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  • 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
  • Three area basketball players earn substate honors

    The basketball seasons for all five area boys’ basketball teams ended before the state tournament, but three area athletes still managed to earn a spo ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Where the Rubber Meets the Road 8K is April 11

    Perhaps the oldest form of racing known to man will take place on April 11 in Newton as Iowa Speedway trades in race cars and haulers for running shoe ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Smith leads bracket challenge contest

    With the first through third rounds complete of the NCAA tournament, Scott Smith of Newton is in the lead for the Montana Mike’s Bracket Challenge wit ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Newton YMCA Penguins swim at state meet

    Newton’s YMCA Penguin Swim Team had 17 swimmers qualify for the 2015 Iowa YMCA State Swim Meet on March 7-8 in Marshalltown. Newton had seven top-10 f ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Spring seasons almost here, even if weather doesn't show it

    The spring sports season in the area is about to ramp up. Even though the weather outside lately has shown us otherwise.
    March 24, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • CMB’s Kemp tabbed with another football honor

    Collins-Maxwell/Baxter senior Bryce Kemp has gotten plenty of recognition for his fantastic four-year football career.
    March 23, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Hawk relay teams win SICL Indoor titles

    GRINNELL — Track is an individual sport and a team sport.In their only indoor track meet of the 2015 ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:00 am
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