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  • Cardinals end season in 4A substate opener

    ANKENY — Down by four runs and two gone in the fourth inning, Newton’s Jordan Travis connected for the Cardinals’ third hit of the game. The junior sa ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Lynnville-Sully ready for Kee in state tournament opener

    SULLY — One pitch, one at-bat, one batter, one inning and one game at a time.It’s simple. It’s Lynnv ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Elliott holds off Bayne for Nationwide win

    JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Chase Elliott is proving to be a quick study. A few questions for his teammates and a couple practice laps, and he was ready to ro ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • McIlroy wins British Open

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf’s oldest trophy.
    July 21, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Jaguars knock Cardinals out of 4A playoffs

    ANKENY — Newton’s Cardinals came up short in the opening round of the Iowa Class 4A Substate 7 tournament. The Cardinals fell, 8-1, to host Ankeny Cen ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Lynnville-Sully’s twosome run for Team Iowa in all-star meet

    Lynnville-Sully’s Meliek Meyer and Bailee Samson had one more high school track competition. The two 2014 Lynnville-Sully seniors competed in the 16th ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Wrage, Sturtz to play college baseball at Cornell and Central

    Baseball is only one sport Derek Wrage and Chandler Sturtz excel in. Baseball is the sport the two 2014 Newton Senior High School graduates “love” to ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Iowa-Iowa State football game time announced

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa’s home game against rival Iowa State will kick off at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 13.
    July 18, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • After All-Star party, baseball gets back to work

    Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League’ ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Oklahoma is big favorite in Big 12 football poll

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma is the overwhelming favorite to win the Big 12 title in a preseason media poll.
    July 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Nadal, Djokovic highlight US Open field

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Defending champion Rafael Nadal and top-ranked Novak Djokovic highlight the men’s field at the 2014 U.S. Open
    July 18, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • McIlroy and Woods deliver at British Open

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.A lovely ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Douglas leaving Chow again after short reunion

    Olympic champion Gabby Douglas’ comeback is moving forward without coach Liang Chow.Douglas, the all ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Newton allows lead to slip away in regular-season finale

    NEWTON — Nine became a big number for Newton’s Cardinals Wednesday night. They left nine runners in scoring position during their final regular-season ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Hunter-Reay claims second straight ESPY as best driver

    LOS ANGELES — Verizon IndyCar Series driver Ryan Hunter-Reay now has a matching set of ESPY Awards.H ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:32 pm
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