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  • PCM falls to No. 1 Nevada

    Prairie City-Monroe’s Faith Martin, left, dribbles the ball past a defender from Des Moines North at the Southeast Polk Tournament last weekend at Spr ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Hawk track teams have solid showing at PC Invitational

    PELLA — Lynnville-Sully’s boys and girls had solid performances on the track and in field events at the 2015 Pella Christian Invitational Tuesday.
    April 15, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Reynolds shoots 38 to lead Cardinals to LHC win

    GRINNELL — Twenty-seven shots shaved off their team total, Newton High’s Cardinal girls made playing their first and second competition of the season ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • CMB girls golf takes third twice

    Playing on back-to-back nights, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls’ golf team finished third twice on Monday and Tuesday.
    April 15, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Tired Tigerhawks finish fourth at Woodland Hills Golf Course

    DES MOINES — One day after beginning the season with a promising round of 18 holes at Terrace Hills Golf Course, the Colfax-Mingo boys’ golf team stru ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Iowa to host Pittsburgh, Minnesota at night

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa will play its first night games at Kinnick Stadium in three years with a pair of primetime contests this fall.
    April 15, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Koder wins twice, PCM takes third in Pella

    PELLA — The chances to qualify for the Drake Relays are running thin. The Prairie City-Monroe boys’ ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Harris, Laube earn golds at Hi Charger Relays

    CHARITON — Newton High’s boys lost a track meet a week ago because of inclement weather. The Cardinals were able to get into the Hi Charger Relays hos ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Frantic closing night awaits in the NBA, with much to decide

    Take a bow, NBA schedule-makers.The last day of the 2014-15 regular season has arrived. And it’s loa ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • NHS boys come up short on tennis courts

    Newton High’s boys are young and inexperienced on the tennis court. Cardinal head coach Nick Hoskins knew that fact heading into the 2015 season.
    April 14, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Newton girls dominate in Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — Five of the 11 matches contested Monday at Marshalltown between Newton High’s Cardinal girls and Marshalltown’s Bobcats went to tiebrea ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • C-M’s Abel wins, PCM takes third as team

    ALTOONA — Colfax-Mingo’s Jimmy Abel proved right out of the gate that he will be a force to reckon with this season.
    April 14, 2015 - 11:49 am
  • Cardinal girl golfers tee off the season

    URBANDALE — “It’s a start,” Newton High girls’ golf head coach Scott Enyart said of the Cardinals’ third-place finish at Monday’s Urbandale Invitation ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Royals are only unbeaten team in MLB

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kansas City has picked up right where it left off. Behind some torrid hitting and an impenetrable bullpen, the Royals are the only ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • The spring season is a grind

    Spring is here. And it’s by far the most challenging season for me as a sports journalist.It’s not t ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:11 am
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