Mid-Prairie

Center Point-Urbana marches back to state

WILLIAMSBURG - They call it "hair-on-fire" defense. And it scorched Mid-Prairie. Third-ranked Center Point-Urbana forced No. 12 Mid-Prairie into 27 t ...

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Solon, New Hampton battle for Class 2A state wrestling title

DES MOINES - The Class 2A team race between Solon and New Hampton remains tight, heading into the championship matches. The Spartans reclaimed the le ...

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CPU, Mid-Prairie meet again, only earlier

Center Point-Urbana and Mid-Prairie played a down-to-the-wire game in the first round at the girls' state basketball tournament last year. One of the ...

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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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Solon’s Tyler Linderbaum helps Spartans earn sectional team title

WILLIAMSBURG - Tyler Linderbaum traded rebounds for reversals. Solon's junior heavyweight was a freshman basketball player. All it took was some coax ...

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Regina rolls to 13-0

IOWA CITY - It just didn't add up. Their opponent shot 59 percent. Their post got into early foul trouble and sat the majority of the first half. It ...

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Mid-Prairie’s Hostetler sisters go 1-2 at cross country state championships

FORT DODGE - Mid-Prairie freshman Marie Hostetler looked ahead to the distant finish line and saw the one lone runner that crossed before she could. ...

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IHSAA postseason baseball assignments (Class 1A, 2A)

The Iowa High School Athletic Association released postseason assignments for the two smallest classes last week. The two larger classes should be rel ...

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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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Monticello girls run to state record in 2A 3,200 relay

DES MOINES - Monticello's Corrine Gadient was all alone as she crossed the finish line with her hands above her head. In that moment, Gadient soaked ...

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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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Mid-Prairie’s Paige Slabaugh scores first career ace

Paige Slabaugh hit the best shot of her round. The contact felt clean and the ball sailed to the elevated green on a good line. The Mid-Prairie sopho ...

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High school to college: How they’re doing

Iowa colleges - Luther's Moran Lonning of Decorah was named MVP of the all-Iowa Conference women's basketball team and Coe's Aleena Hobbs of Cedar Rap ...

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Video: What stuck out on Day 2 of girls' state basketball

DES MOINES - The second day of the girls' state basketball tournament featured quarterfinal action in three classes - 2A, 3A and 4A. 

Watch highlights and analysis from Gazette-area games in the video above.

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No. 2 CPU survives bid by stubborn Mid-Prairie

DES MOINES - The idea was to kill clock, maybe take a foul and hit a couple free throws. But Arika Wooldridge saw an open lane. "It she's going, she ...

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