Linn-Mar

Linn-Mar set to swing for a boys’ team tennis state championship

ANKENY - In five years, only one team not named Iowa City West has won the boys' team tennis state championship in Class 2A. The Trojans' daunting te ...

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Iowa City West boys’ tennis sweeps 2A state singles and doubles, eyes ‘triple crown’

CEDAR RAPIDS - Earlier this season, a reporter asked Iowa City West boys' tennis coach Mitch Gross about the #x201c;triple crown#x201d; of prep tennis ...

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Iowa City High’s Joe Hoff breezes into boys’ tennis state singles semifinals with eye on title

CEDAR RAPIDS - As victorious Iowa City High senior Joe Hoff reported to the scorer's table, he felt a tug on his arm.A word of congratulations coming ...

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Catching up with former area athletes

A periodic look at former Gazette-area high school athletes and where they are now:l Iowa colleges - Mount Mercy junior second baseman Mallory Madsen ...

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Linn-Mar sweeps Iowa City West, moves to 4-0

IOWA CITY - The Linn-Mar Lions sent an emphatic message to the Mississippi Valley Conference in the first week of the softball season: Don't sleep on ...

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Linn-Mar captures Bob Vrbicek Metro tournament title

CEDAR RAPIDS - Linn-Mar assistant coach John Heald patiently waited for his time in front of the camera. The Lions were holding a trophy with a littl ...

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Iowa City West knocks off defending champion Prairie in girls’ state tennis quarterfinals

CEDAR RAPIDS - It started out a calm, sunny day at the Veterans Memorial Tennis Center on Tuesday afternoon. Quickly, though, a line of storms moved i ...

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Pitcher Josh Strauss, timely hitting launches Linn-Mar baseball into Metro title game

CEDAR RAPIDS - Last year, Josh Strauss lacked control and a consistent tempo on the pitcher's mound. The Linn-Mar senior hurler displayed plenty of b ...

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Harrison Cook’s double helps Cedar Rapids Prairie win season opener

CEDAR RAPIDS - Harrison Cook was served a steady diet of curveballs. It wasn't until the Cedar Rapids Prairie sophomore received a fastball that he w ...

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Linn-Mar earns girls’ state golf berth

The bus ride home was a little more fun than others this season. Linn-Mar's girls' golf team had an extra reason to celebrate. The Lions fired a 365 ...

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Cedar Rapids Prairie girls, Linn-Mar and Xavier boys march on in prep tennis state title chase

CEDAR RAPIDS - The high school team tennis state tournaments added a trio of Metro participants.Defending Class 2A girls' state champion Cedar Rapids ...

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Prep baseball: 2017 players and teams to watch

Monday is Opening Day for prep baseball teams, so here's a look at area players and teams to watch this summer.   Players to Watch Anthony Alepra, ...

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Joah Banks cements his legacy

DES MOINES - Only one question remains to be asked of Joah Banks: What's next? "You'll have to wait and see," he said. "I'm not giving any hints yet ...

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Hannah Sherman, Kelly King of C.R. Washington, Linn-Mar’s Ellie Anderson earn rousing regional girls’ tennis titles

WATERLOO - Kelly King and Hannah Sherman made the decision to try for another state tournament as a doubles team, oh, within minutes of the end of the ...

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Bailey Nock earns Iowa City West's first 3,000 title

DES MOINES - It was a fact that merited double-checking, then triple-checking. For all of Iowa City West's vast distance-running tradition, the Women ...

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