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  • Webb sets two more school records in Cardinal swimmers’ loss to Indians

    Isaak Webb sets individual goals every time he jumps into a pool. Those goals don’t always add up to setting a new school record, but on Tuesday that ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • 2-for-2: Cardinal girls deck Perry

    Just when Perry’s Jayettes thought they were within reach of pulling a road win out, Newton High senior guard Taylor Moon toed the 3-point line and ne ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • Lynnville-Sully’s Lanser earns all-district honors

    Lynnville-Sully junior Brenna Lanser was named to the 2015 Class 1A South Central All-District volleyball team. The Iowa Girls Coaches Association ann ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Turkey, football and blessings for Thanksgiving

    Friday’s Newton Daily News’ Sports pages are dedicated to previews of the area high school winter sports teams, so, I decided I’d send a few thoughts ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Thirteen area gridders named to INA all-state teams

    DES MOINES — The Colfax-Mingo football team is known for having one of the most prolific passing attacks in the entire state of Iowa.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • PCM girls improve to 2-0 with win over Rams

    JEFFERSON — Good ball movement and unselfishness at the offensive end of the floor is leading to open shots for the Prairie City-Monroe girls’ basketb ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Raider girls struggle to score in loss to rival Gilbert

    GILBERT — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s girls basketball team made just 8-of-32 from the floor and 6-of-17 from the foul line Tuesday night during a 59-24 ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • 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