College

Rams learning on the fly with Cornell women’s lacrosse

MOUNT VERNON - When Meredith Merce arrived on the Cornell College campus in October as women's lacrosse coach, she found just four returning players w ...

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Tony Ramos announces move to North Carolina

After the U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team Trials, Tony Ramos stunned wrestling followers when he expressed his recent unhappiness with the Hawkeye Wrestli ...

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Iowa hurdler Aaron Mallett focused on championship season

DES MOINES - Iowa's Aaron Mallett sees the times of his competitors sprout up from meets throughout the country, but he doesn't give them much thought ...

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Luther’s Blake Peterson extends scoreless streak

CEDAR RAPIDS - Blake Peterson admits it can be easy to look ahead at times. He also knows that can cause some trouble when on the pitchers mound and ...

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Hard work helps Jimmy Lizarraga improve at the plate

MOUNT VERNON - Jimmy Lizarraga was determined to become a hitter.The Mount Mercy senior devoted his time in the off-season to get better at the plate, ...

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Report: Whitney Jennings will play at Butler

IOWA CITY - Whitney Jennings told her hometown newspaper that she will continue her basketball career at Butler University. "Obviously, Butler is a g ...

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Bob Kintzel hired at Johnson & Wales

DENVER, Colo. - Bob Kintzel, who led Mount Vernon High School to the 2010 Class 2A girls' state basketball championship, has been named women's coach ...

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Olympic Trials a learning experience for Cabell

IOWA CITY - Blaize Cabell walked away with mixed emotions. Northern Iowa's three-time NCAA qualifier was discouraged with the outcome, but remained e ...

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Hawkeye Wrestling Club's Brent Metcalf denied Olympic team berth

IOWA CITY - Former University of Iowa two-time NCAA champion and Hawkeye Wrestling Club member Brent Metcalf was denied an Olympic Team spot again. M ...

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Collegiate roller hockey ready to crown champions at Cedar Rapids Ice Arena

CEDAR RAPIDS - Are you ready for some . roller hockey? Beginning Wednesday, the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena will host the National Collegiate Roller Hocke ...

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Tania Davis undergoes shoulder surgery

IOWA CITY - University of Iowa freshman point guard Tania Davis underwent surgery on her left (non-shooting) shoulder this morning, the university sai ...

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Athletic trainers play important role

Editor's note: Nancy Justis is a former competitive swimmer and collegiate sports information director. She is a partner with Justis Creative Communic ...

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Iowa’s Mollie Drenth earns berth at NCAA nationals after sparkling gymnastics regional

IOWA CITY - Mollie Drenth couldn't help but think back a year. Last season, a minor mistake on the balance beam cost the Iowa junior an individual be ...

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Alie Glover and Iowa women’s gymnastics ready to set the bar at NCAA regional

IOWA CITY - For the Iowa women's gymnastics team, the Sunshine State infusion began with Alie Glover.The first of five Floridians to make the collegia ...

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Kirkwood baseball continues to make strides

CEDAR RAPIDS - Kirkwood opened the season with four straight losses.The Eagles aren't exactly the same team. They are better with mostly better result ...

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