Solon, Alburnett open at No. 1

Solon and Alburnett are the top-ranked teams in their respective classes in the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union’s first softbal ... »

Staying indoors

CEDAR RAPIDS — Mark Stoute was born and raised on the Caribbean island of Barbados with no knowledge of American football.

A tr ... »

B1G notes: Satellite camps, title locations, money

A few holdovers from last week’s Big Ten meetings in Chicago ...

Discussion over whether football programs should partic ... »

Lions claim battle of Marion

MARION — The rain held off long enough to get the game in. It was a steady shower of singles by the Linn-Mar Lions that swamped the M ... »

A Steele-y performance lifts Kernels

CEDAR RAPIDS – When a manager goes out to the mound during a game, it’s usually to yank his pitcher.

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Same as it ever was for Paulson, McCann

CEDAR RAPIDS – Linn-Mar seniors Tim Paulson and Trevor McCann have come a long way since those 10-and-under doubles tournaments.

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How they’re doing

l Iowa colleges — Ally Disterhoft of Iowa City (West) earned all-Big Ten academic honors as a member of the Iowa women’s basketball t ... »

Iowa records first NCAA baseball tournament win in 43 years

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — University of Iowa junior Tyler Peyton gave the Hawkeyes exactly what they needed against the University of Oregon ... »

Hlas column: Whatever Hoiberg decides, it will be right

It may not make for great commentary to see both sides of an issue, but I see why Fred Hoiberg should and shouldn’t consider taking the Chic ... »

At Farley Speedway, ‘If it don’t rain, we race’


FARLEY — The worst-case scenario for a racetrack — maybe even worse than not getting to race at all — is a weather situ ... »

Cedar Rapids Washington boys soccer moves on after pair of impressive goals

CEDAR RAPIDS — Two Internet-viral worthy goals, one in each half, sent Washington to the substate final after a 2-1 victory over Marshalltow ... »

UNI set to host North Carolina on Nov. 21

CEDAR FALLS — A matchup that was hinted at during the non-conference portion of last year’s men’s basketball season is ... »

Iowa baseball’s postseason return ‘part of the plan’

IOWA CITY — Iowa baseball’s second-place Big Ten finish this year was the school’s best since 1990.

Its 19-5 lea ... »

Bulls fire Thibodeau; Hoiberg next in line?

The Chicago Bulls fired coach Tom Thibodeau this morning, leading to speculation that the NBA franchise could hire Iowa State’s Fred ... »

Former Hawkeye transfers to Arizona

IOWA CITY — Former Iowa fullback/linebacker John Kenny will transfer to Arizona to continue his football career, he announced on Twitter.