Friday, April 17, 2015
Iowa’s Meier packs a punch

IOWA CITY — By Big Ten standards, Iowa defensive end Nate Meier is short and light. In his match-up against Wisconsin tackle Rob Havenstein ... »

Harbaugh ‘excited to watch’ Rudock compete at Michigan
IOWA CITY — New Michigan Coach Jim Harbaugh said competition and academics are at the root of why quarterback Jake Rudock elected to transfer t ... »
Iowa baseball swings in a winning direction
IOWA CITY — The pendulum that is Iowa baseball has started to swing in a winning direction under second-year coach Rick Heller.The Hawkeyes (24 ... »
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Jessica Heims: ‘Nothing stops her’

CEDAR RAPIDS — Jessica Heims has been asked if she was a victim of a shark attack. She wasn’t.

She has told little kids ... »

City High flashing signs of prowess
IOWA CITY — The new-look City High boys’ soccer team may just have what it takes to seriously challenge for a state title.The second-ran ... »
Hoxie, Ramlo pace Xavier boys’ soccer
CEDAR RAPIDS — In its quest to return to the state tournament, Xavier’s boys’ soccer team will be led by two key seniors who have ... »
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Cyclones softball tops Hawkeyes on the road

IOWA CITY — The Iowa State Cylone softball team won 5-4 over the Iowa Hawkeyes Wednesday night at Bob Pearl Field.

The win moved ISU, ... »

Rhoads takes notes from spring game into Cyclones offseason
AMES — Paul Rhoads recognizes the challenges in evaluating a spring game. Going in, he knows he has to look at it a bit differently than he wou ... »
Union’s Thomsen takes down top-ranked foe
INDEPENDENCE — Max Thomsen received a charge from his hometown supporters.The four-time state champion from Union Community gave them one in re ... »
Friday, April 17, 2015
RoughRiders on verge of elimination after Game 2 loss to Dubuque

CEDAR RAPIDS – It seems like eons ago, especially at this point.

The 2014-15 United States Hockey League season began September 27 for ... »

Friday, April 17, 2015
Meet The Kernels - Curtiss

Name: John Curtiss

Number: 45

Position: Pitcher

Throws: Right

Height/Weight: 6-foot-5, 210 pounds

Age: 22

Homet ... »

Looking for a road rebound
CEDAR RAPIDS — Halfway through the Indoor Football League season, the Cedar Rapids Titans are looking to send a message.Beginning Saturday at B ... »
CRAG’s McSweeney wins regional title
Kareena McSweeney of the Cedar Rapids Association of Gymnastics won two Level 8 events at the regional gymnastics championships last weekend in Green ... »
Droste shifting focus to IMCA Late Models
FARLEY — Advancing up the racing ladder has many challenges regardless of circumstances.Every time a racer climbs in a new type of car, there&# ... »
Murphy will run at Iowa
MARION — Daniel Murphy, who led Linn-Mar to a state cross country championship last fall, has committed to run at the University of Iowa.Murphy ... »
Meet The Kernels - Clay
Name: Sam ClayNumber: 11Position: PitcherThrows: LeftHeight/Weight: 6-foot-2, 190 poundsAge: 21Hometown: Buford, Ga.Noteworthy: Fourth-round draft pic ... »
2015 running calendar Plenty of races to choose from
APRIL25 — Linn-Mar Growl Prowl 5K & 8K run/walk, Marion, growlprowl.com25 — Run the Ripple 5K, Marion, MSFoundation@millhsiersmith.com25 ... »
Cedar River rat’s secret fishing hole bears many a bass
With broken concrete protecting an eroded bank on an outside bend of the Cedar River, Gary McNeese’s secret hole did not, at first glance, look ... »
Kernels’ Theofanopoulos tough to spell, has been tough to hit
CEDAR RAPIDS – He might have the longest last name in the minor leagues. It’s sort of difficult to pronounce and very tough to spell.&#x ... »