Sports

Routine NASCAR Friday at Daytona just fine for Landon Cassill

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - "Routine," is just fine on a Friday. When it comes to the Friday of Speedweeks at Daytona International Speedway, no news is go ...

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Lisbon clicks late, takes 9-game win streak to 1A substate final against New London

CEDAR RAPIDS - It would save a lot of time if everyone just agreed to play the fourth quarter Saturday night, and that Lisbon's boys' basketball team ...

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Iowa football recruiting: Defensive line

Defensive line wasn't a huge need for the 2017 class, but there was a legacy with uncommon finish just waiting to be a Hawkeye, so this group has a ch ...

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Trumpeter swan population on the rise in Iowa

Iowa bird enthusiasts have had ample opportunity this winter to observe the state's largest and - many would say - most striking avian resident, the t ...

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Xavier wrestlers end season on high note

CEDAR RAPIDS - No other wrestler in Xavier history can say they have ever had a season quite like Josh Gerke's - and not many will be able to duplicat ...

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Hlas: Marcus Paige, Wes Washpun living the D-League life

DES MOINES - Two men from Cedar Rapids-Marion briefly guarded each other Thursday night on a basketball court where they battled as preps six years ag ...

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Varsity reserve played vital role for Mount Vernon boys

MOUNT VERNON - Varsity reserves games give players a chance to compete, a chance for those who don't get much varsity playing time valuable experience ...

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Amera Ntakuritimana powers Twisters Gymnastics at Winter Wonderland

CORALVILLE - Amera Ntakuritimana of Twisters Gymnastics won the balance beam, bars and all around at the Winter Wonderland Invitational hosted by Iowa ...

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Iowa guards stepping up at different times

IOWA CITY - Much of the difficulty the Iowa men's basketball team has had this season has come with its frontcourt. With a handful of talented players ...

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Joey Gase leaves busy practice day looking ahead to Xfinity race

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - While Friday was easy for some at Daytona International Speedway, Cedar Rapids native Joey Gase spent his day at the track runni ...

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Prep basketball roundup: Joe Wieskamp leads Muscatine over Linn-Mar

Scores and summaries from Friday night's Class 4A boys' basketball substate semifinal games. Muscatine 61, Linn-Mar 55 Iowa recruit Joe Wieskamp and ...

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Iowa State frontcourt underwent a makeover in between meetings with Baylor

AMES - At halftime of the win at Texas Tech, Iowa State men's basketball coach Steve Prohm threw down a challenge to his young center.Freshman Solomon ...

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Cedar Falls holds off C.R. Prairie rally to win 4A substate semifinal, 76-73

CEDAR RAPIDS - If only they'd have had one more minute. Cedar Rapids Prairie's boys' basketball team did everything it could Friday night to manufact ...

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Cedar Rapids Xavier names Andrew Umthun new activities director

Andrew Umthun is the new activities director at Cedar Rapids Xavier, the school announced Friday. Umthun comes to Xavier from Estherville Lincoln Cen ...

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Updated boys’ basketball postseason schedule

SATURDAY'S CLASS 4A SUBSTATE SEMIFINALSMetro-StateMason City (12-10) vs. Cedar Rapids Kennedy (16-5) at Coe College, 5 p.m.Sioux City West (12-9) at S ...

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