Cedar Rapids Jefferson

Prairie gets past Jefferson in substate semifinal

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Cedar Rapids Prairie Hawks did not need the second goal, but a little bit of insurance never hurts. A pair of left to right crosse ...

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Prairie, Jefferson split early-season double-header

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Cedar Rapids Prairie Hawks, after losing the opener against crosstown rival Jefferson, took the nightcap, 7-4, Tuesday night to spl ...

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Cedar Rapids Jefferson gets offensive to beat Cedar Rapids Xavier

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Jefferson discovered its offense. It was the type of play expected by J-Hawks Coach Kyle Rodenkirk. Third-ranked Jeffers ...

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Gritty Cedar Rapids Prairie upends Cedar Rapids Jefferson, 3-2

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Prairie Coach Todd Rima reminded his players to study for final exams. He also advised them on how to do it. "Study with ...

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2016 prep baseball players and teams to watch

A look at area prep baseball players and teams to watch this summer.   PLAYERS TO WATCH . Zach Boisen, sr., Vinton-Shellsburg - INA third-team 3A a ...

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Cedar Rapids Jefferson's Spencer Van Scoyoc born to play baseball

CEDAR RAPIDS - Baseball has played a major role in Spencer Van Scoyoc's life. The family tradition is well known. His grandfather, Jim Van Scoyoc is ...

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Jefferson wins 4th straight 800 relay

DES MOINES - From Bronco to Blue, nobody in Iowa has done the girls' 800-meter relay like Cedar Rapids Jefferson. The J-Hawks captured the event for ...

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How they’re doing: Catching up with former Gazette-area preps

Iowa colleges - Jimmy Cunningham of Cedar Rapids (Kennedy) and C.J. Cliff of Decorah earned their second varsity letters as members of the Central men ...

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Time Machine: Iowa shot putters still chasing Jefferson's Doug Lane

Editor's note: This is a continuing series of Eastern Iowa sports history "Time Machine" articles. Mark Dukes worked at The Gazette from 1973 to 1998, ...

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College coaches, analysts break down Uthoff, Niang, Paige

CHICAGO - Half a decade ago, Marcus Paige and Jarrod Uthoff battled one another in Metro-area high school gyms en route to scholarships at major unive ...

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Nina Marquardt clinches regional semifinal for retooled Xavier girls’ tennis

INDEPENDENCE - With a revamped lineup, Cedar Rapids Xavier girls' tennis is back within striking distance of the Class 1A team state tournament. Soph ...

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How they’re doing: Catching up with former area preps

Iowa colleges - Tanner Rathje of Marion (Linn-Mar) is a member of the Central men's track and field team, along with Nathan Fitzgerald of Elkader (Cen ...

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Jefferson no match for No. 2 Kennedy in 7-0 rout

CEDAR RAPIDS - Senior Kasey Dekko insisted that her team just had to have more fun in the second half and it would play better. Second-ranked Kennedy ...

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Jefferson snaps long boys' soccer losing streak to Kennedy

CEDAR RAPIDS - Nobody in blue could remember the last time Jefferson's boys' soccer team defeated Kennedy, but the J-Hawk seniors knew it hadn't been ...

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Iowa City High’s Sarah Overton overcomes back injury for MVC Mississippi Division crown

MARION - Sarah Overton's strength didn't come from a drive, chip or putt. The Iowa City High senior claimed her latest medalist honor with something ...

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