Cedar Rapids Xavier

Happy Homecoming for Huskies

The result was good and the timing was perfect.

The Oelwein football provided another reason to celebrate the school’s Homecoming.

The Huskies snapped a 24-game losing streak with a 42-21 victory over Waterloo Columbus on Friday [...]

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Xavier steamrolls Maquoketa, 49-6

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Xavier's cheerleaders sprint down the track in front of the home fans after every touchdown.

They received a workout. They might have been as tired as some of the football players and the chain gang by the [...]

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Xavier swimmers make splash elsewhere

CEDAR RAPIDS — As the girls’ swimming and diving season kicks off, Xavier swimmers will travel to Kennedy and Washington high schools for practice and meets.

This year there are seven Kennedy swimmers and six Washington [...]

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GAZETTE’S FALL FAB FIVE TEAMS

The new weekly feature ranks the top five C.R. and Marion Metro sports program regardless of sport and class.

1. C.R. WASHINGTON FOOTBALL — The Warriors (4-0) have been impressive so far this [...]

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Saints thinking big

CEDAR RAPIDS — The beginning of every cross country season is filled with the hopes of achieving a personal record, winning a meet as a team and going to the state championship at the end of the season.

The Xavier boys’ [...]

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An Even pace

CEDAR RAPIDS — For most high schoolers, summer is a time to relax and have fun with friends and family.

Xavier senior golfer Jordan Even was able to enjoy all these simple pleasures in addition to a win at the Pribyl Rotary jun [...]

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Week 4 Roundup: Xavier rolls over DeWitt Central

You might say Cedar Rapids Xavier gave its fans many happy returns in its first high school football meeting with DeWitt C [...]

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New game for Saints

CEDAR RAPIDS — Although teams still are using brown footballs and playing on green grass and turf this fall, high school football has a different look to it.

The entire state of Iowa has moved to district football.

In add [...]

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Bailey has high hopes for Saints

CEDAR RAPIDS — Xavier’s volleyball team has had plenty of success the last couple of years, compiling seasons with 26 and 28 wins.

Heading into the a season, expectations are as high as ever with first-year head coach Ka [...]

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New rule lift limitations on prep golf coaches

Imagine a football coach limited to talking to players in between series, or a softball coach unable to talk to players from the time they reach base until they return to the dugout.

Prep golf coaches used to face similar restrictions, being [...]

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Xavier’s Martin made putting routine

CEDAR RAPIDS — Sam Martin owns a detail-oriented and specific approach when he prepares to putt.

Once on the green, the Cedar Rapids Xavier sophomore surveys the putting surface from all angles. He takes his time and occasionally glan [...]

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Xavier’s district debut is a dandy

 

CEDAR RAPIDS — So you thought Cedar Rapids Xavier would drop down a class and overmatch its new competition?

The opening piece of evidence supports your argument.

Dylan Eller got the Saints going with an interceptio [...]

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Xavier finally gets a home game

CEDAR RAPIDS – It's an honest to goodness, actual home football game for the Cedar Rapids Xavier Saints. Imagine that.

“I won't know how to react,” said Xavier Coach Duane Schulte.

Xavier's first two games this se [...]

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Kennedy captures CRANDIC team title

IOWA CITY — Golf is supposed to be an individual sport, but you might not hear that from Cedar Rapids Kennedy.

The current crop of Cougars have woven individual performance with the team aspect, creating a winning formula.

Kenne [...]

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Xavier busts loose in second half

DAVENPORT — Cedar Rapids Xavier controlled the clock, dominated statistically and held Davenport Assumption without a first down in the opening half. It had only a three-point lead to show for it.

“We had opportunities, but we [...]

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