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  • Groves leading Montana Mike’s Bracket Challenge

    Only three games remain in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, Aaron Groves of Newton broke out of a three-way tie for second place to lead the Mont ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Newton’s Jacobsen develops new football playbook

    Innovation and inspiration have no bounds.Notre Dame football great Knute Rockne was inspired by tru ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Mustang girls seek back-to-back titles on the track

    Last year, the PCM girls’ track team won the conference title, the district title and placed 20th at the state meet.
    March 31, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Relax, Bryant will be in Chicago soon enough

    The hot button topic this week around Major League Baseball is what the Chicago Cubs were going to do with ultra phenom Kris Bryant.
    March 31, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • CMB claims five golds in Rams’ early bird meet

    JEFFERSON — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter track and field teams kicked off their outdoor season by bringing home five first-place finishes Monday at an e ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Raider track teams ready for another strong season

    With some nagging injuries and some academic issues, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter boys’ track team may be a shadow of itself in the first few outdoor me ...
    March 30, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Tigerhawk track looking for success in Class 1A

    The Colfax-Mingo track and field teams will both compete in Class 1A this year, and girls coach Zach Tomas and boys head man Matt Barkalow expect that ...
    March 30, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • Lynnville-Sully track, golf teams ready for strong 2015 seasons

    SULLY — Bryan DeJong takes the reins of the Lynnville-Sully golf program for 2015 high school season. Veteran Hawk track coaches Darin Arkema — eight ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Young players to fuel 2015 Cardinal tennis teams

    Newton High’s girls and boys have a small core of players to build on for the 2015 tennis season. The Cardinal squads are working to have inexperience ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Athletic college recruiting seminar is Wednesday

    Newton High School is holding an informational meeting on how high school athletes can attract college coaches and receive scholarships.
    March 27, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Not a lot going on in the local sports world, yet there is

    Weather won out Thursday. Too windy.Newton High’s girls were scheduled to open their outdoor track s ...
    March 27, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Raiders, Royals continue athletic sharing on links

    The athletic sharing agreement that has formed the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter Raiders is one of the more unique situations in the entire state.
    March 26, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Second, scholarship won

    Newton bowler Madison Humphrey claimed second place in the U20 girls’ division of the state Iowa Pepsi Tournament at Bowlerama Lanes in Des Moines. Hu ...
    March 26, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Cardinal Lanes Bowling

    March 24Sportsman LeagueRoss Masonry 3, Budget Repair 1Ross Masonry — 2,806: Terry Cooper 540, Tammy ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Mustang Lanes Bowling

    March 17Monroe Merchants LeagueThe Pin Hunters 4, BOB 0The Pin Hunters — 2,508: Mark Hopkins 617, Ky ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:29 am
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