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  • Warriors toss Cardinals on Senior Night

    Sydney Hemann walked across the volleyball court with her parents, Tim and Kari Hemann, just before Newton High’s final regular-season match. Hemann i ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Raiders, Hawks advance, Tigerhawks bow out of regional volleyball action

    Three area high school volleyball teams opened playoff action Tuesday. Two teams play on.Collins-Max ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • Fall NHS Senior Night 2014

    Newton High School Fall Senior night took place Friday, October 17, during Newton High School's final home football game of the regular season.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Cardinal JV ends season

    BONDURANT — Falling behind 16-0 after three quarters, Newton High’s junior varsity Cardinals scored twice in the fourth period. Down 23-16 late in the ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Lineman's INT highlights CMB's district championship

    MAXWELL – The unlikeliest pair of hands sparked what is becoming the likeliest of outcomes for Collins-Maxwell/Baxter.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Cardinals drop district game to BlueJays

    Finish.Newton High’s Cardinals need to finish. Four times — three in the first half and one on the f ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • Blue Demons down Mustangs

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe’s Mustangs and Albia’s Blue Demons went into Friday’s Class 2A District 7 football game with a lot riding on the outcome.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • PCM volleyball ends regular season

    FAIRFIELD — Prairie City-Monroe’s Mustangs finished on a winning note at Saturday’s volleyball tournament hosted by Fairfield.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Tigerhawks go 1-3 in tournament to end regular season

    WOODWARD — Colfax-Mingo’s Tigerhawks concluded their regular-season volleyball run Saturday at Woodard-Granger’s tournament. The Tigerhawks posted a 1 ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Ehresman's record-breaking game leads Hawks to victory

    SULLY — Junior Sage Ehresman broke Lynnville-Sully’s single-game rushing record with his 257-yard performance Friday night in the Hawks’ 56-34 win ove ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Bears shut out Tigerhawks

    BROOKLYN — Colfax-Mingo’s Tigerhawks were no match for their hosts Friday night. The BGM Bears rolled past the Tigerhawks, 37-0 in Class A District 7 ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Bluejays outlast Cardinal freshmen

    Newton High’s freshmen just couldn’t keep pace with Bondurant-Farrar in a high-scoring football game Friday night. The gap came in the middle two quar ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:10 pm
  • Newton freshmen lose four matches

    DES MOINES — Newton High’s freshmen had a rough day at the Des Moines Lincoln volleyball tournament Saturday. They dropped four matches in straight se ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Cardinals falter in Johnston Invitational

    JOHNSTON — Always looking for the positives from her team’s play, Newton High head coach Laura Rowen was disappointed in the Cardinals’ performance at ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • Newton, PCM, Colfax-Mingo drop decisions; CMB, Lynnville-Sully win

    Newton, PCM, Colfax-Mingo dropped games in Week 8 Friday night, while CMB stayed undefeated clinching a district title and Lynnville-Sully claimed its ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:22 am
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