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  • Newton’s Lee ousted short of tourney goal

    DES MOINES — It wasn’t where he wanted to finish, but when Newton junior Duncan Lee reflects on the 2013-14 wrestling season, there isn’t anything to ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • This Is How We Roll

    Newton High’s Cardinal girls have their sights set on doing well in Tuesday’s Iowa High School Class 2A State Bowling Tournament.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • Hawks turn away Plainsmen in 1A regional semifinal

    SULLY — Man-to-man defense is their stock and trade, but Lynnville-Sully’s girls switched to a zone defense in their Class 1A Region 5 semifinal game ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • PCM’s Clark finishes with runner-up medal

    DES MOINES — Prairie City-Monroe’s Tristan Clark had a goal at the beginning of the season.The Musta ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • Top-ranked Mediapolis eliminates Mustang girls one game shy of state

    WASHINGTON — Playing in their final high school season, Prairie City-Monroe seniors Rachel Freland and Courtney VanHouweling did everything they could ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Alston, Ohio State women beat No. 13 Iowa, 100-82

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ameryst Alston had 29 points and a career-high 11 assists, Alexa Hart scored 17 to go with 10 rebounds, and the Ohio State women ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Logano wins first Daytona 500

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Joey Logano, the driver who has spent seven years trying to live up to impossible expectations, raced to his first career D ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Iowa State, Iowa men score big road wins

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Less than a week ago, Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg lamented the way his team handled the challenges presented by close games on ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Lynnville-Sully girls win 1A regional semifinal

    SULLY — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks withstood a challenge from Belle Plaine’s Plainsmen Friday night in a Class 1A Region 5 semifinal basketball game. The ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Day 2 2015 State: A Tale of Two Wrestlers; PCM's Clark wrestles for title, Newton's Lee out

    DES MOINES — The second day of the 2015 Iowa High State Wrestling Championships was one of ups and downs for the two area wrestlers remaining in actio ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • Avenged at Class 3A State

    DES MOINES — Duncan Lee’s rise from a winless sophomore campaign to a state-tournament qualifying junior year has been well-documented.
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • PCMs Clark survives overtime thriller in Class 2A 126 division

    DES MOINES — Just win and advance.That’s the name of the game at the Iowa High School State Wrestlin ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • 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
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