Sunday, May 24, 2015
B1G ADs seek more balance in future football schedules

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Big Ten football schedules are set through 2019, and officials had plans to extend them into the next decade.


Iowa baseball misses out on home NCAA regional
IOWA CITY — A late-season slump likely kept the Iowa baseball team from hosting its first regional in school history.The NCAA announced its 16 ... »
Iowa QB Beathard cuts his hair for a cause
IOWA CITY — Iowa quarterback C.J. Beathard earned the nickname “Sunshine” from Hawkeye fans because his long, flowing hair resemb ... »
Sunday, May 24, 2015
FULL COUNT: Five questions on the 2015 prep baseball season

Q: Who would you want at the plate with the game on the line?

A: The area is filled with talented hitters. Spencer VanScoyoc is right there w ... »

Daniels and Lizarraga lead Kennedy
CEDAR RAPIDS — Zach Daniels and Sammy Lizarraga are longtime friends.They go fishing, although Daniels admits going along for the ride. They al ... »
2015 Prep Baseball players and teams to watch
By Gazette Sports StaffPLAYERS TO WATCH• Zach Daniels, sr., C.R. Kennedy, Mississippi Valley Conference Mississippi Division Athlete of the Yea ... »
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Kemboi gives Cyclones fans something to cheer about

AMES — Edward Kemboi knew during the entire race where he wanted to make his move.

The defending national and Big 12 champion s ... »

Caldwell, Riley in tug-of-war with steeplechase school record, Big 12s up next
AMES — Andrea Grove-McDonough flipped through the Iowa State track and field school record books before the season began, seeing plenty of mark ... »
Hlas: Hoiberg is NBA-bound, but when?
CEDAR RAPIDS — The ballroom at the Cedar Rapids Marriott had a big crowd for Tuesday’s Cyclone Tailgate Tour stop, but it wasn’t ... »
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Kernels blast Beloit, 11-1

BELOIT, Wis. — The Cedar Rapids Kernels scored six run in the third inning and rolled past the Beloit, Snapper ... »

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Cascade’s Rea has breakout season temporarily set back by injury

CEDAR RAPIDS – He’s having a breakthrough season in the minor leagues, but one that’s taking a temporary detour.

Cascade ... »

Kernels finally lose to Beloit
BELOIT, Wis. — The streak is over.Shawn Dunkierk had a run-scoring single with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Beloit Snap ... »
Staebler, Heitman lead Clayton Ridge to title
DES MOINES — About a half-mile Acre Street asphalt in Guttenberg separates Jasmine Staebler from Hope Heitman.“It’s within biking ... »
Tipton’s Lenz runs to second title of the weekend
DES MOINES — Eric Lenz ran straight to the front of the pack, without a thought of a state meet record entering his head, until the final lap.J ... »
Prairie Hawks move up and on to state
CEDAR RAPIDS – If the Cedar Rapids Prairie girls’ tennis team were to earn their first team state tournament berth in Coach Scott Leggat ... »
Taylor answers; Decorah prevails
DES MOINES — Amanda Taylor gave up the lead, and questions raced across her mind concerning her response.“I thought, ‘What do I d ... »
Monticello runs, watches, wins distance medley
  DES MOINES — The anchors ran by, the seconds ticked away, and the Monticello Panthers waited to see how that intersection would turn out. In ... »
Turkey Valley fights through adversity for third-place finish
DES MOINES — Turkey Valley's third-place finish in the 1A distance medley isn't what had members of the squad smiling ear to ear. Rather, it was ... »
Uphill, downhill lies
Editor’s note: Steve Charters is in his 13th year as a pro at Twin Pines Golf Course. Born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Charters competed at Cen ... »