Friday, April 24, 2015
Ferentz on SXM College Sports Today

Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz talked to SXM College Sports Today and host Chris Childers on Thursday.

I’ll transcribe that, but first ... »

Weather to alter Iowa’s open football practice
The expected rainy conditions in eastern Iowa will impact Iowa’s open spring football practice, scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at Kinnick Stadiu ... »
Really B1G (and way too early) look ahead at hoops
IOWA CITY — The Big Ten’s so-called down year in college basketball produced seven NCAA tournament teams, two Final Four squads and a se ... »
Friday, April 24, 2015
Ham flips his fortune in the high hurdles

DES MOINES — It’s no longer a traumatic event. Last year’s misfortune is been downgraded to a “little incident.& ... »

East Buchanan continues golf success
East Buchanan’s boys’ golf team has picked up right where they left off last season.The Bucs rank among the state’s top Class 1A ... »
Xavier’s Jasper has one goal
CEDAR RAPIDS — On the tennis court, Xavier senior Allison Jasper makes no secret of her goals for herself and the team she leads into battle ev ... »
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Kwaza breaks UI record with Drake on the horizon; ISU and UNI ready for Relays

DES MOINES — Lake Kwaza might have taken the same approach to the 100-meter dash, but the history behind her latest performance was anything ... »

Pollard emotional, excited for return, after surviving heart attack
AMES — Jamie Pollard spoke with a strong demeanor as he chronicled his journey. The Iowa State athletic director's enthusiasm permeated the room ... »
Video: Fred Hoiberg’s first steps to recovery
This 12-second video of Fred Hoiberg walking in the Mayo Clinic surfaced on the Internet Monday.Hoiberg tweeted it out Monday with this one-word messa ... »
Friday, April 24, 2015
Meet The Kernels - Hinojosa

Name: Jonatan Hinojosa

Number: 4

Position: Infield

Bats/Throws: Left/Right

Height/Weight: 5-foot-11, 150 pounds

Age: ... »

Friday, April 24, 2015
Only rain can slow down Kernels’ Vavra

CEDAR RAPIDS — Don’t overthink out there. Just see it and hit it.

That’s a good approach at the plate for any baseball p ... »

Today's preps manage time, life balance, with off season club team obligations
Editor's note: Nancy Justis, a former competitive swimmer, is a partner with Justis Creative Communications. By Nancy Justis, correspondent Competit ... »
Position tweak a coup for Carter
CEDAR RAPIDS — It was a subtle change, but one that produced big results for Willie Carter.When the Cedar Rapids Titans traded their all-time l ... »
Video: The Inside Track Race Breakdown, 4/25
Oxford driver Andy Eckrich raced to a 12th-place finish in the IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series for Late Models event on April 17 at Farley Speedway, ... »
At last, Jefferson sprinters strike gold
DES MOINES — Cheetah Girls. Cheetah Sisters.And now, at last, Cheetah Champions.Cedar Rapids Jefferson’s sprinters got their long-awaite ... »
Hunting wild turkey from pickup truck
Not sure whether scouting turkeys from the seat of my pickup makes me smart or lazy.It worked again Thursday for about the ninth time in the past 10 y ... »
Olympic wrestling trials return to Iowa City
The road to the Summer Olympics for the country’s wrestlers will again go through Iowa City.USA Wrestling announced Wednesday via social media ... »
Tritle settles for 2nd in the shot
  DES MOINES — Keegan Tritle had enjoyed the upper hand on Clay Meinders in the shot put. Until Thursday. Meinders turned the tables on Tritl ... »
Sponsor Summit ‘vital’ for financial success of Iowa Speedway
NEWTON — Everyone who’s ever been around auto racing for longer than a day knows sponsorship dollars are the lifeblood of the sport, reg ... »