North Linn

Dyersville Beckman’s Luke Hageman motivated to reach state podium

DYERSVILLE - Dyersville Beckman's Luke Hageman reached the state tournament last season. The experience was not what he had imagined. He had to buy t ...

»
Gazette boys’ basketball poll: A pair of new No. 1s

CEDAR RAPIDS - North Linn and Pella Christian have stepped to the head of their classes. They're the new Class 1A and 2A No. 1s in the latest Gazette ...

»
How they’re doing: Catching up with former Eastern Iowa preps

Iowa colleges - Central's Josie Youel of Traer (North Tama) earned all-Iowa Conference academic honors in volleyball along with Coe's Victoria Hartman ...

»
Even at slower tempo, North Linn able to roll past Monticello, 60-38

TROY MILLS - If you're not playing fast, you're last. Apologies to Ricky Bobby there, because that's not exactly his quote from the comedy movie "Tal ...

»
Goodness, Grace-ious: North Linn snaps Springville's streak

TROY MILLS - Tuesday night, Grace Flanagan sprained her right ankle. Wednesday and Thursday, she was extremely limited at practice. "She jogged on th ...

»
Secret’s out: North Linn has top-shelf youth

There aren't many secrets in a small town, or a small school. So Brian Wheatley has known for quite some time that there was young talent brewing in ...

»
Recapping North Cedar’s wrestling road trip

IOWA CITY - Last Thursday, the North Cedar wrestling traveled to Iowa City to take on North Linn, Cascade and host Regina.The Knights lost all three d ...

»
North Linn pulls away from Cascade, 46-34

TROY MILLS - After a series of blowouts, North Linn needed a serious test. "We hadn't faced much adversity yet," Lynx Coach Brian Wheatley said. "Som ...

»
Chase McLaughlin takes care of business for Lisbon

LISBON - Chase McLaughlin has some business to tend to for his senior season. Lisbon's returning state runner-up would possess the same attitude, if ...

»
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 ...

»
Schott family has been very good to North Linn athletics

Editor's note: Although I am not a football player or a wrestler, I am a Schott, I am a football cheerleader, wrestling manager and a cousin to JD, Br ...

»
Prep football rewind: Area teams put down the pads, pick up the shovels

North Linn's football game was cancelled Friday night, but the Lynx weren't exactly idle. About 20 players were among about 55 North Linn students th ...

»
North Linn's Kyler Schott comes up big for Lynx

TROY MILLS - Football seemed to be a natural fit for Kyler Schott. The North Linn senior watched older brothers, Jordan and Brendan, play for the Lyn ...

»
Spencer Van Scoyoc named captain of INA Class 4A all-state baseball team

DES MOINES - Cedar Rapids Jefferson's Spencer Van Scoyoc faced some challenges his senior baseball season. After being drafted by the Toronto Blue Ja ...

»
Highland wins 14th game in a row, upending North Linn for trip to state baseball

WILTON - Highland upset No. 6 North Linn, 3-2, in the Class 1A Substate 5 championship Wednesday to advance to the state tournament. The winning run c ...

»