Softball

Swinging for turnaround

IOWA CITY — You may be surprised to learn winning more games is not the only goal for the Iowa softball team.

Recruiting more I ... »

Advisory committee proposes mandatory facemasks

The softball advisory committee for the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union is recommending that the state consider mandating facemasks fo ... »

Drahozal picks Upper Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS — Xavier High School all-state pitcher Erin Drahozal has committed to play softball at Upper Iowa University.

Drah ... »

Starting early a key to success

From eighth-grade varsity players to sophomore all-staters. That’s been the path for Alburnett catcher Maddison Volesky and shortstop ... »

Lowary, DCG deny Solon

FORT DODGE — No what-ifs. No should-haves.

The Solon Spartans simply got beat.

“We got beat, and we got beat bad,& ... »

State softball schedule & scores

2014 STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

At Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge

FRIDAY

Class 1A Third-Place

Ackley AGWSR 9, Mart ... »

Highland settles for 4th

FORT DODGE — Woodbury Central jumped to a 5-0 lead and banged out 13 hits in an 8-3 win over Highland in the Class 2A third-place gam ... »

State softball schedule & scores

2014 STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

At Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge

THURSDAY

Class 1A Semifinals

Lansing Kee 3, Ackl ... »

J-Hawks finally score, earn 7th place in 5A

FORT DODGE — It took 20 innings, but Cedar Rapids Jefferson was able to get on the board.

And that made the J-Hawks winners in ... »

State softball schedule & scores

2014 STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

At Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge

WEDNESDAY

Class 5A Consolation

Semifinal — ... »

Early hit barrage sinks Alburnett

FORT DODGE — That was Alburnett, without the “A.”

“The kids never stopped believing, but we just didn ... »

CPU, Mid-Prairie to play for 5th

FORT DODGE — Center Point-Urbana waited a while for its first hit. But when it came, it was a long one.

Maddie Karr crushed a t ... »

State softball schedule & scores

2014 STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

At Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge

WEDNESDAY

Class 5A Consolation

10 a.m. — ... »

Goode pitcher, Goode hitter

FORT DODGE — The West Delaware Hawks took some grief Monday afternoon at the state softball tournament.

Goode grief.

Tayl ... »

State softball: Capsules

Capsules on the area teams completing at the state softball tournament this week at the Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge.

ALBU ... »