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  • Boys of the Fall

    Newton seventh-grader William Cheng (24) tackles Pella’s quarterback (14) after Newton’s Taylor Danley (85) flushed the quarterback out of the pocket ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Giants beat Cardinals in 10th on Choate wild throw

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A wild pitch, a wide throw and an 18-inning marathon.These playoff-tested Giant ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Newton freshmen win

    Newton High’s freshmen improved to 6-1 on the season with their 27-8 win over Pella Friday. The Cardinals scored just before halftime to take a 7-0 le ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Colfax-Mingo sends seniors off in style

    COLFAX — Colfax-Mingo senior Sara Lahart gathered her five teammates on the court and did what a senior does.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Raiders fall to North Polk

    BAXTER — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter played what head coach Scott Ranck described as some of the team’s best volleyball of the season Tuesday night.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Volleyball, cross country, swimming postseason assignments are made

    Postseasons are right around the corner for Iowa high school fall sports.Two more weeks remain in th ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Pella beats NHS junior varsity

    PELLA — Newton High’s junior varsity and Pella’s junior varsity football team braved the weather Monday night, but only for a half of a game. Mother N ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Sports Schuffle

    Former NFL head coach Dennis Green kept shouting at me as I sat down to write this column.Eight year ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • LHC cross country postponed

    GRIMES — Weather and course conditions from rain prompted host Dallas Center-Grimes to postpone Monday’s 2014 Little Hawkeye Conference cross country ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • ALCS Game 3 postponed because of rain

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The last two times the Kansas City Royals played a postseason game at home, rain fell after the final out. This time, it start ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Hawks drop regular-season finale

    SULLY — Playing their regular-season finale at home Monday, Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks came up on the short end of a South Iowa Cedar League volleyball m ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • CMB boys second, Colfax-Mingo girls fourth at conference meet

    AMES — Running in wet and muddy conditions on the Iowa State University cross country course, six area runners earned all-conference honors at the Hea ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • Miss St fastest to No. 1

    Mississippi State is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, replacing Florida State and making the fastest rise to the top spot ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Tigerhawks deck the Tigers

    COLFAX – Colfax-Mingo earned an accomplishment Friday night the school hasn’t seen in several years.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Career night from quarterback leads PCM over Clarke, Osceola

    MONROE — One week after Prairie City-Monroe running back Ronnie Marshall broke the school’s single-game touchdown record, quarterback Logan Gilman nea ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:27 pm
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