Cedar Rapids Washington

Kennedy’s Sutton posts impressive start

Cedar Rapids Kennedy’s Davis Sutton opened Mississippi Valley Conference play in the same manner he closed it last year.

He left his conference colleagues settling for second.

Sutton finished atop the MVC Mississippi Division la [...]

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Lindwall claims medalist honors at Blue top Ridge

RIVERSIDE — The round was not the typical performance from Frank Lindwall.

The Cedar Rapids Washington sophomore will accept the outcome.

Lindwall overcame an ability to reach greens in regulation by thriving around and on them. [...]

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2014 Prep Golfers To Watch

Conner Koberg, sr., C.R. Kennedy, Finished fifth at 2013 Class 4A state meet, Iowa High School Golf Coaches Association first-team all-state selection. first-team all-conference and first-team all-Metro, 73.09 18-hole average

Davis Sutton, s [...]

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2014 Prep Golf Teams To Watch

CEDAR RAPIDS KENNEDY — The Cougars are loaded again, coming off two straight state runner-up finishes to go with district and conference title streaks. Kennedy has all six golfers from last year’s state tournament back, looking for t [...]

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Jefferson has handled season’s curveballs

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Jefferson has seen its share of curveballs this season.

The J-Hawks haven’t stopped swinging away at them, posting a strong regular season.

With injuries, weather damaging its baseball diamond [...]

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Troendle leads Washington to sweep of Prairie

CEDAR RAPIDS — It hasn’t been an easy senior baseball season for Matt Troendle.

Troendle, trying to bounce back from a dislocated shoulder, helped Cedar Rapids Washington to a sweep of Cedar Rapids Prairie Wednesday night, 4-3 [...]

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The Gazette Athletes of the Year

Photos by Adam Wesley, video features by Jim Slosiarek

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Linn-Mar bats light up Washington

MARION — Linn-Mar Coach Chad Lechner didn’t hand out any pats on the back or kicks to the behind.

After a disappointing loss to Cedar Rapids Washington, he emphasized the positive, highlighting what the Lions had done well. His [...]

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Good week for Washington baseball

Cedar Rapids Washington has had a good week.

The Warriors have discovered their winning ways, opening the week with three straight wins over ranked teams.

Washington swept Class 3A sixth-ranked Dubuque Wahlert on Monday and captured th [...]

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Pitching powers Kennedy to rout of Washington

CEDAR RAPIDS — Through five innings, Cedar Rapids Kennedy pitcher Sawyer Neuhaus allowed only one hit.

At game’s end, the Cougars (12-2) had allowed only three hits during an 8-0 rout of Cedar Rapids Washington. Coach Bret Hoye [...]

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Prairie softball smashes Washington win streak

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Washington’s eight-game softball winning streak turned into consecutive losses last night in a doubleheader at Cedar Rapids Prairie, 4-3 and 9-0 in five innings.

The Hawks wasted no time in getting o [...]

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Washington girls rule 2A team tennis

AMES — It took a freshman to turn the tide, but a pair of veterans brought it home. And now Cedar Rapids Washington can call itself girls’ tennis state champions for the first time since 1987.

“There’s not a lot o [...]

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Jefferson baseball sweeps Washington

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Jefferson swept Cedar Rapids Washington in a two-game baseball series played Thursday and Friday.

The J-Hawks mercy-ruled the Warriors, 14-4 in five innings Thursday, then took down Washington with ease Fri [...]

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I.C. West finally beats Lenzen and Washington in double overtime

DES MOINES — Cedar Rapids Washington goalkeeper Gunnar Lenzen was the troll under the bridge who scared off anyone approaching his lair. He and his back-row mates held defending champion Iowa City West without a goal, even though the Trojan [...]

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Dramatic win in PKs for Washington

DES MOINES — Gunnar Lenzen raised his arms and his teammates rushed across the field to mob him. That said it all.

“Live to fight another day,” the Cedar Rapids Washington goalkeeper said after the Warriors’ 2-1 w [...]

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