Community Corner by JR Ogden

Uphill, downhill lies

Editor’s note: Steve Charters is in his 13th year as a pro at Twin Pines Golf Course. Born and raised in Cedar Rap ... »

Saints ready to swing

CEDAR RAPIDS — The sweet smell of freshly cut grass mixed with the crack of a bat indicates one of the most loved times of the year f ... »

North Cedar’s recipe for track

STANWOOD — Hard practices, Kettelson’s A Skip and B Skip rules and Grandma Gute’s cookies make a great recipe for the N ... »

Keeping running - and life - in perspective

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 ... »

I.C.’s Connell wins Western Championship title

SPOKANE, Wash. — Aaliyah O’Connell of Iowa Gym-Nest won the all-around competition at the 2015 Level 9 Western Championships last wee ... »

Xavier’s track leaders

CEDAR RAPIDS — Leaders can talk or show.

Xavier senior track and field captains Evan Gradoville and Kayla Torson lead their res ... »

Xavier’s Olberding eyes state

By Grant Gibney, Xavier junior

As the girls’ golf season continues, Cedar Rapids Xavier has continued its strong play with impr ... »

Accuracy counts in (horseshoe) pitching

Editor’s note: Cedar Rapids Prairie junior Mike Gunn is wrapping up a 45-hour internship through Kirkwood’s Workplace Learning Connec ... »

Leave a running legacy

Editor’s note: Daren Schumaker of Cedar Rapids and Dennis Lee of Walford are attempting to run across Iowa’s 99 counties to raise mon ... »

Focus on ‘being’ not ‘doing’

Editor’s note: Adam Rees is Founder of GRIT GYM, a gym based on results, creating a culture and lifestyle of performance, strength, health a ... »

Xavier tennis searching for identity

CEDAR RAPIDS — Spring sports have officially reached midseason.

This is a crucial point when teams take stock on how their seas ... »

Stay strong with Iowa Senior Games

Editor’s note: Mike Gunn, a junior at Cedar Rapids Prairie, is working a 45-hour internship with The Gazette through Kirkwood’s Workp ... »

Podcast: Talking curling with the Cedar Rapids Curling Club

One of our sports interns Mike Gunn, a junior at Cedar Rapids Prairie, delves into the world of competitive curling by talking with Phil Engen, membership director for the Cedar Rapids Curling Club.

Breaking down City High’s soccer team

IOWA CITY — Check out the position profiles for the top-ranked City High boys’ soccer team.


Standin ... »

Xavier’s Jasper always in season


CEDAR RAPIDS — Xavier sophomore Ryan Jasper does not have an off season.

Jasper is involved in three sports during the scho ... »