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Passionate about prep sports and prep sports athletes, I have been with The Gazette sports team since 1995 covering high school sports for The Gazette. I am a proud, lifelong Iowan who grew up reading The Gazette.
Latest Articles by Jeff Linder
Iowa Prep Sports Sep. 23, 2022 9:19 am2d ago
Marion’s Jedidiah Osgood and Cedar Rapids Kennedy’s Miles Wilson smashed the course record at Seminole Valley ... 15:02 and 15:07 in the Eastern Iowa Cross Country Classic.
Iowa Prep Sports Sep. 22, 2022 8:45 am3d ago
From Iowa City Liberty and Marion, to Cascade, East Buchanan and more, we run through the most-impressive wins of Iowa high school football Week 4 on the latest episode of the Prep Football Huddle podcast.
Iowa High School Volleyball Sep. 21, 2022 4:21 pm4d ago
This week’s Gazette Iowa high school volleyball notes: Monticello topped RVC North newcomer Beckman in four sets to hop into the division lead, while Mount Vernon went 6-0 at Red Oak.
Iowa High School Volleyball Sep. 21, 2022 4:26 pm4d ago
The Gazette’s high school volleyball Super Ten rankings: Cedar Rapids Xavier stays at No. 1, Springville jumps three spots after winning its home tournament and extending its win streak to 15.
High School Football Sep. 21, 2022 2:17 pm4d ago
Here are a dozen Gazette-area Week 5 Iowa high school football games to watch, including Duane Schulte’s quest for his 200th win at Cedar Rapids Xavier.
Iowa High School Volleyball Sep. 21, 2022 9:23 am4d ago
Cedar Rapids Kennedy’s Emma Koeppen, Adalyn Hermanson played taller than their listed heights as the Cougars topped Linn-Mar in a 4-set volleyball win.
High School Football Sep. 20, 2022 4:58 pm5d ago
When you need to understand the wonders of high school football in Eastern Iowa, people seek our answers. Jeff Linder, Jeff Johnson, Nathan Ford and K.J. Pilcher address midseason MVP candidates, deep talent pools in the Metro, midseason surprises and whether seven classes work.
Iowa Prep Sports Sep. 15, 2022 9:24 am10d ago
The Gazette's Jeff Johnson, Jeff Linder and K.J. Pilcher discuss the parity in Class 1A, more takeaways from Week 3 and Week 4 games to watch on the latest Prep Football Huddle podcast.