Monday, June 29, 2015
Former Hawkeye qualifies for track and field world championships

EUGENE, Ore. – Former University of Iowa track star Erik Sowinski will represent the U.S. at the IIAF World Championships in August.

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Iowa recruiting solidly back in Illinois
The live video stream from Crystal Lake (Ill.) Central High School cut in and out Monday morning. So in one instant, defensive end prospect Romeo McKn ... »
Hawkeyes travel to familiar Ohio ground for No. 20
Iowa recruiting hit No. 20 on Monday, when Ohio safety Lance Billings announced on his Twitter account that he committed to the Hawkeyes.Billings (5-1 ... »
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Steel Shooters of Traer search for national title

Three North Tama students have their sights set on bringing home a national title this summer.

Megan Carty, Tanner Calderwood and Clayton S ... »

Unbeaten Van Buren hands Lisbon first loss
Austin Bartholomew's walkoff RBI single gave Class 1A No. 2 Van Buren a 3-2, 10-inning win over No. 3 Lisbon in a battle of the last two undefeated pr ... »
Battle of prep baseball unbeatens could take place Tuesday
Lisbon and Van Buren, both in Class 1A, are the final two undefeated prep baseball teams in the state this season.At least one will go down Tuesday in ... »
Monday, June 29, 2015
Former Cyclone Vroman dies at age 34

Former Iowa State basketball player Jackson Vroman died Monday at age 34.

Multiple reports conflicted on the cause of death.

A release ... »

Iowa State’s Cooke makes return to court in Y Cap City League
WEST DES MOINES — Hallice Cooke stood near the basket awaiting the impending contact. His former teammate Daniel Edozie — nearly five inc ... »
In-state forward is Prohm’s first ISU commitment
AMES — Steve Prohm wasted little time hitting the recruiting trail when he arrived at Iowa State two weeks ago.For that, the new Cyclones coach ... »
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Kernels knock off Wisconsin

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. — The Cedar Rapids Kernels got strong starting pitching from Sam Gibbons and went on to top the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, ... »

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Hometown boy Westphal does well in Kernels’ victory

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. — Luke Westphal threw five innings and got the victory as the Cedar Rapids Kernels edged Wis ... »

Hlas Podcast: KCRG's Beth Malicki talks Zach Johnson Foundation Classic
This week's guest on the Mike Hlas Podcast is KCRG-TV9 anchor and Zach Johnson Foundation board member Beth Malicki Beth talks about the foundation, ... »
Kennedy, Linn-Mar battle to a draw
MARION — A coach ejected. A 2-hour-plus opener, in regulation, even. A lightning-shortened nightcap.Just another wild, wacky night of Metro sof ... »
Linn-Mar throws the leather, sweeps Jefferson
MARION – At one point in the second game, Linn-Mar third baseman Taylor Yoke dove to his left in an attempt to snare a line drive.The ball popp ... »
Michigan corner is No. 19 for the Hawkeyes
Iowa’s summer camps have turned out well for a handful of players this summer, with “well” meaning they’ve walked away wit ... »
Wisconsin’s Ryan to coach one more year then retire
IOWA CITY — Wisconsin men’s basketball coach Bo Ryan announced Monday he will lead the Badgers for just one more season then retire as c ... »
From financial standpoint, Hayden Fry was born too soon
MESQUITE, Nev. — Hayden Fry said he never worried about how much money he was making while he was a college football coach, but he clearly has ... »
Slow-pitch evolves in C.R.
Editor’s note: Bill Johnson is a Cedar Rapids historian who spent 30 years working for the U.S. Navy. This is the fourth of a five-part series ... »
Hingtgen holds on to claim C.R. Senior Am title
CEDAR RAPIDS — On a day that featured a long rain delay and conditions tough for a golfer of any skill level, Todd Hingtgen persevered to win t ... »