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 ... »

Jefferson’s Baker cooks up big win

DES MOINES — Cedar Rapids Jefferson's Brenden Baker shared a photo on Instagram recently.

The picture showed him crumpled on the mat ... »

Bigger was better for Prairie’s Mehmen and Pasker

CEDAR RAPIDS — A year made a big difference for Taylor Mehmen, while teammate Tyler Pasker’s season took a turn in one week. ... »

West sets relay records in state repeat

MARSHALLTOWN — Iowa City West returned to the boys’ swimming state championships as the prohibitive favorite to repeat as sta ... »

West’s McGlaughlin ready to defend

MARSHALLTOWN — Iowa City West sprinter Mark McGlaughlin is making it look awfully easy.

Maybe it’s the undefeated season ... »

One mold doesn’t fit all Jefferson wrestlers

CEDAR RAPIDS — One mold doesn’t fit all in the Cedar Rapids Jefferson wrestling room.

The J-Hawks have found a way to me ... »

Ollinger starting, Linn-Mar winning

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Linn-Mar Lions have been a different team since inserting Amanda Ollinger into the starting lineup.

Following her t ... »

Warriors overcome hurdles for No. 52

MARION — More than most seasons, many expected this to be the end of Cedar Rapids Washington’s district dominance.

After ... »

Growing pains

CEDAR RAPIDS — Reality is starting to set in for Nick Shanklin.

By the end of this month, the Linn-Mar senior’s hockey c ... »

Streak keepers

MARION — Cedar Rapids Washington senior Jared Thorson remembers with reverence his freshman introduction to the Warriors’ endu ... »