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  • LHC soccer honors go to seven Cardinal girls

    Playing in one of the toughest soccer conferences in Class 2A and possibly in the state of Iowa, Newton High’s Cardinals earned postseason honors from ...
    June 16, 2015 - 12:35 pm
  • IHSAA reduces football playoff field to 16 teams starting in 2016

    Citing safety concerns, the Iowa High School Athletic Association announced Monday high school postseason football will include 16 teams in each of th ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • Blackhawks win Stanley Cup

    CHICAGO (AP) — Showing off their grit and determination, the Chicago Blackhawks finally put away the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Stanley Cup Final.
    June 16, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • For better or worse, playoffs takes me down memory lane

    When I played high school football, one team in every district was guaranteed a playoff berth. One.S ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Dillon gets new crew chief as RCR reorganizes staff

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Austin Dillon will have a new crew chief when NASCAR returns to action next weekend.
    June 16, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • LeBron confident Cavs can hold off Warriors, force Game 7

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Wearing a leather Cavaliers cap and a steely look, LeBron James used his postgame platform to proclaim that he’s “the best player in ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • Gilbert rallies past CMB, stays unbeaten in HOIC

    GILBERT — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter baseball team has held leads in the sixth inning over its last two Heart of Iowa Conference opponents.
    June 16, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Lackey, Molina pace Cards in win over Minnesota

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yadier Molina finally got ahold of one, and the six-time All-Star catcher called a pretty good game, too.
    June 16, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • Texas announces independent review of basketball academics

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The University of Texas has hired an outside investigator for an independent probe into allegations of academic fraud within the ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Indians hand Cardinal boys first LHC loss

    Four errors defensively and stranding 12 base runners is not the formula for winning baseball games. Newton High’s Cardinals stress making routine pla ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Cardinals challenge two ranked teams in tourney

    Going 1-2 in the first Newton Softball Tournament Saturday was good for the Newton High Cardinals. Their two losses were to two ranked teams in Iowa h ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:46 pm
  • Hawk softball goes unbeaten in home tourney

    SULLY — Lynnville-Sully’s softball team came into its home tournament Saturday with six players batting .426 or better and five who have contributed t ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:50 pm
  • PCM gets back on track with win over Gilbert

    GILBERT — Sophomore Jayci Vos had three hits, two runs and two RBIs at the plate and senior Rachel Freland allowed just four hits and struck out seven ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:51 pm
  • Saydel gets walk-off win against CMB

    DES MOINES — Rece Martin had three hits at the plate and struck out 11 on the mound to lead the Saydel baseball team to a 3-2, eight-inning win over C ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:52 pm
  • Warriors withstand James’ big effort, take 3-2 lead in Finals

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry came off a screen, dribbled behind his back and crossed over Matthew Dellavedova.
    June 15, 2015 - 12:03 pm
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