Wempen commits to wrestle for Hawkeyes

Matt Wempen admired the University of Iowa wrestlers he watched as a youth.

Now, he is one of them.

Wempen announced Friday that ... »

City High’s Overton claims CRANDIC title

CEDAR RAPIDS — Iowa City High’s Sarah Overton has focused her sights on postseason goals.

She dedicated herself in the o ... »

Murphy will run at Iowa

MARION — Daniel Murphy, who led Linn-Mar to a state cross country championship last fall, has committed to run at the University of I ... »

Defense wins it for Linn-Mar

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Linn-Mar girls combined a stifling defense with just enough offense to defeat Cedar Rapids Xavier, 2-0, in a high school ... »

Strong tennis from Trojans and Women of Troy

IOWA CITY – The boys are proud three-time defending state champions with a host of new faces.

The girls are replete with experi ... »

Prep girls soccer: Linn-Mar Lions looking for redemption after last year’s heartbreaker

MARION — Last season everything went swimmingly for the Linn-Mar girls’ soccer team until a Carly Langhurst run scored a goal with th ... »

2015 Spring Golfers and teams to Watch


Clayton Larsen, West Delaware, Jr. — Class 3A state runner-up and 3A Player of the Year, district ... »

Washington tennis aims high again

CEDAR RAPIDS — Just two weeks before the start of girls’ tennis practice, defending state champion Cedar Rapids Washington was ... »

Prep tennis: Teams, players to watch

GIRLS Players to watch

l Ellie Anderson, soph., Linn-Mar — 2014 Class 2A state singles qualifier.

l Vale Caro, soph., C.R. Pra ... »

Poms vs. cheer

MARION — Many people see the poms team and think they are looking at the cheerleaders.

Then they see the cheerleaders and wonde ... »

Akers tunes up with win in 60-meter dash

CEDAR FALLS — Landen Akers competed just once in the Mississippi Valley Conference boys’ indoor track and field meet Monday at ... »

2014-15 All-MVC wrestling teams

Cedar Rapids Prairie has seven first-team All-Mississippi Valley Conference Mississippi Division and Iowa City West had five first-team selections ... »

2014-15 All-Metro wrestling teams

The Cedar Rapids/Marion Metro are wrestlers and their programs had a strong 2014-15 season. The all-Metro selections were released at the en ... »

Linn-Mar hammers Washington, 62-28

MARION — They didn’t want it to end.

Saturday’s practice. The season in general.

The eighth-ranked Linn-Mar ... »

3A State Wrestling: Prairie makes it through quarters with chance for team trophy

DES MOINES — Cedar Rapids Prairie pushed three into the semifinals and remains in contention for a team trophy.

The Hawks received wi ... »