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  • Cardinals beat Panthers, lose to Mustangs

    GRIMES — Newton High’s wrestlers had a little tune-up before Saturday’s Little Hawkeye Conference wrestling tournament at Dallas Center-Grimes. They w ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 12:05 pm
  • C-M boys fall short against Belle Plaine

    BELLE PLAINE — Jarod Nichols recorded his ninth double-double of the season, but the Colfax-Mingo boys basketball team couldn’t hold a first-quarter l ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • CMB grapplers win first dual of season

    COON RAPIDS — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter wrestling team picked its first and only dual win of the season Thursday when the Raiders took down Griswold ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • North Polk sweeps CMB

    BAXTER — Hampered by 25 turnovers and another poor shooting performance, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls basketball team lost to North Polk during a ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 10:35 am
  • Cardinal 9th boys win; girls and JV boys lose at Grinnell

    GRINNELL — Newton High’s freshman boys notched a 52-35 win over host Grinnell on Thursday. Grinnell captured wins in the freshman girls’ game and the ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 12:08 pm
  • Lynnville-Sully Hawk grapplers have tough night on mat

    PLEASANTVILLE — With only six wrestlers, Lynnville-Sully had the deck stacked against it going into Thursday’s non-conference wrestling duals. The Haw ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 10:34 am
  • Newton in 3A duals regional

    For the first time in four years under head coach Andy Swedenhjelm, Newton High’s wrestling team has qualified for a Class 3A regional dual team meet. ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 10:35 am
  • Column: Trying to stay positive with latest barrier

    As a local community sports journalist, several relationships are built with players, coaches and even family members of the student-athletes that app ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • NCMP hosting NCIC boys’ swim meet

    Swimming at home is always a good thing. The NCMP Cardinal boys know the Newton YMCA pool better than the other seven teams in the North Central Iowa ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:32 am
  • Fourth-quarter surge lifts Fillies over Cardinals

    Down by four points with less than a minute to go in the third quarter, Newton High’s girls went on a 6-1 run on back-to-back 3-pointers to lead the C ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • Cardinals knock off 3A No. 8 DCG

    Josh Ventling was ready to catch and shoot when Trey Vanderlaan made a steal at the other end of the court Tuesday night. Vanderlaan made the long pas ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 10:41 am
  • Regional pairings for girls’ basketball Class 1A, 2A, 3A set

    Class 1A 11th-ranked Lynnville-Sully’s girls earned a first-round bye in Class 1A Region 5 basketball postseason tournament play. The Iowa Girls High ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 10:20 am
  • Raider girls complete rare sweep of Gilbert

    BAXTER — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter junior Brianda Bane had that breakout game offensively she has been waiting for all season Tuesday night.
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • CMB boys can’t overcome slow start against Gilbert

    BAXTER — When you asked Collins-Maxwell/Baxter boys basketball coach Zach Hasselbrink about Class 3A Gilbert, the first-year coach is a little perplex ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • Miller sets new school record in PCM’s sweep

    MORAVIA — Prairie City-Monroe senior Xavier Miller was a .500 wrestler during his eighth grade year.
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 10:20 am