Cedar Rapids Jefferson

Jefferson boys trap Western Dubuque, 57-49, in 4A substate opener

CEDAR RAPIDS - At the third-quarter buzzer Monday night, Western Dubuque's Sam Goodman retrieved a defensive rebound underneath his team's basket and ...

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Xavier’s Josh Gerke takes tough road to third at state wrestling

DES MOINES - Josh Gerke wrestled his final match and walked to the corner. For the final time, he was met by Cedar Rapids Xavier Coach Ryan Chambers ...

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State wrestling notes: Mid-Prairie’s Visouth Peterschmidt looking to one-up older brothers

DES MOINES - Mid-Prairie's Visouth Peterschmidt was pretty happy to get into the state wrestling tournament to begin with. It's his first time qualif ...

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Western Dubuque moves to fourth with three semifinalists

DES MOINES - Western Dubuque climbed another spot in the team standings and secured some individual hardware in the process. The Bobcats have three s ...

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Western Dubuque's Bradan Birt joins brothers as state finalists

DES MOINES - From third-string freshman to third in the state rankings, Bradan Birt's wrestling career has come a long way. Western Dubuque's senior ...

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Marion's Conway brothers reach state quarterfinals

DES MOINES - Form a young age, Marion's Caleb and Colin Conway trained in their own basement. Like many young athletes, they pretended those scraps w ...

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‘A learning year’ for young Metro 5A teams

There's no denying it, no ignoring it. So let's just get it out there, and move on: It hasn't been a big year for the big schools in the Metro. For ...

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Iowa City West blasts C.R. Jefferson in between out-of-state trips

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Midwest Travelers had a short trip Tuesday night. It's a mere 25 minutes or so from the westside of Cedar Rapids to the westside o ...

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Iowa City West’s Oliver Martin sprints to state gold in 50 free

MARSHALLTOWN - Throughout a decorated high school athletic career, individual gold at the boys' swimming state championships had eluded Oliver Martin. ...

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Marion’s Colin Conway finally clinches state berth

CEDAR RAPIDS - Colin Conway said he felt like he was on top of the world. It is a much better place than where the Marion senior ended the last three ...

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Hlas: In 1967, Jefferson’s stars were aligned

Fifty years ago can be difficult to describe to those who weren't alive then, especially kids. You couldn't watch movies on your phone? Phones had th ...

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Jefferson’s Virg Cerveny loves to teach bowling

CEDAR RAPIDS - Virg Cerveny has enjoyed many accomplishments as a bowling coach during his time at Cedar Rapids Jefferson.Cerveny graduated from Prair ...

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Prairie continues late-season surge

CEDAR RAPIDS - No sense in waiting until November for this proclamation. May as well get it out there now. Cedar Rapids Prairie is going to be a hand ...

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Boys’ swimming: 2017 All-MVC team

Here is the list of swimmers that made the all-conference team in the Mississippi Valley Conference for the 2017 season.MVC ALL-CONFERENCE TEAMMISSISS ...

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Huge 1st quarter lifts Prairie past Jefferson, 76-56

CEDAR RAPIDS - Ordinarily you might have concern if you hear your players openly express they seek to pattern their play on the NBA. This is prep bask ...

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