Sports

Iowa guards close Prime Time League having some fun

NORTH LIBERTY - The Prime Time League championship game on Sunday was far from beautiful basketball. Neither the eventual champs, Vinton Merchants - f ...

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Iowa City Regina baseball team goes through the process, attains its state tourney goal

CEDAR RAPIDS - Jeff Pacha apologized for the cliche, but he really believes in it. "I'm a goal-oriented person," the Iowa City Regina baseball coach ...

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Hlas: Big Ten football, and the questions that matter

Summer is slipping through our sunburned hands, as evidenced by the fact the Big Ten's football media days are upon us. Thousands of questions will b ...

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C.R. Kernels continue offensive about face, beat Lansing, 8-5

CEDAR RAPIDS - Hank Morrison perfectly represents his team of late. The Cedar Rapids Kernels outfielder flailed away and failed at the plate when he ...

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Griffin Jax heads to Air Force after fine pitching performance in C.R. Kernels’ 12-4 win over Lansing

CEDAR RAPIDS - Manager Tommy Watkins came out to get the baseball from Griffin Jax with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning Saturday night. ...

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Epic 2A state softball championship ends with Regina's epic comeback

FORT DODGE - Resignation had set in. "I got to the dugout and thought, 'Oh, God. It's over. We didn't get what we wanted,'" admitted Iowa City Regina ...

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Tristan Wirfs wins Solon Beef Days hay bale toss

SOLON - Tristan Wirfs is no stranger to the Solon Beef Days. The Mount Vernon native has visited the festival a number of times. But Friday night, Wir ...

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NFL Flag football league kicks off in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS - Breaking around to the outside, Taejon Baker sprinted with the ball.He just got a block from one of his lineman, and was breaking to th ...

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Cedar Rapids Rampage United hoist PLA West Division trophy after shutout of Elgin

CEDAR RAPIDS - Barring an historic feat, the Premier League of America West Division belongs to the Cedar Rapids Rampage United. "They deserve it," R ...

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Akron-Westfield outlasts Lisbon in marathon 1A state quarterfinal

DES MOINES - Jake Jennett circled the bases and reached home plate, feeling positive about Lisbon's chances at its first state win in five years.Hagen ...

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Baseball notebook: Hector Lujan has breakout season out of bullpen for C.R. Kernels

CEDAR RAPIDS - His cutter has gotten better, as has his ability to command it. But Hector Lujan says the biggest reason for his breakout season has be ...

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Joe Cronin’s 2 home runs help Cedar Rapids Kernels to 7-4 win over Great Lakes

CEDAR RAPIDS - Joe Cronin just shook his head when asked if he'd ever hit two home runs in a game before. Not in college? Not in high school? Not ev ...

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UNI men’s basketball frontcourt focused on playing with urgency after losing season

WATERLOO - After a 2016-17 season that ended with a 14-16 record and no postseason Northern Iowa men's basketball players and coaches settled in for a ...

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Remsen St. Mary’s topples North Linn in state baseball quarterfinals

DES MOINES - Timing is everything. The goal is to play your best baseball in the biggest games. Hits and plays have to come at the right moment. Unf ...

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Cedar Rapids Rampage United return to Kingston in search of division title

CEDAR RAPIDS - For the Cedar Rapids Rampage United, the division crown will have to wait another day. The second-year Premier League of America profe ...

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