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  • Shaking off stinger

    FORT DODGE — Lynnville-Sully is not doing what it wanted to do today. Today could have been a day of rest for the Hawks, but things changed Tuesday af ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • MLB Capsules

    Cubs 6, Padres 0CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs, and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven inn ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Lynnville-Sully loses state opener; plays Wednesday

    FORT DODGE — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks suffered their second loss of the 2014 season. It came at the wrong time.
    July 22, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • Jaennette wins at Marshalltown Speedway

    MARSHALLTOWN — Newton’s Michael Jaennette captured his third win at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night. Jaennette had to stave off challenges by Donav ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Big 12 commissioner envisions big changes to college athletics

    DALLAS (AP) — Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a dire warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Iowa's Uthoff honored

    University of Iowa basketball player Jarrod Uthoff has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court for the 2013-14 seaso ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Cardinals end season in 4A substate opener

    ANKENY — Down by four runs and two gone in the fourth inning, Newton’s Jordan Travis connected for the Cardinals’ third hit of the game. The junior sa ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Lynnville-Sully ready for Kee in state tournament opener

    SULLY — One pitch, one at-bat, one batter, one inning and one game at a time.It’s simple. It’s Lynnv ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Jaguars knock Cardinals out of 4A playoffs

    ANKENY — Newton’s Cardinals came up short in the opening round of the Iowa Class 4A Substate 7 tournament. The Cardinals fell, 8-1, to host Ankeny Cen ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Lynnville-Sully’s twosome run for Team Iowa in all-star meet

    Lynnville-Sully’s Meliek Meyer and Bailee Samson had one more high school track competition. The two 2014 Lynnville-Sully seniors competed in the 16th ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Wrage, Sturtz to play college baseball at Cornell and Central

    Baseball is only one sport Derek Wrage and Chandler Sturtz excel in. Baseball is the sport the two 2014 Newton Senior High School graduates “love” to ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Iowa-Iowa State football game time announced

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa’s home game against rival Iowa State will kick off at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 13.
    July 18, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • After All-Star party, baseball gets back to work

    Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League’ ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Oklahoma is big favorite in Big 12 football poll

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma is the overwhelming favorite to win the Big 12 title in a preseason media poll.
    July 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Newton allows lead to slip away in regular-season finale

    NEWTON — Nine became a big number for Newton’s Cardinals Wednesday night. They left nine runners in scoring position during their final regular-season ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:52 pm
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