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  • McNew giving back as Cardinal softball coach

    Returning to her hometown and being able to coach softball at her alma mater is special for Kristina McNew. When the softball head coaching position a ...
    April 9, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • Peter, Telfer guide PCM girls to runner-up finish

    MONROE — Two Prairie City-Monroe seniors were at the top of their game in front of their home fans Tuesday night.
    April 8, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Cardinal girls claim second at South Tama meet

    TAMA — It just doesn’t seem fair. Newton High’s track teams competed in an indoor meet with the sun ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Raiders keep win streak alive

    MONROE — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter boys’ track and field team did not lose an invitational in 2014.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • Newton boys drop 3-2 decision in 2 OT to Pella Christian

    PELLA — Nothing was right about Tuesday’s soccer competition. It was cold, windy and damp. Newton High’s Cardinals got the word when the team boarded ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Area sports events postponed

    Iowa spring weather hit the area sports scene Tuesday, bringing several postponements.Newton High’s ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Hoover shuts out PCM girls on the pitch

    DES MOINES — Des Moines Hoover got two goals and an assist from Jordan Christensen and freshman Breazi Preston also scored a goal to push the Huskies ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Maher leads PCM girls to win in golf opener

    OSKALOOSA — Breanna Maher tied for medalist honors with a 45 and Taylor Phifer carded a 48 for the Prairie City-Monroe girls golf team on Tuesday nigh ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • CMB-CN boys golf team struggles in season opener

    STORY CITY — The season opener for the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter-Colo-NESCO boys golf team did not go as planned for coach Dana Accola on Monday.
    April 8, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • PCM wins at Lynnville-Sully golf meet; Hawks’ Trettin is medalist

    LYNNVILLE — Rain stayed away while Lynnville-Sully, Prairie City-Monroe and Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont golfers played a nine-hole meet at Diamond Tr ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Late goal lifts Tigers over Cardinals

    Newton High’s sophomore goalkeeper Ashlee Freese and Grinnell’s senior goalkeeper Taylar Smith didn’t let many shots get past them in Monday’s season ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Personal bests not enough for CMB-CN girls golf

    COLO — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter-Colo-NESCO girls golf team had little trouble with its long shots as they opened the season Monday night.
    April 7, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • Pets are definitely fan favorites around my house

    Growing up in small town, and sometimes rural, Iowa, pets have always been a big part of my life.We ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Marshalltown Speedway

    Marshalltown SpeedwayApril 3 ResultsFrostbuster presented by 141 Speedway and Left Turn LoungeCoors ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Hawk golfers win home triangular

    LYNNVILLE — Playing their home golf course to open the 2015 season, Lynnville-Sully’s boys claimed the team victory at a triangular meet Monday at Dia ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:03 am
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