• Area boys basketball

    MOUNT AYR — Rhett Murphy made the front end of a one-and-one free throw opportunity to seal a 58-57 victory over Clarinda Thursday night.
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 2:11 am
  • Middle school basketball

    8th girlsCreston eighth-grade girls defeated Shenandoah Thursday, 56-20.Brielle Baker scored 27 poin ...
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 2:10 am
  • Panthers send 11 to district; gear up for dual regional here

    Creston/Orient-Macksburg will have an opportunity for a sixth straight trip to the State Dual Wrestling Tournament after winning the Class 2A sectiona ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 1:17 am
  • Nine area wrestlers advance to 1A districts

    LIBERTY CENTER — Eight area wrestlers claimed a spot in this weekend's Class 1A District 2 Tournament by placing in the top two of their respective we ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 1:17 am
  • Mostek returns in Creston loss

    The good news for the Creston girls basketball team Friday was the return of senior Natalie Mostek for the first time in nearly a month.
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 1:17 am
  • Weekend sweep for Creston boys

    The Creston boys stayed on track for a share of second place in the Hawkeye 10 Conference with a league win over Red Oak at home Friday, before travel ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 1:17 am
  • Iowa throttles No. 17 Maryland 71-55

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa could be primed for a big run the final month of the season.Maryland cou ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 1:07 am
  • Spartan men hold on against Central JV

    Southwestern's men escaped with an 87-80 win over Central's JV team here Thursday in a game where head coach Todd Lorensen said the Spartans lacked fo ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Storylines highlight district pairings

    The Class 1A boys basketball district pairings released by the Iowa High School Athletic Association on Wendesday feature plenty of storylines for are ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Area girls basketball

    MOUNT AYR — Clarinda outscored Mount Ayr 37-18 in the second and third quarters here Thursday night propelling the Cardinals to a 53-35 win over the R ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Krejci among NJCAA Hall inductees

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Four coaches were announced Thursday as the 2015 class of the NJCAA Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • PETERSON: Coach Howard remembered for intensity, generosity

    Sometimes it truly is a small world. As a kid my dad would take me to Fort Dodge High and Iowa Centr ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Area boys basketball

    MURRAY — Murray had five players score in double figures here Tuesday night, as the Mustangs topped Moulton-Udell 77-60.
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Middle school sports

    Kylan Smallwood scored 23 points and Jeffrey Dillenburg added 14 as Creston eighth-grade boys defeated Winterset here Tuesday.
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Sports briefs

    Tonight’s gamesThe schedule for Creston basketball vs. Red Oak here tonight includes these games at ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 12:34 am
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