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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 Basketball Dec. 3, 2022 1:13 pm1d ago
Iowa women’s basketball pursues its 26th straight win vs. Wisconsin on Sunday, and Coach Lisa Bluder wants more opportunities for Monika Czinano and more production from Gabbie Marshall.
High School Basketball Dec. 3, 2022 12:47 pm1d ago
Girls’ basketball: Aaliyah Beier’s early shooting barrage stakes 4A No. 1 Cedar Rapids Xavier to an 18-point lead, then a late (and correct) shot-clock call clinches the Saints’ 56-50 win over Cedar Rapids Kennedy.
High School Basketball Dec. 1, 2022 1:40 pm3d ago
In the Iowa high school girls’ basketball notebook: Cascade rallied from an 18-point halftime deficit to shock West Liberty, 60-56. Plus, Mount Vernon went 3-0 against MVC teams.
High School Basketball Nov. 30, 2022 9:02 am4d ago
Area girls’ basketball Super Ten (Nov. 30): Iowa City West, Cedar Rapids Xavier, North Linn remain 1-2-3; Center Point-Urbana, Clear Creek Amana leap into the top 5.
High School Basketball Nov. 29, 2022 9:30 pm5d ago
Lucy Wolf’s early outburst kept Iowa City West close, then Meena Tate took over at the end of the Iowa City West girls’ basketball team’s 61-47 win over Clear Creek Amana.
Iowa Basketball Nov. 27, 2022 2:45 pm7d ago
Women’s basketball: No. 3 Connecticut rallies from 11-point third-quarter deficit, escapes with 86-79 win over No. 9 Iowa to win the Phil Knight Legacy championship.
High School Basketball Dec. 2, 2022 3:16 pm2d ago
Girls’ basketball: 3A top-10 teams Center Point-Urbana and Benton Community play the lowest-scoring game in Rivalry Saturday history. Stormin’ Pointers win it, 27-22.
High School Basketball Nov. 26, 2022 6:11 pm8d ago
Girls’ basketball: Newell-Fonda pulls away late, defeats West Liberty at Rivalry Saturday, 79-57. Kelsey Joens scores 33 in her debut with the Comets.
High School Basketball Nov. 26, 2022 3:00 pm8d ago
Girls’ basketball: Clear Creek Amana’s Ava Locklear flirts with a triple double (16 points, nine rebounds, nine assists) in a 59-26 romp over Williamsburg.