Diamonds and Ice by Jeff Johnson
CEDAR RAPIDS – You’ve got left tackle Lathan Bass, wide receivers Nick Lenstra and Elijah Phillips, quarterback Josh Rekers and linebacker Gaetano Tarantino. That’s it.
You want to know Coe College’s returning foo [...]continue »
CEDAR RAPIDS — This is one of the reasons it’s called the grand old game.
You can go to the ballpark a million times and still know you haven’t seen it all and never will. Case in point was Sunday afternoon’s 5-4 [...]continue »
CEDAR RAPIDS – One new coach, one new coach who actually is an old coach.
Monday is the official start of practice for prep football teams around the state, and it’s a special day for Brian White and Kal Goodchild. That’ [...]continue »
CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders have traded veteran forward Nick Master to the Tri-City Storm for a conditional 2015 draft pick, RoughRiders Coach/General Manager Mark Carlson said Saturday.
Master, 19, was the Riders [...]continue »
CEDAR RAPIDS — The Gazette’s Jeff Johnson sat down with Minnesota Twins Director of Player Development Brad Steil for a quick conversation Friday afternoon about the 2014 Cedar Rapids Kernels, some of their better prospects and the e [...]continue »
CEDAR RAPIDS — Bunt? Not Bryan Haar, not in that situation.
“No, I wasn’t going to bunt,” the Cedar Rapids Kernels third baseman said with a smile after his walk-off double gave his team a 4-3, 11-inning win over [...]continue »