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  • No. 13 CMB notches win in quick fashion

    COLLINS — Four innings of work was all Class 3A 13th-ranked Collins-Baxter/Maxwell’s Raider girls needed Friday night.
    July 5, 2016 - 12:20 pm
  • Tigerhawk softball rolls past Royals in regular-season finale

    MCALLSBURG — Leading 5-2 after five innings, the Class 1A 11th-ranked Colfax-Mingo Tigerhawks had control of the non-conference softball game Friday a ...
    July 5, 2016 - 12:21 pm
  • PCM squads lose close ones on the diamonds

    GILBERT — Prairie City-Monroe’s baseball and softball teams came out on the short end of one-run decisions Friday in Heart of Iowa Conference play aga ...
    July 5, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Tigerhawks pound Melcher-Dallas

    COLFAX — Colfax-Mingo’s Tigerhawks took out a bit of frustration of losing late-game leads on Wednesday and Thursday in a home game Friday. The Tigerh ...
    July 5, 2016 - 12:23 pm
  • Pro Mazda stop at Iowa Speedway is canceled

    A lower than anticipated field has forced Andersen Promotions and Iowa Speedway to cancel the 100-lap race originally scheduled as a prelude to the Ve ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • Bombers place 4th at USSSA state

    The Bombers, a 9U baseball team consisting of boys from the Prairie City and Monroe area, finished their season at the Iowa USSSA state tournament pla ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • And we're back folks

    A couple of days in my native Kansas and a few days breathing in some Rocky Mountain air at my aunt and uncle’s home in Colorado, and I’m good to go a ...
    July 1, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Rain shortens local sports slate

    Rain needed in the Newton area came at an inopportune time for area high school softball and baseball teams Thursday. Only one of the eight scheduled ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Cards knock off No. 2 Pella

    PELLA — No one will deny it has been a rough season for Newton High’s baseball team. The Cardinals were riding a nine-game losing streak in Little Haw ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Cardinal softball rallies past Pella in a LHC showdown

    PELLA — With a late charge, Newton High’s Cardinals turned things around quickly in Wednesday’s Little Hawkeye Conference softball showdown against ho ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Lynnville-Sully teams win SICL finales

    SULLY — Lynnville-Sully’s baseball and softball teams notched one-run wins at home against HLV Wednesday. The Hawk baseball team claimed a 5-4 win and ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • IndyCar drivers, teams gather information for Iowa Corn 300

    Veteran drivers and rookie drivers alike were helping nine Verizon IndyCar Series racing teams gather information they’ll use to ready for the July 10 ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:28 am
  • Colfax-Mingo softball wins SICL title

    COLFAX — The Colfax-Mingo softball team came into Wednesday’s South Iowa Cedar League game with at least a share of the conference title.
    June 30, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Getting away for a bit

    There aren’t very many weeks out of the year that are good for vacations when it comes to the life of a sports journalist.
    June 30, 2016 - 10:27 am
  • District pairings set for area 1A, 2A prep baseball teams

    Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s baseball team will host two Class 2A playoff baseball games, while Lynnville-Sully and Colfax-Mingo will do battle for a thir ...
    June 30, 2016 - 10:27 am