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Linn-Mar wins first-ever MVC boys’ swimming title

MARION - It was ear-splittingly loud in the Linn-Mar Aquatics Center as the final event of the Mississippi Valley Conference boys' swimming championsh ...

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Forrest Frazier leads resurgent Iowa City High into MVC boys’ swimming championships

MARION - A successful backstroke swim always starts under water.Once the swimmer surges from the wall, they are allowed to remain submerged for the fi ...

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Pieces falling into place for Cedar Rapids Prairie

MARION - All the pieces are starting to fall into place for Cedar Rapids Prairie.The Hawks weathered a storm of injuries, medical issues and illnesses ...

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Jaime Brandt named to girls basketball hall of fame

MARION - Jaime Brandt is coaching another fine girls' basketball team at Linn-Mar, a team good enough to reach the state tournament. Whether the Lion ...

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Late night practices no problem for Lion bowlers

CEDAR RAPIDS - At a time of night when most high school athletes have long since moved on from practice, the Linn-Mar bowling teams are just getting s ...

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Top-ranked Iowa City West continues to respond well to loss, blasts Linn-Mar, 80-59

MARION - The loss was good, even if the timeliness of it was crud. Iowa City West's top-ranked boys' basketball team was stunned by Cedar Rapids Prai ...

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This rivalry still belongs to Linn-Mar

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Linn-Mar Lions entered their game with Marion in that of a new role. Underdogs. They left with a familiar prize. Victory. Class 5 ...

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Linn-Mar boys’ swimming climbing the ranks through stiff competition

MARION - The Linn-Mar boys' swimming team have spent their season discovering how they stack up.With a deep roster replete with valuable experience an ...

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Video: Marcus Paige hits 2OT winner in D-League game

That familiar left-handed shooting stroke Eastern Iowans came to know so well had a moment in Utah Friday night.Former Linn-Mar star Marcus Paige dril ...

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Iowa’s Joel Northrup takes longer road to college wrestling goal

IOWA CITY - The distance from Linn-Mar's wrestling room to Carver-Hawkeye Arena is about 37 miles, taking about 50 minutes. Joel Northrup experienced ...

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Paul James leaves Washington to lead Linn-Mar football program

CEDAR RAPIDS - Paul James said he was not looking for change. But, change knocked on his proverbial door and James answered. Now, James will switch f ...

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Western Dubuque's pursuit of excellence leads to strong start

Western Dubuque entered the season with a specific theme. The goal is to pursue excellence in the hopes it leads to a state trophy at the end of the ...

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Linn-Mar heats up after halftime in 70-61 win over Cedar Rapids Washington

CEDAR RAPIDS - Chris James wanted to force Linn-Mar into outside shots. The Lions were happy to oblige. Class 5A 13th-ranked Linn-Mar made 7 of 11 a ...

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How they’re doing: Catching up with former Eastern Iowa preps

Iowa colleges - Shelby Hembera of Cedar Rapids (Cedar Valley Christian) is a sophomore on the Emmaus Bible College (Dubuque) women's basketball team . ...

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Carly Spies too much inside as Linn-Mar brushes past C.R. Prairie, 49-41

CEDAR RAPIDS - When you're not shooting it well from distance, you can keep shooting and hope the basketball eventually goes in. Or you can make an of ...

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