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  • NHS freshman volleyball play

    DES MOINES — Newton High’s freshmen split two-set matches against host Des Moines East’s two freshman volleyball teams Saturday. They lost three match ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Big Ten’s Buckeyes, Spartans top AP rankings

    Ohio State is No. 1 and Michigan State is No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Big Ten the top two teams in the rankings fo ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Cyclones fall to Toledo in double overtime

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — When defensive end Tre James finally corralled a scrambling Sam Richardson and pulled the Iowa State quarterback to the ground, se ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Citizen Koehn: Iowa stuns Pittsburgh with 57-yard FG

    IOWA CITY (AP) — The debate over whether icing a kicker actually works has been raging in college football for decades.
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • Cardinals drop district game to Bobcats; area football roundup

    On a not-so-nice night for football, the area teams were 4-1 with Newton taking the loss on the road. Collins-Maxwell/Baxter, Colfax-Mingo and Prairie ...
    Sept. 19, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • Cardinals capture tournament title

    URBANDALE — Newton High’s Cardinals had a breakout night on the volleyball court at Des Moines Christian. They went 3-1, winning the Des Moines Christ ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 11:41 am
  • These are the glory days — embrace them

    Glory days. We all enjoy talking about the glory days — the way-we-used-to-do-it days. I revel in those recollections at times. We all do.
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Tigerhawks score first SICL victory

    COLFAX — Volleyball can be a game of momentum.After coming back to tie the match and forcing a fifth ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • Infante drives in seven runs in Royals’ win

    CLEVELAND (AP) — As Omar Infante prepared for a postgame TV interview, teammate Salvador Perez dumped a bucket of Gatorade over his head, soaking Kans ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Braves hand Hawks first SICL loss

    SULLY — Montezuma’s Braves staged a three-set rally in the a best-of-five volleyball match Thursday handing Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks their first confer ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Mustangs lose in straight sets to Gilbert

    GILBERT — Prairie City-Monroe’s volleyball team couldn’t put an end to a small losing streak and fell to 1-3 in Heart of Iowa Conference play followin ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • CMB suffers heartbreaking loss to Roland-Story

    BAXTER — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s volleyball program has come a long ways over the past several years.
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Turnovers costly to Chiefs in loss

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The curse of Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos lives on in Kansas City.B ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • St. Louis sweeps Milwaukee

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — John Lackey pitched seven shutout innings and the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals beat Milwaukee 6-3 Thursday night in a game ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Cardinals, Bobcats scramble for 3A District 6 win

    Two teams will take the field at Van Horne Friday night with an almost must-win game on the line for each one. Newton High’s Cardinals and their hosts ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 12:10 pm
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