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  • Big 12 Conference off to strong start with mixed record vs. Power Five

    DES MOINES (AP) — On paper, the Big 12 looks like a bunch of world beaters. Seven of the league’s 10 teams are undefeated. Two of them are ranked in t ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Correction

    It was Kynnedei Terpstra, Jade Miller and Jenna Smith in the photo of Newton runners in the middle school girls’ cross country race Tuesday. The photo ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Fillies down Cardinals in LHC volleyball play

    GRIMES — Newton High’s Cardinals were no match for their hosts Tuesday. Dallas Center-Grimes’ Fillies rolled to a 25-10, 25-14, 25-15 win over the Car ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • NHS teams run 6th at Cardinal Invitational

    Runners competing in the 39th annual Newton High Cardinal Invitational cross country meet Tuesday couldn’t have much better weather to race on the cou ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:25 pm
  • NCMP Aquagirls swim past Dowling in duel meet

    WEST DES MOINES — Sweeping the relay races and winning three individual races laid a strong foundation for NCMP’s Aquagirls Tuesday to upend host Dowl ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • CMB girl harriers notch another team title

    STATE CENTER — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls’ cross country team celebrated another team title Tuesday at the West Marshall Invitational, but the R ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:28 pm
  • Tigerhawks swept by Montezuma in SICL action

    MONTEZUMA — The Colfax-Mingo volleyball team dropped a narrow opening set to Montezuma on Monday night and then never regained momentum in a three-set ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Iowa QB C.J. Beathard making plays for undefeated Hawkeyes

    IOWA CITY (AP) — The game clock was set to expire, and Iowa desperately needed to get near field-goal range.
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • ISU’s Ryen is latest walk-on to receive scholarship from Rhoads

    AMES — Iowa State football coach Paul Rhoads awarded five walk-ons with scholarships in 2014. He nee ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 11:28 am
  • Newton JV volleyball claims second at PCM tourney

    MONROE — With a three-set win over Prairie City-Monroe, Newton High’s Cardinals captured second place at the PCM junior varsity volleyball tournament ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Cardinal freshmen keep working on fundamentals

    SAYDEL — Arieal Lum got up at the net and recorded a solo block to put a charge in Newton High’s Cardinal freshmen. The Cardinals did not win, but had ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • Cy-Hawk fans are at much opposite ends of spectrum

    Both Iowa and Iowa State have played three football games. And the fan bases couldn’t be further apart from each other.
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Hamlin earn wins in opener to Chase playoffs

    JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Denny Hamlin vowed to make it to the championship round of NASCAR’s playoffs, and nothing so far is getting in his way.
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Defense leads Jets to 2-0 start

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The New York Jets’ suddenly opportunistic defense did it again Monday night.Calv ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Harvick on ropes after crash, confrontation with Johnson

    JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Nonplussed by Joe Gibbs Racing’s red-hot ride into NASCAR’s playoffs, Kevin Harvick confidently predicted they wouldn’t get in his ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 11:01 am
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