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  • Newton freshman girls hit free throws late to win

    JOHNSTON — With a minute remaining in the game, Newton High’s freshman girls got the job done at the free-throw line. The Cardinals hit four free thro ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Allowing inner daredevil out from time to time is good for heart, mind and soul

    Being a sports journalist allows my inner daredevil to come out in many ways.I turned 57 Monday. I’v ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Cardinal swimmers split opening double dual

    PLEASANT HILL — Newton High’s Cardinals swam behind Ankeny and ahead of Southeast Polk in most of the events Tuesday at the Southeast Polk double dual ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Lynnville-Sully's Davis earns 1A All-District honors

    Shelby Davis, Lynnville-Sully senior, was the lone area volleyball player to earn district honors from the Iowa Girls Coaches Assocation. The IGCA ann ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 7:15 am
  • Newton girls work up new offense, defense for ’14-15

    Focusing on the task at hand, whether it is a repetition in a practice drill or bringing the basketball down the court in a game, is what Newton High’ ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:50 am
  • Outside shooting to fuel Cardinal boys’ in 2014-15

    Newton High’s Cardinals expect to be in the thick of the 2014-15 Little Hawkeye Conference race. They were pushing up there last season, coming up fou ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:55 am
  • 3A No. 7 Nevada eases past Colfax-Mingo

    COLFAX — Nevada’s intimidating presence inside was too much for the Colfax-Mingo girls’ basketball team Tuesday.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:57 am
  • CMB rallies, can't finish deal against Gilbert

    BAXTER — Down 27-13 at the half, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls’ basketball team could have folded its tent and went home Tuesday night against Gilb ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 7:13 am
  • Mustangs get in win column after rout of Greene County

    MONROE — After a slow start, the Class 3A No. 12 Prairie City-Monroe girls’ basketball team blitzed Greene County for 24 points in the second quarter ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 7:13 am
  • Hawks edge Eagles in OT

    SULLY — A balanced scoring attack fueled Lynnville-Sully’s overtime win at home Tuesday against South Iowa Cedar League foe Keota. The Hawk girls led ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 7:13 am
  • The only direction the Tigerhawks can go is up

    COLFAX – When you come off a winless season, the only way to go is up.How far up the Colfax-Mingo bo ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Tigerhawk girls hope final year in HOIAC is a success

    COLFAX – Michelle Grant is in her second season as Colfax-Mingo girls’ basketball coach. When she starts her third year, the Tigerhawks will be in a c ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • Tigerhawk wrestlers looking for imrovement at season's end

    COLFAX – With just 14 wrestlers and no returning district qualifiers from last season, Colfax-Mingo coach Bryan Poulter just hopes his young and inexp ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • Depleted Mustangs still have same lofty expectations

    MONROE – It doesn’t matter who returns and it doesn’t matter who graduates.Long-time Prairie City-Mo ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:10 am
  • Newton bowling teams set to knock’em down

    Rolling strikes and spares are the business of Newton High’s bowling teams. The Cardinal girls and boys aim high again in 2014-15 returning five start ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:08 am
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