Iowa Prep Sports

Beckman back to the state tournament

Blazers will try for third straight title

MARION — The Dyersville Beckman Blazers are familiar with the way to get to Des Moines.

The difference this time is these Blazers are...

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Regina sending Gahan out with state berth

Regals whip Lousia-Muscatine for trip to Des Moines

SOLON — Jake Brinkman wanted to get his head coach to the state baseball tournament.

All season long, the senior pitcher and...

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BGM’s ‘great year’ rolls on

Bears earn trip to state baseball

TRAER — BGM finally made it over the hump.

After a 5-2 Class 1A substate final victory over upset minded Grundy Center last...

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Early hit barrage sinks Alburnett

State softball: EBF scores 4 in the first inning, pops Pirates, 5-1

FORT DODGE — That was Alburnett, without the “A.”

“The kids never stopped believing, but we just...

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Huskies race to quarterfinal win

Softball: No. 1 Highland claims 25th straight victory, 5-0 over Saint Ansgar

FORT DODGE — Katie Springer knows her response if she had to face Highland’s speedy...

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Parker leaves J-Hawks feeling empty

State softball: Jefferson strands 11 runners in 2-0 loss to Southeast Polk

FORT DODGE — For Hannah Parker, baserunners just added to the challenge.

“I do really good under pressure,” said...

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Dramatic turnaround continues as Kee advances to semifinals

Softball: Hawks, fresh off five wins total in two years, knock off No. 2

FORT DODGE, Iowa -- Ellie Heiderscheit has seen plenty of losing. In her first two years on the Kee softball team, the Hawks won five games total.

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Junior Cougars to Cougar Juniors

Longtime teammates help lead Kennedy into substate final

CEDAR RAPIDS — Sammy Lizarraga recalled the caravan of young baseball players and their families piling into their cars, meeting up and...

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CPU, Mid-Prairie to play for 5th

State softball: Karr’s homer triggers Stormin’ Pointers in 3A consolation

FORT DODGE — Center Point-Urbana waited a while for its first hit. But when it came, it was a long one.

Maddie Karr crushed a...

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Kuhn freezes hitter to close out Marion district win

Indians advance with 2-0 win over Western Dubuque

FARLEY — David Kuhn called his last pitch of a 2-0 Marion win over Western Dubuque last night ‘beady,’ and in the definition...

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