ALBURNETT - Before the inning started, Maddison LeClere revealed the plan.
It was up to her red-hot Cedar Rapids Kennedy softball team to put the strategy into triumphant motion.
Kennedy junior Camryn Jeffords executed a perfectly-placed ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS - There long has been a clear connection between sports and honoring military, law enforcement and firefighters - and auto racing has been right at the forefront of that nationally.
Locally, Hawkeye Downs Speedway has been as well. ... »
NEWTON - Sometimes it's better to be lucky than good.
Cedar Rapids native Joey Gase's No. 52 Chevy was a handful for the 24-year-old driver all weekend, with the car "the worst we've ever unloaded anywhere," on Friday for the first practice.... »
WEST LIBERTY - Shane Stewart's race could have been won or lost in the first turn of the first lap of Friday night's World of Outlaws Sprint Cars main event at West Liberty Raceway.
Of course, races aren't actually decided on the first lap, but ... »
NEWTON - The inherent pressure of racing at your home racetrack was once again a topic of discussion Friday at Iowa Speedway.
The NASCAR Xfinity Series is back again for the first of its annual pair of races, beginning with Saturday's American E ... »
WEST LIBERTY - When the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series rolls into West Liberty Raceway on Friday for the first series race in track history, only one series regular will have ever turned a lap at the half-mile best known for its Late Model ... »
FARLEY - Two weekends ago, Farley Speedway had four Late Models come to race for that Friday night's weekly race program.
It was the low point for car count at a facility bought over the offseason by Farley Speedway Promotions' ownership group o ... »
The Inside Track Podcast returns this week with co-host Jeremiah Davis joined by a guest co-host in the one-week absence of Danny Lehmkuhl, breaking down all things motorsports in Eastern Iowa - on dirt and asphalt.
Inside Track welcomes on NASC ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS - Friday night's Cassill Motors Military Night at Hawkeye Downs Speedway was headlined by Cedar Rapids native and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Landon Cassill returning to race a Late Model for the first time since 2009.
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