MARION - Even through the disappointment of defeat, there is no denying the significant progress made by the Marion Indians.
After a winless 2015 season and 18-straight defeats, Marion leapt into the Class 3A playoff picture with five wins ... »
MOUNT VERNON - Cornell needed a victory, and the Rams really needed this one.
So much that Vince Brautigam switched from head coach to cheerleader, shedding his headset during the Rams' final defensive stand, turning to the home crowd and urging ... »
WATERLOO - Cedar Rapids Washington went from possibly going home to a home playoff date.
The Warriors knew exactly what was at stake and extended its prep football season.
Fourth-ranked Cedar Rapids Washington defeated No. 6 Waterloo Wes ... »
IOWA CITY - They wanted an alternative, so they decided to merge the best of both worlds.
Members of the Iowa City Regina football community assessed the possibilities of balancing the feel of middle-school tackle football with the reduced risk ... »
MANCHESTER - The first word from West Delaware Coach Doug Winkowitsch matched the reaction of just about everybody else that was at Brown Field.
He simply took a breath and said, #x201c;Wow.#x201d; It was a fair response after what he just witness ... »
MARION - The resurrection of Marion's football program has occurred faster than many expected.
Even though he was optimistic, first-year Indians head coach Tim Lovell couldn't have expected such an immediate turnaround.
As Marion prepare ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS - Dylan Stepleton went from helpless to helpful.
Coe's senior defensive back spent the first half watching from the sideline after being penalized for targeting on his first tackle. When his ejection was reversed after a halftime re ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Prairie Coach Mark Bliss has methods to determine the size and strength of his players.
The one advantage his Hawks have over opponents can't be measured by height, weight and bench presses. So throw out the #x201c;eye- ... »
Q: What high-level area teams are in danger of missing the playoffs?
JL: There are several instances in which three teams are fighting for two spots in their districts. The most notable is in 2A District 4, wh ... »