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  • Colfax-Mingo offense struggles in loss to South Hamilton

    COLFAX — South Hamilton’s boys’ basketball team made a few more shots from outside against Colfax-Mingo on Tuesday and that proved to be the differenc ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • CMB girls suffer fifth straight loss

    JEFFERSON — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter senior Mackenzie Schmitz scored a career-high 15 points, but it wasn’t enough to end the Raiders’ losing streak.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Cardinal wrestling drops double dual at Grinnell

    GRINNELL — Newton High’s wrestling team won eight matches in two duals Tuesday hosted by Grinnell. The Cardinals lost to Grinnell, 55-22, in a Little ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:49 am
  • Lynnville-Sully squads push past North Mahaska teams

    SULLY — Strong second halves propelled Lynnville-Sully’s girls and boys to South Iowa Cedar League basketball victories Tuesday. The Hawks gave their ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Illinois State tops Drake by eight

    DES MOINES (AP) — Daishon Knight scored 20 points, his third straight game of 20 or more, and Reggie Lynch added 13 with nine rebounds as Illinois Sta ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Mustangs claim HOIAC win over South Hamilton

    JEWELL — The Prairie City-Monroe wrestling team made easy work of Heart of Iowa Athletic Conference rival South Hamilton on Tuesday night.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Iowa falls to Wisconsin

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Frank Kaminsky had 13 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 6 Wisconsin relied on tough defense to rout No. 25 Iowa 82-50 on Tuesday ni ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Iowa State holds off K-State

    AMES (AP) — Kansas State showed its surprising start in the Big 12 wasn’t a fluke.Iowa State proved ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Freshman girls go undefeated at home tournament

    Steals for layups.Newton High’s freshman girls combined for 39 steals in two games Monday at home. T ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Lynnville-Sully girls win two road games

    With a quick turnaround, Lynnville-Sully’s girls showed their mettle over the weekend on the basketball court. Two road games in South Iowa Cedar Leag ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • Hawk boys lose, win on the road

    Playing two road games over the weekend, Lynnville-Sully’s boys couldn’t dwell on Friday night’s 69-46 loss at Montezuma. The Hawk boys bounced back t ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Boys’ basketball postseason assignments released

    All five area high school boys’ basketball teams now know their postseason assignments. The Iowa High School Athletic Association released district as ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Three area athletes approaching scoring milestone

    Collins-Maxwell/Baxter senior Bryce Kemp was never really concerned about how many points he scored in a game. He would have been OK with two points a ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Zylstra, Nickell reach 100th-career win mark

    WAYNE — Cole Nickel and Noah Zylstra reach milestones in their high school wrestling careers Saturday. The Lynnville-Sully seniors recorded their 100t ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Turnovers plague Cardinal girls in loss

    Turning the basketball over at least 20 times a game translates into less scoring opportunities. More than likely it also translates into losses.
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 11:18 am
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