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 ... »
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Softball area Super Ten, and standings

Area softball Super Ten, through games played Tuesday, June 30:

1. BENTON COMMUNITY (35-1) — Interesting e-mail from a f ... »

Xavier quickly gets back on track with sweep of C.R. Washington
CEDAR RAPIDS – Cedar Rapids Xavier's softball team crashed back down to Earth on Monday. It didn't take long for the Saints to get back to their ... »
Balanced production powers Kennedy to sweep
CEDAR RAPIDS — Batting practice is important, but it doesn't replace game-time repetitions. The more trips to the plate and pitches Cedar Rapid ... »
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 ... »
Jack Trice Stadium constructon on schedule for August completion
Almost 11 months have passed since Iowa State broke ground on the south end zone renovations at Jack Trice Stadium, never straying too far from target ... »
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Fifth Season Races bring runners, family together for annual race

CEDAR RAPIDS — Brooke Kish and Gina Valgoi are sure to be at the front of the Health Solutions 8K on Saturday as part of the 30th Fifth Seaso ... »

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, ... »

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 Wisconsin, 3-2, Tuesay afternnoon at ... »
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 Sienknecht ... »
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 ... »
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, ... »
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 ... »
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 ... »