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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
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jun. 15, 2022 10:11 am
Class 5A 10th-ranked Liberty proved more adept at manufacturing runs and swept 13th-ranked Cedar Rapids Prairie 8-2 and 5-0 in a Mississippi Valley Conference softball doubleheader.
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jun. 10, 2022 10:05 am
Even with new faces, Iowa City High and Cedar Rapids Kennedy still put on a show when they collide in softball. The Cougars swept on Thursday with 5-3 and 5-4 wins.
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jun. 8, 2022 9:57 am
Softball notebook: Patient and powerful, Cedar Rapids Prairie’s Alexis Barden is an offensive force. She’s among the state leaders in a variety of offensive categories.
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jun. 7, 2022 10:34 am
Jenna Sprague’s two-out hit in the seventh lifted 3A No. 2 Mount Vernon past No. 3 Williamsburg in the opener of a softball doubleheader, then her strikeout nailed down a Game 2 save, and a sweep.
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jun. 2, 2022 7:20 am
Prep softball notes: Mike Morrison’s “interim” season at Iowa City Liberty is anything but a throwaway summer. The Lightning are scoring more than 11 runs per game and have started 9-1.
High School Basketball Jun. 1, 2022 2:14 pm
Stephanie (Rich) Dacey will return to Iowa and coach girls’ basketball at Williamsburg. She was Miss Iowa Basketball 2001 at Washington (Iowa), where she won three state championships.