Community Corner by JR Ogden

Good things happening with Iowa wrestling

IOWA CITY - Tom Brands was feeling pretty good last night, as good as the Iowa wrestling coach can feel after a dominating dual meet victory.#x201c;A ...

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DeCapria leads Kids First charge in Illinois

TINLEY PARK, Ill. - Zoey DeCapria of Kids First Gymnastics won four titles at the United Gymnastics Academy meet.DeCapria won the balance beam, floor ...

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Bonus points earn Coe another win over Cornell

MOUNT VERNON - Andrew Holladay was just trying to do his part, do what every wrestler tries to do when he steps on the mat.#x201c;I was just trying my ...

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How to improve your golf game during the winter months

Editor's note: Steve Charters is in his 14th year as a pro at Twin Pines Golf Course. Born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Charters competed at Central Co ...

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How they’re doing

Iowa colleges - Kyle Gritsch of Brooklyn (BGM) earned the Lankelma-Manning Award the outstanding underclassman on the Central football team, Nathan Fi ...

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Anamosa boys’ basketball rolling since break

ANAMOSA - To become great, you must go through adversity.That is exactly what the 2015-16 Anamosa boys' basketball team gone through, and now is thriv ...

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Photos from City High boys’ basketball

IOWA CITY - The City High boys' basketball team improved to 9-5 overall, 6-3 in the Mississippi Valley Conference Valley Division with a 74-59 win ove ...

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Xavier basketball blends freshmen with sophomores

CEDAR RAPIDS - Nine sophomores, four freshmen, one team.This is the first year the 13 girls have played on the same team. In preparation for the seaso ...

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Saints working hard for state trip

CEDAR RAPIDS - Last year, the Cedar Rapids Xavier boys' basketball made it to the Wells Fargo Arena and to the semifinal game of the state tournament. ...

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Photo gallery: North Cedar wrestling senior night

CLARENCE - The North Cedar wrestling team wrapped up the home portion of its wrestling scheduled with duals against West Liberty and Northeast.It also ...

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Team 99 Counties: Live for today, but remember past

Daren Schumaker of Cedar Rapids and Dennis Lee of Walford are attempting to run across Iowa's 99 counties to raise money and awareness for the America ...

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Xavier’s Lenss has passion for skiing

CEDAR RAPIDS - Although Cedar Rapids does not have a cross country ski team, that has not stopped Megan Lenss.Lenss, a junior at Xavier High School, m ...

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Twisters’ Steffensmeier captures Level 10 titles

GRAYSLAKE, Ill. - Allyson Steffensmeier of Twisters Gymnastics, competing in her first Level 10 meet, won the all around title recently at the Leenda' ...

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Xavier seniors stick it out on mat

CEDAR RAPIDS - Wrestling pushes athletes to limits most do not understand.To people outside of the sport, these athletes may seem insane. Clint Lembec ...

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Photos from West Delaware boys’ basketball

DELHI - The West Delaware boys' basketball team improved to 9-3 overall on Saturday with a 71-26 nonconference win over Maquoketa Valley.

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