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  • NCMP sets pool records in sweeping double dual

    INDIANOLA — Pool records tumbled as NCMP’s Aquagirls defeated host Indianola and Grinnell Thursday at Simpson College’s swimming pool.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • The Pressbox

    September signals a very busy time for sports journalists. High school and middle school sports begin to gear up. There’s youth recreational sports ge ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • CMB rebounds, beats Saydel

    SAYLOR — Bridget Hurley and Payge Jurgens tied for a team-high nine kills as Collins-Maxwell/Baxter earned its first win of the season Thursday night ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Aquagirls are swimming for MS in September

    NCMP’s Aquagirls and those who are affiliated with multiple sclerosis will benefit from the team’s Swim for MS project. The team members get into bett ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Pregame Outlook —

    Work for Newton High’s Cardinals this week has been on eliminating penalties. The Cardinals focused on how to be better on offense and defense going i ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • After first shutout in years, Colfax-Mingo aiming for another

    COLFAX — Following Colfax-Mingo’s season-opening victory at Pleasantville last Friday, the team stopped at a Casey’s General Store on the way home. Th ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Newton junior varsity loses at Knoxville

    KNOXVILLE — Newton High’s junior varsity football team wasn’t able to overcome a 14-0 first-half deficit Tuesday in its season opener at Knoxville. Kn ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Royals, Cardinals win to lead divisons

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer, Jason Vargas pitched into the seventh inning and Kansas City beat Texas, 4-1, to finish a thr ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Iowa State football off to another awful start

    AMES (AP) — One of the defining qualities of Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads is his ability to generate optimism in lieu of success.
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Iowa defense struggles in opener

    IOWA CITY (AP) — The hope for Iowa was that a deep and talented defensive line would help mask its inexperience at linebacker and in the secondary.
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Lynnville-Sully escapes first set, beats CMB

    BAXTER — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter began its season Tuesday night with nine unanswered, first-set points followed by a second-set victory for the Raiders ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Cardinal freshmen place third

    BROOKLYN — Newton High’s freshmen claimed third at the BGM tournament Tuesday. The Cardinals went 2-1.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Damman, Shores top Newton scorecard at Fort Dodge

    FORT DODGE — Derek Damman and Devin Shores came to play at Tuesday’s Fort Dodge Invitational golf tournament. Newton’s Damman and Shores posted indivi ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Hawk harriers open season

    KALONA — Opening the 2014 cross country season in cooler temperatures Tuesday, Lynnville-Sully’s runners turned in good times for the first meet of th ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • No NHS cross country

    Newton High’s cross country teams did not compete Tuesday. The Southeast Polk Invitational was canceled because of poor course conditions.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:55 am
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