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  • Newton’s Henning to wrestle for Buena Vista

    Jordan Henning found his sport — wrestling — 14 years ago. The Newton High senior will continue competing on the mat after high school.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Positives taken from Tigerhawks’ season-opening loss

    COLFAX — Colfax-Mingo’s girls’ basketball team lost all 22 games it played last year. The Tigerhawks averaged around 22 points per game.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Nice guy Rhoads simply needed more victories

    The firing of Paul Rhoads as Iowa State’s football coach was inevitable.He was a great guy and someo ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Lynnville-Sully girls claim SICL victory in opener

    VICTOR — Lynnville-Sully’s girls controlled their season-opening basketball game Monday with their defense. The Hawks powered past HLV’s Warriors, 58- ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Newton 8th-grade boys open season

    Newton’s eighth-grade boys opened their basketball season Thursday at home against Woodward-Granger with a split decision, losing the A-team game and ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Cardinals notch Classic opener in win column

    Something different happened in a season-opening basketball game for Newton High’s Cardinal girls Saturday afternoon. The Cardinals rolled to a victor ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • PCM girls rally past Knoxville in opener

    KNOXVILLE — Both girls’ basketball teams at Prairie City-Monroe and Knoxville lost significant players from last year’s successful squads that wound u ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • C-M, L-S place 22 on all-district teams

    Colfax-Mingo and Lynnville-Sully made significant improvements on the gridiron this past season, and each team was rewarded for their efforts when the ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Old school not looking that bad right now

    Kicking it old school sometimes is the best way. You’ll get my drift as you read on.Let’s start loca ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • Newton’s Jenkins signs to play Creighton softball

    Versatility is a premium for any athlete.Newton High senior Sydney Jenkins has versatility in spades ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Twenty-one area athletes land on 2A District 7 football squad

    Prairie City-Monroe’s football team made marked improvements in turnover margin this past season, and that helped the Mustangs climb to the runner-up ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Five area athletes earn all-HOIC recognition

    Five athletes from Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Prairie City-Monroe were recently honored by coaches in the Heart of Iowa Conference.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Three area gridders selected to participate in all-star game

    A new all-star football game has been created. The River Battle Bowl will take place Nov. 28 at Omaha Central’s Seeman Stadium in Omaha, Neb., and thr ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Newton trio, coach on Team Iowa sixth-grade football squad

    Zay Arguello, Austin Brady and Evan Grimm have worn the Newton football uniform the past couple of years. This weekend, the three Newton players don t ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Hawkeyes come through in huge sports weekend

    There was nearly 113,000 fans in Kinnick Stadium at some point Saturday. It could have been regarded as the biggest day in Iowa athletics history.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:35 am