B1G ADs seek more balance in future football schedules

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Big Ten football schedules are set through 2019, and officials had plans to extend them into the next decade.


No regrets in Trials attempt

Editor’s note: Erin Moeller, 37, of Mount Vernon is a lifelong runner who qualified for the last two Olympic Marathon Trials. A native of Ry ... »

Taylor keys Decorah’s Saturday surge

DES MOINES — Amanda Taylor will stay in Decorah for college. She’ll compete for Luther College as a distance runner in track a ... »

Cascade’s Rea has breakout season temporarily set back by injury

CEDAR RAPIDS – He’s having a breakthrough season in the minor leagues, but one that’s taking a temporary detour.

Cascade ... »

Rima races to a 2nd gold

DES MOINES — Jalen Rima reports to baseball Monday, in time for the Metro tournament.

He’ll do so with plenty of stories ... »

Center Point-Urbana 3A title sealed on final event

DES MOINES — Center Point-Urbana’s JoJo Frost stood on the infield at Drake Stadium, with his jersey clenched tightly in his t ... »

Kernels finally lose to Beloit

BELOIT, Wis. — The streak is over.

Shawn Dunkierk had a run-scoring single with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the B ... »

Linn-Mar’s 90 not quite enough

DES MOINES — Expecting a woe-is-us sob story from the Linn-Mar Lions after their quest for Metro history came up short? Sorry to disa ... »

Staebler, Heitman lead Clayton Ridge to title

DES MOINES — About a half-mile Acre Street asphalt in Guttenberg separates Jasmine Staebler from Hope Heitman.

“Itȁ ... »

Tipton’s Lenz runs to second title of the weekend

DES MOINES — Eric Lenz ran straight to the front of the pack, without a thought of a state meet record entering his head, until the f ... »

Lisbon wins Class 1A team title on third-place 4x400 finish

DES MOINES — A one-two punch was exactly what Lisbon needed to lift the Lions to where they’ve never been before.

T.J. K ... »

Lynx just short of a repeat

DES MOINES — No, the North-Linn Lynx did not repeat. But it’s not as if they backtracked.

The Lynx scored more points th ... »

Prairie Hawks move up and on to state

CEDAR RAPIDS – If the Cedar Rapids Prairie girls’ tennis team were to earn their first team state tournament berth in Coach Sc ... »

Taylor answers; Decorah prevails

DES MOINES — Amanda Taylor gave up the lead, and questions raced across her mind concerning her response.

“I thought, &# ... »

Monticello runs, watches, wins distance medley


DES MOINES — The anchors ran by, the seconds ticked away, and the Monticello Panthers waited to see how that intersection would tur ... »