• Finding an attack mode focus for NHS boys

    PLEASANT HILL — Offensively, Newton’s Cardinal boys are struggling on the soccer field. They suffered their third straight shutout Friday, losing 4-0 ...
    April 14, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Cardinal tennis boys lose Boone

    BOONE — Newton’s boys came up empty on the tennis courts Thursday. The Cardinals   lost all 11 matches against host Boone.
    April 14, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Newton Trap Team opens season

    KNOXVILLE — Opening the 2014 season, the Newton Trap Team had varsity squads finish ninth and 18th at the trap meet hosted by Knoxville Saturday.
    April 14, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Tigerhawks, Raiders compete in Girls Bomber Relays

    BALLARD — Class B competition at the Girls Bomber Relays at Ballard Friday ended with two Jasper County teams placing in the top three.
    April 14, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Newton girls shut out PCM in tourney soccer

    PLEASANT HILL — Newton goalie Emily Forsyth and Prairie City-Monroe’s goalie Taylor Davenport had contrasting games Saturday morning. The final score, ...
    April 13, 2014 - 9:01 pm
  • Boone edges Newton girls on courts

    NEWTON — Newton and Boone battled right to the end in girls’ tennis competition Thursday on Newton’s Aurora Heights tennis courts. Boone claimed a 6-5 ...
    April 11, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Cardinal girls set new nine-hole course mark in win

    NEWTON — “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts” was proven in actions Thursday at Westwood Golf Course by Newton’s girl golfers.
    April 11, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Eagle girls drop golf opener at home

    PELLA — Pella Christian’s Savanna Baugh and Autumn Vos tied with Carlisle’s Delaney Beier for medalist honors at Thursday’s dual meet hosted by the Ea ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Gimre has first ace of season

    NEWTON — Sid Gimre recorded the first hole-in-one of the 2014 season at Westwood Golf Course. Gimre ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • PCM girls battle back to beat CMB in season opener

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe’s girls soccer team mounted a comeback in the second half Thursday night, scoring three goals in six minutes. The Mustang ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • NHS girls win opener

    HUXLEY — Newton’s Cardinal girls opened the 2014 soccer season on the road Thursday, beating Ballard 3-1.
    April 11, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Lynnville-Sully track girls win division title

    EDDYVILLE — Competing in their second track meet this week, Lynnville-Sully’s girls showed their resiliency and depth as a team Thursday at the Eddyvi ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Cardinals drop LHC soccer opener

    NORWALK — Opening Little Hawkeye Conference soccer play on the road Tuesday, Newton’s Cardinal boys came up short. The Cardinals lost 2-0 to host Norw ...
    April 11, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • PCM soccer teams are kickin' it in 2014

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe’s Mustang soccer teams blend in players from several other area schools for the 2014 seasons. The PCM boys’ golf team ret ...
    April 11, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Cardinal thinclads start outdoor season strong

    TAMA — Finally, Newton’s track athletes were able to compete outdoors for the first time in 2014. The Cardinals — girls and boys — had a good solid st ...
    April 10, 2014 - 11:54 am
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