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Latest Articles by John Steppe
Iowa Hawkeyes May. 25, 2022 10:39 am
Moment No. 30: Kineke Alexander remembers “nobody expected me to win” the 400-meter race at the 2006 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships. She proved them wrong, by one-hundredth of a second.
Hawk Off the Press May. 19, 2022 4:30 pm
Iowa baseball coach Rick Heller discusses Adam Mazur's standout season, his pitch for an NCAA tournament bid, the upcoming renovations to Duane Banks Field and more on the Hawk Off The Press podcast.
Iowa Football May. 18, 2022 5:12 pm
There was no shortage of recruiting activity for Iowa football over the last week. Here are details on who committed to Iowa, who picked other schools and who recently received offers from Iowa.
Iowa Hawkeyes May. 18, 2022 10:17 am
Moment No. 37 in The Gazette’s 50 Iowa moments since Title IX series is Jenny Spangler and Loredana Zisu becoming the first women in their respective programs’ history to go to the Olympics.
Iowa Hawkeyes May. 17, 2022 6:00 am
Moment No. 38 in The Gazette’s 50 Iowa moments since Title IX series is Iowa track and field alum Kineke Alexander being a flag bearer at three Olympic opening ceremonies.
Iowa Hawkeyes May. 16, 2022 6:00 am
Moment No. 39 in The Gazette’s 50 Iowa moments since Title IX series is Iowa soccer’s 1999 success that ended with a trip to the Big Ten tournament and then-head coach Stephanie Gabbert earning Big Ten Coach of the Year honors.