Community Corner by JR Ogden

Xavier boys’ learned valuable lessons during road trip

CEDAR RAPIDS - A recent road trip gave the Cedar Rapids Xavier boys' basketball team not only some different competition, but a chance to bond.On Jan. ...

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Somersaults’ Kalous, Prull are double gymnastics winners

CHICAGO - Logan Kalous and Grace Prull led the Somersaults Gymnastics team from Cedar Rapids to a runner-up finish in the Gold Division of the Illinoi ...

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West Delaware flying high in boys’ basketball

MANCHESTER - In 2000, Matt Uthoff helped the West Delaware boys' basketball team enjoy a 23-1 season.Seventeen years later, Coach Uthoff has Hawks fly ...

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Xavier wrestler Josh Gerke makes school history

CEDAR RAPIDS - No Xavier wrestler has ever won the Mississippi Valley Conference tournament twice in their career at Xavier.This was true until senior ...

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The Nature Call: What lurks below the ice may be fascinating

The spring bobber on the end of the pole dipped and relaxed, then dipped and relaxed again. I called for my son to come, "you've got a bite!" His vig ...

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Injuries are a bummer, but you can survive

Editor's note: Adam Rees is founder of GRIT Gym, a gym based on results, creating a culture and lifestyle of performance, strength, health and freedom ...

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Mount Vernon’s Austin Ash has talent for bowling

MOUNT VERNON - Austin Ash is an extremely talented senior at Mount Vernon High School. Most know Ash, 18, as the captain of the Mustangs' boys' baske ...

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Jefferson’s Virg Cerveny loves to teach bowling

CEDAR RAPIDS - Virg Cerveny has enjoyed many accomplishments as a bowling coach during his time at Cedar Rapids Jefferson.Cerveny graduated from Prair ...

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Photos from North Cedar basketball

BELLEVUE - North Cedar girls' basketball team ended its regular season with an 56-42 loss at Bellevue.The Knights take an 8-13 record into Saturday's ...

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Mount Vernon’s Tristan Wirfs thrilled to be a Hawkeye

MOUNT VERNON - The Mount Vernon High School Commons was filled with dozens of anxious students, coaches, staff and family members last Wednesday, each ...

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Xavier’s Jacob Fulton born to bowl

CEDAR RAPIDS - Bowling has been Jacob Fulton's favorite sport for a long time. "It is something that you can achieve by yourself," said Fulton, a sen ...

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City High’s Tommy Brands enjoys a different stage than father

IOWA CITY - He traded the wrestling mat for the spotlight. In the short time since his debut into the arts, City High sophomore Tommy Brands - son of ...

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Kurt Warner voted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

CHICAGO - Kurt Warner's rags-to-riches story just got a lot richer.The former Cedar Rapids Regis and Northern Iowa quarterback was inducted into the P ...

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City High sends 11 to ‘next level’ during signing day

IOWA CITY - National signing day is celebrated nationwide as high school seniors sign with colleges to continue playing sports at the next level. Thi ...

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Trump’s executive order hits wrestling hard

Editor's note: Chase Lynn is a former Dubuque Senior wrestler and high school journalist. He is a student at the University of Missouri, majoring in C ...

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