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  • 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 - 11:04 am
  • Marshalltown Speedway

    Marshalltown SpeedwayApril 3 ResultsFrostbuster presented by 141 Speedway and Left Turn LoungeCoors ...
    April 7, 2015 - 11:02 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
  • Newton Trap Team members aim for strong season

    Seventeen return to compete in 2015 for the Newton Trap Team, a club sport for Newton high school boys and girls in the spring.
    April 6, 2015 - 12:43 pm
  • Riders edge Cards in shoot out for tourney title

    Newton High’s Cardinals and Des Moines Roosevelt’s Roughriders played 100 minutes of soccer and still were tied 2-2 Saturday afternoon. It came down t ...
    April 6, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Newton team takes second at state

    Newton’s 10th-grade AAU volleyball team finished second in the Iowa State AAU tournament March 21 at Marshalltown. The team went 34-8 on the season, w ...
    April 6, 2015 - 12:46 pm
  • Newton Rugby opens season Friday

    Newton Rugby heads into its fifth season with games Friday. The Cardinals will play in the upper division (Class 2A) of the Iowa Youth Rugby Associati ...
    April 3, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Second-half goal gives Cardinals win in opener

    In a game their goalkeeper was under siege, Newton High’s Cardinals just couldn’t mount an offensive push in their soccer season opener Thursday night ...
    April 3, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Harris wins 110 high hurdles at SEP Invitational

    PLEASANT HILL — Newton High’s Deonne Harris is undefeated in the high hurdles this season. After winning twice during the indoor season at 60 meters, ...
    April 3, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • Koder, Reeve lead PCM boys in first outdoor meet

    STORY CITY — Prairie City-Monroe senior Skyler Koder’s best mark in the high jump last year was 6 foot, and he just missed qualifying for the state tr ...
    April 3, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • PCM overwhelmed by Eagles in opener

    MONROE — With three school districts coming together to form one varsity soccer team, communication is bound to be an issue among student-athletes who ...
    April 3, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • And away we go

    Previews are done, except for the Newton Trap Team, which will be in Monday’s Newton Daily News. This week had a smattering of track meets and soccer ...
    April 3, 2015 - 10:51 am
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