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  • Young Cardinals have on-the-job training in home volleyball tourney

    Highlights were there in all five losses for the young Newton High Cardinal volleyball team. The Cardinals came out of their season opener — the Newto ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Big 12 hopes 'One True Champion' good for playoff

    With 10 teams playing a round-robin schedule and no championship game, the Big 12 is emphasizing its unique standing in the new playoff era.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Aquagirls swim strong in first meet of 2014 season

    MARION — Despite losing their season opening swim meet, Newton/Colfax-Mingo/Pella’s Aquagirls had a “great meet” according to head coach Sarah Patters ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • PCM swept at DC-G Invite

    DALLAS CENTER — Prairie City-Monroe’s volleyball season got off to a tough start Tuesday night at the Dallas Center-Grimes Invitational as the Mustang ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Iowa Speedway announces 2015 NASCAR dates

    Roughly three weeks after Newton's final racing weekend of the 2014 season, Iowa Speedway gave racing fans in the area something to look forward to ne ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 7:36 pm
  • Olympic gold medalist visits Newton

    Before America’s only wrestling gold medal from the 1952 Olympics was placed in a museum for admiration, its champion kept it in a coffee can.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • BDS Motorsports claims owner title at Knoxville Speedway

    KNOXVILLE  — BDS Motorsports of Newton won the 2014 Owners Championship for the 360 sprint car class at Knoxville Raceway. Justin Henderson drove for ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:20 am
  • NHS golf team place third

    MASON CITY — Newton High’s Cardinals combined for a 331 placing third in the eight-team Mason City Invitational Monday. The NHS golfers were behind Ma ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • The Sports Schuffle

    First impressions are somewhere between important and everything. I recently read an article on Forb ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Iowa State opens with concerns on defense

    AMES (AP) — The key to the upcoming season couldn’t be any clearer for Iowa State.The defense will n ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Chance for players other than Big 4 at US Open

    NEW YORK (AP) — Two 23-year-olds, Milos Raonic and Grigor Dimitrov, broke through to their first major semifinals at Wimbledon.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Cardinal contact

    Jocelyn Sheets/Daily News Newton High’s Cardinals went full tilt Friday at H.A. Lynn Stadium in the ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Three-team trade sends Love to Cleveland

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Olympic champions together, Kevin Love and LeBron James spent the last 30 days waiting to become teammates again.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Races finish at Marshalltown before rain poured in

    MARSHALLTOWN — On the next-to-last points night of the 2014 racing season at Marshalltown Speedway, all five stock car divisions finished feature race ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Joey Logano is looking more and more like a Sprint Cup title contender.Logano ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:59 am
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