Linn-Mar

Independence prepares to host two-day wrestling tournament

INDEPENDENCE - Independence has hosted an entertaining and competitive first weekend of the wrestling season.As good as those tournaments have been, t ...

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Iowa City High rallies behind its press at Linn-Mar

MARION - Iowa City High proved some things in its girls' basketball season opener Tuesday. The Little Hawks can come from behind. They can overcome f ...

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2016-17 Prep wrestling: Wrestlers to watch

Nelson Brands, Iowa City West, jr., 152, Class 3A state champion at 138 pounds, going 54-3, two-time Mississippi Valley Conference champion and confer ...

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Boys' swimming 2016-17: Swimmers, teams to watch

Here are a few teams and swimmers to watch for The Gazette area during the 2016-17 season:     Teams Cedar Rapids Washington - The Warriors return ...

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Ryan Murphy commits to Arkansas

MARION - Linn-Mar senior Ryan Murphy said on Twitter Tuesday night that he has committed to run at the University of Arkansas. Murphy has been among ...

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Bob Forsyth stepping down as Linn-Mar football coach

MARION - Bob Forsyth will publicly anounce Friday that he has stepped down as head football coach at Linn-Mar High School. Forsyth came to the school ...

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Ankeny rallies for five-set win to down Linn-Mar

CEDAR RAPIDS - Ankeny had its back against the wall. The Hawkettes came out swinging, specifically from the right side of their front line. Aly Ball ...

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Ties that bind: Teresa Bair and Roxanne Paulsen

MARION - In the fall of 1983, a young coach and an intense little freshman helped lay the first brick on what would later become an Iowa high-school v ...

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Iowa state volleyball tournament: Class 5A team capsules, stat leaders, predictions

CEDAR RAPIDS - Capsules for the Class 5A qualifiers for the state volleyball tournament:    No. 1 Cedar Falls (38-3) Nickname: Tigers Coach: Matt ...

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Linn-Mar’s Kelsey Drake collects another 100 butterfly state title

MARSHALLTOWN - In her final high school swimming meet, Kelsey Drake set out to change it up and have fun.With it came a third state title.Drake won th ...

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Linn-Mar's Kelsey Drake, Kennedy's Jessica Williams swimmers of the year in MVC

Here is the all-conference first team, second team and area honorable mention list for Mississippi Valley Conference girls' swimming: MISSISSIPPI DIV ...

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Linn-Mar's Kelsey Drake lowers her state record in 100 fly

MARION - Kelsey Drake never wavered. After missing her junior swimming season to train for the Olympic Trials, she fully intended to return to high-s ...

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Cedar Rapids Washington races to a 4A district title

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Washington Warriors planned to run as a pack. "We wanted to run together," Sam McDermott said. "But we didn't think we'd all finis ...

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Cedar Rapids Kennedy unseats Cedar Falls for MVC girls' swimming title

IOWA CITY - Last year, Cedar Rapids Kennedy came up just short in its bid to unseat Cedar Falls for Mississippi Valley Conference girls' swimming supr ...

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Linn-Mar volleyball rules the MVC

CEDAR RAPIDS - Divisional champions. Conference champions. Yeah, it's been a memorable week for the Linn-Mar volleyball program. For the second time ...

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