• Regional pairings for area 1A, 3A girls basketball teams set

    Four area high school girls’ basketball teams know which teams they will have to beat to claim a state tournament berth. The Iowa Girls High School At ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Serena Williams beats Sharapova, reaches Australian Open semifinals

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams attacked Maria Sharapova’s strength and it helped extend her complete domination of their rivalry, earning ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Iowa State defeats Kansas

    AMES (AP) — Kansas had Iowa State’s number for what felt like a century.The Cyclones might finally b ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 11:56 am
  • Curry does it all again as Warriors dismantle Spurs

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry and the dominant Warriors aren’t just beating teams anymore, they’re throwing staggering knockout punches against ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Cardinal girls return to win column with LHC victory over PC Eagles

    For the first time in a long stretch this season, Newton High’s girls got off to a good start at home Friday night. The Cardinals used an 8-1 run to o ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • Cardinal boys clip PC Eagles in barnburner

    “It was electric. Having a big crowd behind us like that was huge and kept us up the whole game,” Newton High junior Connor Gholson said following a 6 ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Cardinals roll past Eagles on Senior Day

    Newton High’s bowling teams sent their seniors out with a double sweep of Pella Christian on Senior Day Saturday.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:11 pm
  • Tigerhawks, Hawks, Cardinals see competition at Colfax Classic duals

    COLFAX — Mat time is what wrestlers are looking for as high school sectional and district wrestling tournaments loom close in a couple of weeks. Three ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:14 pm
  • PCM crowns three champs, finish third at HOIC tourney

    NEVADA — With five wrestlers in championship matches, the Prairie City-Monroe wrestling team put itself in the mix for a Heart of Iowa Conference tour ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:15 pm
  • Everyone plays, nine score in C-M boys’ blowout win

    COLFAX ­— The only things that slowed down Colfax-Mingo senior Colin Lourens on Friday night were a lopsided score and the 35-point continuous clock r ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:16 pm
  • C-M girls kick back early deficit, rout HLV

    COLFAX — The first seven minutes of the first quarter couldn’t have gone any worse for the Colfax-Mingo girls’ basketball team on Friday during a Sout ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 12:17 pm
  • ADM beats NHS freshman girls

    ADEL — Newton High’s freshman girls played on the road and took a 44-34 loss to host Adel-DeSoto-Minburn Friday night.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • Raiders struggle offensively in losses to North Polk

    ALLEMAN — Both Collins-Maxwell/Baxter varsity basketball teams struggled offensively on Friday night during a Heart of Iowa Conference varsity doubleh ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • Undefeated Hawk girls dominate two more teams

    Defense is the fuel driving Class 1A 10th-ranked Lynnville-Sully’s girls on the basketball court. The Hawks posted two more double-digit victories ove ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Lynnville-Sully boys run their win streak to 11

    Lynnville-Sully’s boys sank nine free throws in overtime Saturday to thwart an attempt by host Albia to upend the Hawks. The Hawks outscored the Blue ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 11:06 am