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  • 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
  • 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
  • Atcher repeats at Marshalltown during the Central Iowa Fair

    MARSHALLTOWN — Capturing his second consecutive win in the IMCA Stock Cars division at Marshalltown, Dave Atcher went to the front on the second lap a ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Cardinals claim win on Senior Night

    NEWTON — Senior Night is special for every team. Tuesday’s non-conference game against South Tama’s Trojans was just that for Newton’s senior trio — E ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Surging Albia tops PCM in playoffs

    EDDYVILLE — Two teams headed in opposite directions continued down their paths in a Class 2A District 14 playoff game Tuesday night.
    July 16, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Lynnville-Sully drops 1A district tourney game

    NEW SHARON — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks turned a corner in 2014. The Hawk baseball team’s season ended Tuesday night in a Class 1A District 11 tournament ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Short-handed Raiders see season end in playoff loss

    ALLEMAN — The difficulty of winning a baseball game with only eight players caught up with Collins-Maxwell/Baxter Tuesday night.
    July 16, 2014 - 2:02 am
  • Hawks are 1A state bound

    OSKALOOSA — One team. One goal.Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks were not going to be denied. They tried closi ...
    July 15, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • PCM's season ends one win shy of state

    OTTUMWA — Tension mounted inning after inning, then by the at-bat. Prairie City-Monroe's huddles just outside its third-base dugout persisted with enc ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Hunter-Reay captures Iowa Corn Indy 300

    NEWTON — “It’s a great oval. This place races like no other track in the world. It’s very unique. It’s definitely a staple of the Verizon IndyCar Seri ...
    July 14, 2014 - 12:20 pm
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