Iowa offensive tackle Tristan Wirfs made his mark on Mount Vernon. Many in town made their mark on him, too. Wirfs and his mother, Sarah, took The Gazette on a tour of his hometown, revisiting scenes around what essentially is the one square mile where he grew up. This story is a little about what can hold you back. This is mostly about what moves you forward.

Photos: Iowa City West vs. Cedar Rapids Prairie in Class 4A substate baseball finals

Photos: Iowa City West vs. Cedar Rapids Prairie in Class 4A substate baseball finals

Iowa City West advances to the Class 4A state baseball tournament with a 2-1 win over Cedar Rapids Prairie.

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