Editor's note: A.J. Richards of Iowa City grew up in Newton and dreamed of being the Chicago Cubs' third baseman. Her early dreams of a baseball career (player, coach, umpire, or broadcaster) were met with "baseball isn't for girls." She works for a ... »
IOWA CITY - Tom Brands was feeling pretty good Friday night, as good as the Iowa wrestling coach can feel after a dominating dual meet victory.
"A lot of good things going on right now," he said with the glimpse of a smile.
He had good r ... »
MOUNT VERNON - Andrew Holladay was just trying to do his part, do what every wrestler tries to do when he steps on the mat.
"I was just trying my hardest, doing what I can," said the Coe College sophomore from Marion. "Just helping the team out. ... »
TINLEY PARK, Ill. - Zoey DeCapria of Kids First Gymnastics won four titles at the United Gymnastics Academy meet.
DeCapria won the balance beam, floor exercise, vault and all around in Level 4.
Teammate Jessa Day won three events (vault. flo ... »
Editor's note: Steve Charters is in his 14th year as a pro at Twin Pines Golf Course. Born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Charters competed at Central College in Pella and has been a pro for 21 years in Dubuque and Cedar Rapids.
Winter is ... »
ANAMOSA - To become great, you must go through adversity.
That is exactly what the 2015-16 Anamosa boys' basketball team gone through, and now is thriving.
In a scrimmage against Dubuque Hempstead a week before the season, Senior supe ... »
Iowa colleges - Kyle Gritsch of Brooklyn (BGM) earned the Lankelma-Manning Award the outstanding underclassman on the Central football team, Nathan Fitzgerald of Elkader (Central) earned the Kirk Wagner Award as outstanding members of the offensive scou ... »
IOWA CITY - The City High boys' basketball team improved to 9-5 overall, 6-3 in the Mississippi Valley Conference Valley Division with a 74-59 win over Waterloo West on Tuesday.
The Little Hawks are at Cedar Rapids Prairie tonight.
Cl ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS - Nine sophomores, four freshmen, one team.
This is the first year the 13 girls have played on the same team. In preparation for the season, they participated in a summer league and continued workouts together into the fall.»