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  • Computer malfuctions at Johnston cross country meet

    DES MOINES — Modern day athletics seem to live and die by electronics. Thursday’s Johnston Invitational cross country meet held at Camp Dodge in Des M ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Pregame Outlook —

    Defense has been solid for Newton High’s Cardinals in the first two games of the 2014 football season. The Cardinal defense has shutout opponents in t ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Newton golf team takes sixth

    ANKENY — Playing conditions were cooler than the last time they played golf, and Newton High’s Cardinals had an off day in Wednesday’s Ankeny Invitati ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Playmakers emerging for CMB

    BAXTER — Two quarterbacks have been better than one so far for Collins-Maxwell/Baxter.After losing o ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Cardinals push Eagles to brink in loss

    PELLA — Taking on a senior-laden Pella Christian Eagle team, Newton High’s Cardinals made a statement Tuesday in their Little Hawkeye Conference openi ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Storm wipes out meets

    Cross country runners do run in the rain. They do not compete during severe thunderstorms. Nor do golfers.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Correct email for Dig Pink shirts

    In Tuesday's article on Newton High's volleyball team's fundraiser of Dig Pink T-shirts, an incorrect email was included. The correct email to reach D ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Ames defeats Newton JV

    AMES — Dalton Nevels returned the opening kickoff 50 yards for Newton High’s junior varsity against Ames Monday night. A bad snap from center and an A ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Best performance not enough for CMB volleyball

    JEFFERSON — Steady improvement wasn’t enough for Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s volleyball team Tuesday night against Greene County.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Coen wins Bix 7 High School Challenge; NHS receives $1,000 for victory

    Working hills and always challenging herself, Newton High’s Grace Coen has had two stellar years on cross country courses and tracks. Coen opened her ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • NHS volleyball team selling Dig Pink shirts for breast cancer awareness

    Newton High’s volleyball team is selling Dig Pink T-shirts to raise money for breast cancer awareness. All proceeds go to Side-Out Foundation.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • The Sports Schuffle

    Before NBC’s “Nightly News” informed Monday’s viewers of a rare respiratory virus that has sent more than 1,000 children to emergency rooms in 12 stat ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 1:32 pm
  • Cardinals clamp down on Bobcats in second half

    MARSHALLTOWN — Joseph Banfield settled under the football as it sailed through the air. He gathered it in, followed his blockers and broke free. Banfi ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 7:46 pm
  • Defense again leads Tigerhawks to win

    COLFAX — The zero on the scoreboard disappeared. The lead never did.When Colfax-Mingo needed a stop ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Cardinal freshmen win

    MARSHALLTOWN — A one-point lead at halftime exploded into an 18-7 victory Friday evening for Newton High’s freshman football team.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:58 am
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