Sports

  • Grannies Got Game

    The Mustang Grannies play Granny Basketball League games, which are six-on-six 1920s style, and games for fundraisers. The Mustang Grannies are hostin ...
    March 27, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • Wife of NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty dies

    RANDLEMAN, N.C. (AP) — Lynda Petty, the wife of NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty, died Tuesday after battling cancer for several years. She was 72.
    March 27, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Cardinal Lanes Bowling League Results

    March 23Sunday Nite MixedPick Up Artists 3, Kill-Kill-Kill 1Pick Up Artists — 2,569: Tammy Decook 39 ...
    March 27, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Cyclones and their fans embrace run to Sweet 16

    AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg appears to be exceptional at everything except dancing, and he’s put together a roster full of big per ...
    March 27, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Buffalo Bills owner dies

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — During his 95 years, Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson went from fan to “Foolish Club” member to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, en ...
    March 27, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Mat Team members place at three tumbling/trampoline competitions

    Members of the MAT Tumbling/Trampoline team continued to compete the past few weeks. The team hosts its home invitational this weekend, March 29-30, a ...
    March 26, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Iowa had no answer for Louisville in NCAA tournament contest

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Shoni Schimmel had 26 points, seven assists and five steals to help Louisville thump host Iowa 83-53 on Tuesday night to earn t ...
    March 26, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • ISU's resilience keyed by clutch guard Naz Long

    AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State is in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2000 because it’s a resilient bunch that doesn’t shrink from the moment.
    March 26, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Navy football player dies in coma

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Navy football player Will McKamey, who has been hospitalized since collapsing at practice three days ago, has died while in a co ...
    March 26, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Nearly all of 90 entrants 'still alive' in Bracket Challenge

    Ninety readers participated in this year’s Newton Daily News Bracket Challenge, hosted by the newsroom staff. And, after the completion of the second ...
    March 25, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Iowa stands in Louisville’s way in NCAA

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — At least one team is heading to Louisville. Maybe two.The Cardinals are one w ...
    March 25, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Hawk track teams compete in SICL indoor meet

    GRINNELL — Starting a tradition, the South Iowa Cedar League held its first league indoor track meet last Thursday at Grinnell College. Lynnville-Sull ...
    March 25, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • ISU hoops pioneer John Crawford passes away

    AMES (ISU Sports) – Iowa State basketball pioneer John Crawford, the school’s first African-American basketball player, passed away over the weekend. ...
    March 25, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Iowa’s Ramos wins NCAA wrestling championship

    Iowa’s Tony Ramos defeated Wisconsin’s Tyler Graff 3-1 in overtime. After winning the 133-pound title, he sprinted into the stands to celebrate with t ...
    March 25, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • MLB season opens Down Under

    SYDNEY (AP) — The Diamondbacks lost 7-5 to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday in the second game of their Major League Baseball season-opening series.
    March 25, 2014 - 11:27 am
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