Friday, April 17, 2015
University of Iowa extends tailgating hours for Fall 2015

IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa plans to extend tailgating in UI parking lots by one hour after home football games next fall.

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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 las ... »
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 ... »
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Kennedy boys split a pair

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Kennedy split a pair of high school tennis matches with Dubuque schools Saturday, topping Hempstead, 9-0, and lo ... »

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 she is a Transfor ... »
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 ... »
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.

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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 ... »
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Late TD pass a winner for C.R. Titans

On the road with their backs against the wall, the Cedar Rapids Titans went with the connection that worked all game long.

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Sunday, April 19, 2015
Running Boston

Editor’s note: Charlie Funk of Iowa City is president and CEO of Iowa City based MidWestOne Financial Group and a member of The Gazette Comp ... »

Eastern Iowans in the Boston Marathon
Belle Plaine — Ryan SchafbuchCedar Rapids — Chad Askelson, Zach Cloe, Julie Golding, Lauren Hill, Samuel Houston, Ray Marshall, Benjamin ... »
Meet The Kernels - English
Name: Tanner EnglishNumber: 2Position: OutfieldHeight/Weight: 5-foot-10, 160 poundsAge: 22.Hometown: Murrells Inlet, S.C.Noteworthy: An 11th-round dra ... »
A look at local, area baseball players in pro ball
Since the 2014 season ended, the Metro lost a couple of professional baseball players.Former Linn-Mar prep and University of Iowa pitcher was released ... »
Dubuque sweeps the RoughRiders
CEDAR RAPIDS – You can’t say they didn’t leave it all on the ice. Excuse the double negative there.The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders p ... »
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 the Cedar ... »
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 ... »
Meet The Kernels - Curtiss
Name: John CurtissNumber: 45Position: PitcherThrows: RightHeight/Weight: 6-foot-5, 210 poundsAge: 22Hometown: Southlake, TexasNoteworthy: Sixth-round ... »
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 ... »