Cedar Rapids Xavier

Xavier’s Winker excited about future

CEDAR RAPIDS — With the leaves falling off trees, temperatures dropping to frigid levels and snow swirling, a transition phase has be ... »

Focus on the fall

CEDAR RAPIDS — Xavier juniors Steven Culpepper and Jenny Dickes represented the Saints at the state cross country meet on Nov. 1 and ... »

What makes a rivalry?

It’s Friday night and the scoreboard resets for the varsity game.

You question why you are even out in such loud, noisy stands. ... »

‘An amazing experience’

CEDAR RAPIDS — With only a few leaves left on the most resilient trees and snow on the ground, it has come to that time of year when ... »

Road to the Dome

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids Xavier football team overcame injury and tough competition to make it back to the UNI-Dome.

But ... »

No. 1 Pella knocks out Saints

CEDAR FALLS – Turns out the Xavier Saints should have been underdogs after all.

There’s a reason Pella has the top-ranked footb ... »

Xavier tries to tackle top-ranked Pella

The idea of Cedar Rapids Xavier as a football underdog seems implausible.

The Saints weren’t expected in that role in their first seas ... »

Area athletes sign on dotted line

Several Gazette-area athletes signed national letters of intent Wednesday, including North-Linn’s Nicole Miller, Independence’ ... »

Xavier’s Torson headed to UNO

CEDAR RAPIDS — For most high school seniors participating in fall sports, the declining temperature signifies the end of an era as th ... »

Battered and bruised Saints advance to Dome

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Xavier will take that 57-minute drive up the aptly named Avenue of the Saints, back to the UNI-Dome again ... »

Fifth-grade teams assist with special moment

MARION — Sports can serve as a teaching tool, presenting intangibles that extend beyond competition.

Many learned an important ... »

Xavier dominates on the ground, rolls to quarterfinals


CEDAR RAPIDS — There's typically no surprise when the Cedar Rapids Xavier offense takes the field.

The offense may be simpl ... »

A season of firsts for Saints

CEDAR RAPIDS — The 2014 football season has been a year full of “firsts” for Coach Duane Schulte and the Cedar Rapids X ... »

Area playoff football capsules

Area capsules for the second round of the high school football playoffs:


Saint turned Warrior

CEDAR RAPIDS — Swimming for another school may be intimidating, but freshman Lauren Havertape has not let it stop her from becoming a ... »

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