Sports

Super Ten: Benton finishes No. 1

The final area softball Super Ten of the season:1. BENTON COMMUNITYOverall: 43-2. Wamac West: 14-0. Postseason: Class 3A state champion. Previous: 1st ...

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5 steps to fix tendinitis

Editor's note: Cody Scharf is owner of Thrive Spine and Sport, a chiropractic and soft tissue clinic in Cedar Rapids focusing on sport and overuse inj ...

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The might and could and probably not for Big Ten media days

CHICAGO - Honestly, nothing substantial happens during Big Ten media days. Last year, Iowa defensive end Drew Ott ate a raw egg on camera. We'll happi ...

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Time Machine: Cedar Rapids, Marion well represented in Olympic history

Editor's note: This is a continuing series of Eastern Iowa sports history "Time Machine" articles. Mark Dukes worked at The Gazette from 1973 to 1998, ...

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Battle-tested Blazers prepared for state tournament return

DES MOINES - Dyersville Beckman took some lumps in the regular season, but that doesn't bother the small school baseball power. The Blazers have made ...

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Nebraska punter, former Michigan State punter die in car crash

Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler were killed in a car accident late Saturday night while attending a kicking cam ...

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Coe’s Anderson, Resnick find chemistry as first-time mixed doubles tennis partners

CEDAR RAPIDS - Brady Anderson and Haley Resnick are both highly-successful Coe College tennis players with high school state championships on their re ...

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Anti-doping officials: Olympic decision on Russia a blow to clean athletes

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) failed to demonstrate strong leadership on a sad day for clean sport when it declined to ban Russian athlete ...

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Seth Fair wins Greater Cedar Rapids Open

MARION - Neither the 2014 nor 2015 champion of the TrueNorth Greater Cedar Rapids Open raised a check worth $25,000 at the end of the final round, tho ...

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As season’s end draws near, C.R. Kernels mindful of starting pitcher workloads

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cody Stashak hit the magic 100 number Sunday afternoon. The Cedar Rapids Kernels pitcher has officially thrown 100 1/3 innings this se ...

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Uncertain times for all Minnesota Twins employees after firing of GM Terry Ryan

CEDAR RAPIDS - These are weird times for employees of the Minnesota Twins organization. Uncertain times, too. General Manager Terry Ryan was fired la ...

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Edgewood-Colesburg falls short in bid for state tournament victory

DES MOINES - They returned home with their heads held high and minds filled with good memories. An early exit from the state tournament couldn't put ...

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Sports Photos of the Week: July 10-17

Click the slideshow for our top sports photos from the past week. 

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What it means to be a Hawkeye

Editor's note: Rick Hollis of rural North Liberty is past president and newsletter editor for the Iowa City Bird Club. This picture has been in my fa ...

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Iowa Shrine Bowl meaning not lost on players, coaches

CEDAR FALLS - While the next steps in life are different, all players in the 2016 Shrine Bowl recognize the meaning behind the game. The game benefit ...

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