Friday, May 22, 2015
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 h ... »

Iowa falls to Indiana in Big Ten Tourney, may cost Hawkeyes shot at hosting NCAA Regional
MINNEAPOLIS — Calvin Mathews took off his cap, rubbed his eyes, and walked around the mound. Indiana’s Logan Sowers had just circled the ... »
Iowa football names leadership council
Iowa football named its 16-member leadership council on Friday morning, the program announced. The team votes on its members, and they assist the coac ... »
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Staebler, Heitman lead Clayton Ridge to title

DES MOINES — About a half-mile Acre Street asphalt in Guttenberg separates Jasmine Staebler from Hope Heitman.

“Itȁ ... »

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 ... »
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 ... »
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 ... »

Saturday, May 23, 2015
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 B ... »

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 ... »
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 ... »
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 ... »
West Delaware’s Cassutt wins long jump as top seed
DES MOINES — Ty Cassutt felt the pressure squarely on his shoulders throughout the two-hour competition.Pressure comes with territory of being ... »
Mount Vernon’s Wirfs captures discus state title
DES MOINES — Tristan Wirfs didn’t feel very good about where he stood in his discus throws after the district meet. The week leading up ... »
Family atmosphere entices Lohaus to join UNI
IOWA CITY — He’s still playing baseball for the Iowa City West Trojans, can’t give that up. But Tanner Lohaus is full-bore basket ... »
Scott pulls off a dramatic comeback
  DES MOINES — During the postrace interview session, Tristan Freese posed the best question of all to Perrion Scott: “How did you do th ... »
Boer gets her own championship moment
  DES MOINES — Maddie Boer faced the clock and turned her back on the race that decided her fate as a potential state champion. “I didn' ... »