Sports

  • Newton girls place fourth at DCHS meet

    WEST DES MOINES — Staying sharp for the week’s Drake Relays, those Newton girls qualified for the competition had a strong showing for the Cardinals M ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • Newton boys run at Norwalk

    Newton’s boys competed in the Norwalk Invitational track meet Monday.No results were available by pr ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • I’m BAAAACK

    That’s right, it’s been awhile since I wrote a column. It’s not that I didn’t have anything to say, but didn’t have the time to put the words down on ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Mustang boys' 4x800 relay golden

    ADEL — Prairie City-Monroe’s boys claimed the gold medal in the 4x800-meter relay at Friday’s Adel-DeSoto-Minburn Boys Tiger Invitational. The Mustang ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • American wins Boston Marathon

    BOSTON (AP) — “The Star-Spangled Banner” played over Boylston Street in honor of an American winner of the Boston Marathon.
    April 22, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Cardinal golfers go low as temperature rises

    WEST DES MOINES — Nothing like a nice, sunny, warm spring day to be on the golf course. Newton’s Cardinals made full use of the nicer weather to tally ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Tigerhawk boys record strong marks at Van Meter meet

    VAN METER — Five personal-bests or season-best performances highlight Colfax-Mingo boys’ competition at Monday’s Van Meter track meet.
    April 22, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • PCM, Colfax-Mingo golfers compete

    STATE CENTER – Two area teams competed in the West Marshall Boys Golf Tournament Monday night, with three individual players finishing in the top 10.
    April 22, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Raider girls find going tough at Bengal Relays

    GILBERT — Youth in the ranks showed for Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s Raider girls Monday at the Gilbert Bengal Relays.
    April 22, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Cards nail down shutouts in home tournament; Mustangs lose twice

    NEWTON — Twelfth-ranked Newton’s Cardinals played tough on a picture-perfect day on the soccer pitch Saturday at home. The Cardinals did not give up a ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Well-timed goal gives Newton OT win

    BOONE — Stressing to his team that it only takes one shot to win the game, Newton head coach Sackda Viravong admitted he never thought the winning goa ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Athletes from five area high schools head to Drake Relays

    DES MOINES — Newton has 12 track athletes among the 28 area athletes qualified for the 2014 Drake Relays later this week in Des Monies. The qualifier ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Marshalltown Speedway points racing under way

    MARSHALLTOWN — IMCA Weekly Racing Series track points began at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night. Marshalltown Speedway is  celebrating its 50th anni ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Newton rugby rings up two more wins

    LACONA — Joseph Banfield scored four times and Jake Smith had three tries as Newton’s club rugby Cardinals won two games Friday in Iowa Youth Rugby As ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Mustang girls set new standards, win track meet

    GUTHRIE CENTER — Winning five out of eight relay events and tying a school record in the 4x100-meter relay, the Prairie City-Monroe girls track team w ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:27 am
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