Iowa Prep Sports

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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State softball schedule & scores

2014 STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

At Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge

TUESDAY

Class 3A Consolation

Mid-Prairie 5,...

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Hawkins lifts Solon over Washington

Spartans advance to substate final

SOLON — Nate Hawkins shouldered the load for the Solon baseball team.

The senior right-hander’s 6-foot-2, 175-pound frame was...

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Summers pitches Burlington past Jefferson

Bearded senior throws 4-hitter in 5-1 win

CEDAR RAPIDS — Fear the beard.

Landon Summers isn’t sporting one anywhere close in length, fullness or outlandeshnesss to Los...

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Mid-Prairie rally falls short

Softball: Late defensive gem helps No. 2 East Marshall hold on, 4-3

FORT DODGE — The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks got caught in “no-man’s land,” and are now stuck on the wrong side of...

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Solon hitters bang out a record

Softball: Spartans collect 21 hits in a 15-4 triumph over archrival CCA

FORT DODGE — Jim White had that queasy, uneasy feeling once again.

“When the pairings came out, honestly, I thought I...

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Goode pitcher, Goode hitter

State softball: Norwalk dominates West Delaware, 8-0, in 4A quarterfinal

FORT DODGE — The West Delaware Hawks took some grief Monday afternoon at the state softball tournament.

Goode...

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CP-U can’t overcome jitters in loss to Greene County

Softball: Young Stormin’ Pointers go scoreless, but show promise, in first state game in 20 years

FORT DODGE, Iowa -- It was hard to blame Maddie Karr for being nervous.

“It was pretty nerve-wracking all day today,” she...

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Relaxed Lone Tree ready for substate finals

20-6 Lions have chance to earn first state berth since 2001

Lone Tree Coach Steve Gibson observed Monday’s baseball practice and witnessed a lively and relaxed team.

He considered it a good...

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