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Latest Articles by J.R. Ogden
Sports Nov. 17, 2022 1:08 pm134d ago
Ogden column: The daughter of a high school basketball coach, Jill Williams has the Kirkwood volleyball team in the NJCAA tournament for the ninth time and fifth in a row.
Hawkeye Wrestling Nov. 14, 2022 10:24 am137d ago
Former Fort Dodge prep Brody Teske won his Iowa wrestling debut, but after winning a Big 12 title at UNI last year, he thinks things will get even better.
Outdoors Sep. 7, 2022 3:00 pm205d ago
High school teams and competitions are growing across the state and country
Iowa Hawkeyes Sep. 7, 2022 2:29 pm205d ago
Iowa Athletics announced Wednesday that Beth Goetz, the athletics director at Ball State University, will replace Barbara Buke on the Iowa staff. Goetz will be Deputy Director of Athletics and Chief Operating Officer at Iowa.
Iowa Prep Sports Aug. 29, 2022 2:02 pm214d ago
Justis column: Here’s a guide to handling inappropriate behavior and unruly fans during sporting events
High School Football Aug. 29, 2022 11:09 am214d ago
Ogden column: Football has shaped Shawn Echelberry into the man and coach he is today and now he wants to pass that on to another generation as the Tri-County head coach.
High School Football Aug. 29, 2022 8:40 am214d ago
Iowa high school football rewind: For Cascade, talent won out in season-opening upset of Monticello; Iowa City High lost, but all were winners in the Clash at Kinnick.
Sports Aug. 22, 2022 10:58 am221d ago
Ogden column: Football is a game that makes our blood boil and yell at the TV, but we love it above all other spectator sports.
Hawkeye Wrestling Aug. 8, 2022 10:48 am235d ago
Ogden column: What will new Big Ten members USC and UCLA offer in wrestling, a sport that is dominated by the conference where all 14 members offer the sport?
Sports Aug. 4, 2022 2:57 pm239d ago
Ogden column: Not every event is a major happening. Not every championship brings riches or rings. But it doesn’t mean these events and these titles are less important to those involved.
High School Football Aug. 1, 2022 3:22 pm242d ago
Iowa City High announced Monday its season-opening football game against Iowa City Liberty will be played at Kinnick Stadium.
Sports Aug. 1, 2022 1:27 pm242d ago
Ogden column: 71-year-old Gene Wandling has run two Bix 7 road races “pacing” the legendary Bill Rodgers.
Sports Jul. 25, 2022 10:37 am249d ago
The field for Monday’s Zach Johnson Foundation Classic is pretty good once again, including 3M Championship winner Tony Finau. But the ZJFC always has been about more than the golfers on the course.
Iowa Prep Sports Jul. 4, 2022 3:04 pm270d ago
Ogden column: Today’s crop of talented high school seniors look a lot like The Gazette’s first Athlete of the Year winners — Todd Twachtmann and Lisa Becker.
Sports Jul. 2, 2022 2:02 pm272d ago
The Fifth Season Races have changed a lot the past 37 years, just like road racing itself.