Linn-Mar

Top-heavy boys’ tennis districts spark debate

IOWA CITY - Only three boys' tennis teams have garnered a first-place vote in each of the six weekly Class 2A Iowa Tennis Coaches polls this season. ...

»
Jefferson adds a second Drake sprint relay title

DES MOINES - One of Bill Calloway's annual mantras for the Cedar Rapids Jefferson girls' track team is "Three Days In May." The three days that concl ...

»
Linn-Mar gets a record; Prairie claims the Cup at Drake Relays

DES MOINES - Surely, something didn't translate. Maybe Gavren Dochterman's eyes were fooling him. Maybe the scoreboard was teasing him. "I looked up ...

»
Prairie goes on a record run in the Drake medley

DES MOINES - His legs were churning. His memory was racing. "I kept thinking back to last year," Tysen VanDraska said. "That was a huge disappointmen ...

»
Jaclyn Simons tallies goal, assist in Linn-Mar win over Prairie

MARION - Prairie girls' soccer Coach Dave Kea was rummaging around in his memory to see where Linn-Mar was ranked. #x201c;Sixteen?#x201d; he said. #x2 ...

»
Yanek foils Jenks’ bid for 4th 3,000 title

DES MOINES - Her mind was willing. Her body couldn't follow. Stephanie Jenks' bid for a fourth consecutive Drake Relays girls' 3,000-meter championsh ...

»
Kamryn Finley commits to UNI

MARION - Perhaps, someday, a bigger school will come calling. Maybe not. "My mom mentioned that very thing," Kamryn Finley said. "I'd be flattered, b ...

»
Linn-Mar girls, Washington boys notch statement tennis wins

MARION - Linn-Mar girls' tennis coach Stacie Carpenter was hoping for success against Cedar Rapids Washington, but even she was surprised by the end r ...

»
Hlas: Everyone on same blue Paige at Linn-Mar

MARION - It was a North Carolina home basketball game a thousand miles from Chapel Hill. Carolina blue was the dominant color in Linn-Mar High School ...

»
Payton Wensel dashes to victory in the 400 for Linn-Mar

CEDAR RAPIDS - Entering last night's track and field meet at Kingston Stadium, Linn-Mar Coach Nathan Hopp wasn't sure what he was going to get out of ...

»
Marion school board approves Tim Lovell hiring

MARION - Tim Lovell called it "the opportunity of a lifetime." It starts with the reconstruction of a proud program. The Marion Independent School b ...

»
Kennedy girls' golf springs to strong start

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Kennedy ranks among the leaders early in the girls' golf season. The strong performance couldn't come to much of a surpri ...

»
Linn-Mar's Stephanie Jenks wins 4 in her home finale

MARION - Stephanie Jenks competed at Linn-Mar Stadium for the final time, but she wasn't running down a sentimental street. "I'm a little sad that I ...

»
Track hurdler Joah Wallace wins 110-meter showdown for Cedar Rapids Prairie

CEDAR RAPIDS - A month-long, back-and-forth battle in the 110-meter hurdles suddenly became head-to-head.Cedar Rapids Prairie junior Joah Wallace and ...

»
Linn-Mar tennis teams off to roaring starts

MARION - For the Linn-Mar girls' tennis team, last year seems like a distant memory. After collecting just six victories last season, the Lions won 2 ...

»