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  • Middle school softball team finishes strong season

    Newton’s middle school softball A-team did not lose a game in its 2014 summer season. The Cardinals went 11-0-1. They ended the season with a tie game ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • 3-on-3 Champs

    Iowa Intensity Youth Sports players (left to right) Garrett Sturtz (Newton), Zaine Leedom (Grinnell), Brevin Hansen (Grinnell) and Jesse Van Wyk (Sull ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Newton baseball players receive Little Hawkeye Conference honors

    Four Newton Senior High School baseball players received postseason honors from Little Hawkeye Conference coaches. The coaches selected the 2014 All-L ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Lynnville-Sully baseball, softball players recognized by SICL coaches

    Thirteen is a good number for Lynnville-Sully’s softball and baseball teams. That is how many of the Hawk athletes were recognized by South Iowa Cedar ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Knoxville Nationals get under way

    KNOXVILLE — NASCAR stars, small town fun and the best racing anywhere in the world started Thursday at Knoxville Raceway. The 10-day stretch sprint ca ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Terry Brown scores first win of season Friday at Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — Race fans had quite a show at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night. Not only did the stock car drivers continue a tradition of quality ra ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Iowa optimistic as fall camp opens

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The uncertainty that hung over Iowa heading into last year’s fall camp has been replaced by stability and reasonably high expec ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Keselowski wins back-to-back U.S. Cellular 250s

    On a perfect summer evening for a race, it came down to three perfect laps and one perfect move at Iowa Speedway’s season finale.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • Jones earns first K&N Pro Series win

    In a race in which multiple leaders cost themselves valuable space on the track, Brandon Jones maintained his position and then took advantage.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Twice is nice for Keselowski at Iowa Speedway

    Not many drivers have won back-to-back races at Iowa Speedway. Brad Keselowski put together a dominating run Saturday night at the sixth annual NASCAR ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Jones earns first K&N Pro Series win

    Brandon Jones held off a late charge from Kenzie Ruston in the closing laps to win the K&N Pro Series Autolite Iridium XP 150 Friday night at Iowa Spe ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Returning K&N victor Rhodes keeps on winning

    Ben Rhodes has turned his Alpha Energy Solutions sponsored Chevrolet into the alpha car on the race track.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Home-grown talent competing in Saturday’s U.S. Cellular 250

    Landon Cassill and Joey Gase will have large contingents of family and friends at the Iowa Speedway Saturday. The two Cedar Rapids area natives are am ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • MLB Capsules

    DETROIT (AP) — Moises Sierra had four hits, and Jose Abreu and Adam Eaton added three apiece to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 7-4 victory over the D ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 10:54 am
  • Little, Get To Know Newton hit Iowa Speedway Friday in K&N race

    Taking advantage of opportunities on the track and off the track are part of the sport of stock car racing.
    July 31, 2014 - 10:59 am
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