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  • Five Cardinals receive LHC softball honors

    Ending their softball careers together on the 2016 All-Little Hawkeye Conference first team softball squad are Newton High seniors Sydney Jenkins and ...
    July 25, 2016 - 11:57 am
  • Trio represents Jasper County at annual Iowa Shrine Bowl

    CEDAR FALLS — Two area athletes and an area football coach participated in the 44th annual Iowa Shrine Bowl All-Star Football Classic at the UNI-Dome ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • CMB softball claims fifth-place trophy

    FORT DODGE — Players from Collins-Maxwell/Baxter softball team were still thinking about Wednesday’s 8-5 loss to third-ranked Solon when they stepped ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:46 am
  • Raider baseball team eager to prove they belong on big stage

    Two summers ago, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter senior Brady Stover was watching the state baseball tournament at Principal Park with his father, Wes Stover.
    July 22, 2016 - 11:47 am
  • It’s a wrap — almost, until

    Summer high school sports wrapped up for me a week ago, but we still have one area high school baseball team playing. Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s Raiders ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:04 am
  • CMB baseball team clinches berth into state tourney

    STORY CITY — Four seasons after back-to-back one-win campaigns, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter baseball team is state tournament bound.
    July 21, 2016 - 11:45 am
  • Slow start plagues CMB softball in state opener

    FORT DODGE — The 14th-ranked Collins-Maxwell/Baxter softball team proved it belonged on the big stage Wednesday at the Iowa High School State Softball ...
    July 21, 2016 - 11:42 am
  • Siblings play key roles in CMB history

    The Iowa High School Athletic Association and the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union are two separate entities.
    July 21, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • CMB baseball game moved to Wednesday

    Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s baseball team has to wait another day to go after a Class 2A state tournament berth. Tuesday’s 2A Substate 7 championship gam ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Rain pushes CMB state softball game to Wednesday

    FORT DODGE — Iowa state softball tournament games were rained out Tuesday in Fort Dodge — the second day of the state tournament — and the Collins-Max ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • CMB wins district title, upsets No. 9 Norsemen

    STORY CITY — The superlatives to describe Brady Stover’s efforts on the mound during the Class 2A District 13 tournament are running thin.
    July 18, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Cardinals end season in district play

    PELLA — Four out of seven innings Newton High’s Cardinals had baserunners against fifth-ranked Pella’s Little Dutch and their ace senior Grant Judkins ...
    July 18, 2016 - 12:11 pm
  • Royals shine in All-Star Game

    A year ago there was such an uproar surrounding the Major League Baseball All-Star voting by Kansas City Royals’ fans. How dare Royals fans destroy th ...
    July 15, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • Hawks fall in 1A district baseball semifinal

    ST. MARYS — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks had held ninth-ranked Martensdale-St. Marys to one run on five hits through five innings. The Hawks were up 2-1 in ...
    July 15, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • CMB welcomes challenge of dethroning champs

    COLLINS — Bryson Bernard’s “Cupid Shuffle” may now be played before every Collins-Maxwell/Baxter softball home game.
    July 15, 2016 - 11:47 am