Cedar Rapids Jefferson

Catching up with former area prep athletes

Iowa colleges - Senior H-back Kyle Gritsch of Brooklyn (BGM) earned NCAA III All-American academic honors from the College Sports Information Director ...

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Meet the 2017 all-area volleyball team, highlighted by Megan Renner and Jefferson's Norton duo

Some aspects of volleyball are teachable, coachable. Others, you're just born with. "The court sense and the savvy that Megan (Renner) has, you can' ...

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3-pointer by Jack Wetzel gives Cedar Rapids Kennedy boys’ basketball an overtime win at Jefferson

CEDAR RAPIDS - Jack Wetzel looked perfectly at ease in a high-pressure situation. Faced with a late-game deficit, the Cedar Rapids Kennedy sophomore ...

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Catching up with former Gazette-area preps

Iowa colleges - Drew Cook of Iowa City (Regina), Parker Hesse of Waukon, Jake Hulett of Springville, Josey Jewell of Decorah, John Milani of Iowa City ...

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Cedar Rapids Kennedy girls' basketball turns up the defense in 48-27 rout of Jefferson

CEDAR RAPIDS - Through the first two weeks of the girls' basketball season, Cedar Rapids Kennedy has already seen some of the best the state has to of ...

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Cedar Rapids Jefferson hires Gordy Nordgren, Terry Schneekloth as co-head baseball coaches

CEDAR RAPIDS - Back in 2005, a Cedar Rapids Prairie baseball team with a losing record earned a trip to the state tournament by stunning No. 1 Cedar R ...

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Cedar Rapids Kennedy's Cade Parker ready to tackle wrestling competition

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Kennedy's Cade Parker had a breakout football season this fall. The sophomore linebacker ranked among the state's top tac ...

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Third-ranked Iowa City West girls’ basketball doubles up Cedar Rapids Jefferson, 70-35

CEDAR RAPIDS - Iowa City West girls' basketball coach BJ Mayer has a plan for senior guard Rachael Saunders' return to action.Judging by the collectio ...

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West Delaware bowlers ready for more success

MANCHESTER - On the surface, his new job as West Delaware's boys' bowling coach appears to be an easy one for Bob Morris. After serving as the progra ...

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Class 5A state volleyball preview: Team capsules, stat leaders and predictions

CEDAR RAPIDS - Capsules for the Class 5A qualifiers at the Iowa high school state volleyball tournament, which runs Tuesday through Friday at the U.S. ...

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Jefferson’s Maddie Slagle is MVC Mississippi Division player of the year

Cedar Rapids Jefferson's Maddie Slagle was named the MVC Mississippi Division player of the year when the Mississippi Valley Conference all-division t ...

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Prairie’s Keegan Simmons named Metro Player of the Year

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Prairie's Keegan Simmons has earned plenty of yards and touchdowns this season. The junior running back also earned some ...

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Cedar Rapids Jefferson sweeps Johnston, ends 20-year state volleyball drought

CEDAR RAPIDS - Yeah, they had it covered. Cedar Rapids Jefferson snagged its first state-tournament berth in 20 years, brushing aside Johnston in str ...

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For Cedar Rapids Jefferson volleyball, success has made for a fast season

Time has flown for Amy Norton this fall. And that's a good thing. "It seems like we just got back from team camp," said Norton, the volleyball coach ...

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Seniors lead Linn-Mar to season-ending win over Burlington

MARION - With one half left in their high school football careers, the five senior Linn-Mar offensive linemen got a message from assistant coach Travi ...

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