Lessons learned in playoff loss for CR Jefferson


BETTENDORF – All Cedar Rapids Jefferson wanted this season was a chance.

A chance to compete, to show Eastern Iowa it was n ... »

Toughness defines Northwestern’s Jackson


IOWA CITY — Justin Jackson's moderate size belies the power he displays when he runs between the tackles.

Northwestern's 5- ... »

Complete Coverage: Friday Night Lights, playoff edition

The prep football playoffs are underway, and we have complete coverage of first-round action around the area. Head to »

Hlastradamus: Hawkeyes will scratch the ‘Cats

The headline on Hlastradamus’ message to you people last week was »

Illinois sophomore commits to Iowa

Another highly-touted Illinois prep has decided to continue his wrestling career at the University of Iowa.

Nationally-ranked sophomore Jason ... »

United States Hockey League Power Rankings

These are the second rankings, as released through USA Hockey Magazine. The Gazette’s Jeff Johnson is one of the voters.

The »

2nd-round playoff pairings


(All games, 7 p.m.)


Ames (6-3) at West Des Moines Dowling (9-1)

Winning one for Abby

MARION — This one was for Abby. So is the next one.

If there are any after that, they’ll be for Abby Phillips, too.

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2-Minute Drill: Northwestern Wildcats

(Photo credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports)

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3 and Out: Assessing wide receiver

1. One more spin with Willies — There are two perfectly rational sides to redshirt Derrick Willie ... »

Cook carves up Alburnett

IOWA CITY — Drew Cook’s 36-yard heave to the end zone with no time left in the first half appeared like it might be intercepte ... »

A teacher of young men

CEDAR RAPIDS – The last guy who wants to talk about Mark Carlson is Mark Carlson.

The Cedar Rapids Roug ... »

Washington crushes Clinton

CEDAR RAPIDS — There was no suspense, no edge of the seat drama Wednesday night at Kingston Stadium.

There was just a whole lot ... »

Playing forward ‘a transition’ but fits Olaseni

IOWA CITY — Center Gabe Olaseni has increased his playing time by nearly six minutes in each of his first three seasons at Iowa. For ... »

Expectations and opportunities await Iowa women

IOWA CITY — They’re out there.

High expectations. And big possibilities.

“Probably the most preseason hype ... »

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