hawkeyes look to replace Davis, Trinca-Pasat on line

    DES MOINES — Iowa’s defense struggled at times last season even with stalwarts Carl Davis and Louis Trinca-Pasat anchoring its line.
    April 21, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • NHS junior varsity golfers compete

    NORWALK — Newton High’s junior varsity girls played in a triangular golf meet at Warrior Run hosted by Norwalk Monday.
    April 21, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Hawk golfers fall to Sigourney

    SIGOURNEY — Playing on another windy and chilly afternoon, Lynnville-Sully’s boys came up short in a South Iowa Cedar League conference goal dual agai ...
    April 21, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Bryant’s three RBIs lead Cubs over rival Pirates

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kris Bryant had so much fun rounding the bases that the star rookie felt like he was a kid again.
    April 21, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Tigers deal Cardinal girls first LHC setback in three years

    GRINNELL — It has been a long time since Newton High’s girls lost a regular-season Little Hawkeye Conference tennis dual meet.
    April 21, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • NHS golfers handle adverse conditions at Valley Classic

    WEST DES MOINES — Working through tough playing conditions — windy, cold and damp — Newton High’s Cardinals put together a sixth-place finish in Monda ...
    April 21, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • CMB's Samson takes football full circle

    Zach Samson wanted to give Division I football a shot.The former Collins-Maxwell/Baxter standout had ...
    April 21, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Cards deck Toreadors

    Newton High’s Cardinal boys prevailed Friday night at home in a physical soccer game against visiting Boone’s Toreadors. Newton improved to 4-2 on the ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Cardinal girls blank Railsplitters for tourney title

    Taking care of business at home, Newton High’s Cardinal girls captured the Cardinal Invitational soccer tournament championship Saturday. The Cardinal ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • McAtee wins twice, Mustangs finish fourth

    ADEL — Collin Harrison took over a track and field program that was consistently finishing in the bottom part of the standings at each meet.
    April 20, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • PCM’s Lindsay follows Dad’s path to William Penn

    PRAIRIE CITY — William Penn was a school Prairie City-Monroe senior Trey Lindsay was familiar with.H ...
    April 20, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • Athletes from three area high schools head to Drake Relays

    Newton High has seven track athletes among the 13 area athletes qualified for the 2015 Drake Relays later this week in Des Moines. The qualifier list ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • PCM’s Clark to continue wrestling career at Central

    MONROE — After his junior season, Prairie City-Monroe’s Tristan Clark didn’t want to wrestle in college.
    April 20, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • C-M’s Abell wins medalist honors again

    KNOXVILLE — Colfax-Mingo’s Jimmy Abell recovered from an early double bogey to win medalist honors at the Knoxville Invitational on Saturday.
    April 20, 2015 - 11:04 am
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