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  • Hawk girls gear up for another run at state

    SULLY — Talking to senior returners Lysandra James and Madison Rasmusson, Lynnville-Sully’s girls are answering the questions left by the graduation o ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • CMB turns to an alum to head up wrestling program

    MAXWELL – Mike Leslie hasn’t even been a head coach for a month. And he has already put an immense amount of pressure on himself.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:17 am
  • Cardinal wrestlers ready to hit the mat in 2014-15

    Getting a taste of what a state tournament is all about, Newton High seniors J.T. Thongvanh and Dakota Dawson and junior Hunter Versteegh are back in ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:24 am
  • Fifth-ranked Bluejays too much for Cardinals

    PERRY — On the road for the first time this season, Newton High’s Cardinal girls weren’t able match the firepower of Class 4A, fifth-ranked Perry’s Bl ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • INA names 13 area athletes to al-state football teams

    DES MOINES —The Iowa Newspaper Association released its 2014 all-state football teams Tuesday.The IN ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Change needed for NFL postseason teams

    It happens almost every year.Each year an NFL team with a sub-.500 or .500 record wins its division ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Cardinals finish fourth in Cardinal Classic

    Go out and compete is what Newton High head coach Brandon Sharp told his players. “Do that and posit ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Turnovers, missed FTs hinder Mustangs in opener

    MONROE — The Class 3A No. 12 Prairie City-Monroe girls’ basketball team couldn’t quite get over the hump during the season opener against Knoxville he ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Hawks shut down Warhawks

    NEW SHARON — Strong defensive action provides teams with a solid foundation toward a victory on the court every game.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Offensive woes plague CMB girls in season opener

    WOODWARD — There was nothing wrong with Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s defense Friday night during a girls’ basketball season opener against Woodward-Grange ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Tigerhawks start slow, can't recover in loss to Devils

    MARTENSDALE — Martensdale-St. Marys jumped out to a 15-3 lead after one quarter Friday night and the Colfax-Mingo girls’ basketball team had a tough t ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 10:40 am
  • Prep Basketball Scores

    Iowa High School BasketballThe Associated PressFriday’s ScoresGirlsArea scoresBondurant-Farrar 47, N ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 12:32 am
  • Newton, PCM, Colfax-Mingo, CMB girls stumble in openers; Lynnville-Sully wins

    All five area high school girls' basketball teams tipped off the 2014-15 season Friday night. Newton, Prairie City-Monroe, Colfax-Mingo and Collins-Ma ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 12:28 am
  • Dowling, Regina, North Fayette Valley win state football titles

    The final three Iowa high school state championship football games were played Friday.Class 4ADowlin ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Newton fall teams earn academic accolades

    The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union and the Iowa High School Athletic Association awarded academic achievement awards recently. Five Newton fall ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:17 am
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