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Williamsburg, Solon jump into wrestling season after deep playoff runs in football

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 9:31pm
SOLON — Both Williamsburg and Solon finished the prep football season at the UNI-Dome. The Raiders reached the semifinals in Class 2A, while the Spartans were the 3A runners-up. Deep playoff...
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UNI defensive end Brawntae Wells makes an impact off the field

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 9:12pm
CEDAR FALLS — Like any college student-athlete, Northern Iowa junior defensive end Brawntae Wells hopes to extend his football career to the next level. If Wells’ professional football...
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Photos: Williamsburg vs. Solon, Iowa high school wrestling

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 8:58pm
Williamsburg defeated Solon on the Spartans’ home turf, 47-27, on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019.
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Iowa State volleyball back in NCAA tournament after rare miss last season

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 5:00pm
AMES — After a one-year hiatus from the NCAA volleyball tournament, Iowa State is back. Last season was the first time in 12 years the Cyclones didn’t make it and with their return this...
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On UNI Podcast: Why UNI didn’t get a top-8 FCS seed, South Dakota State preview

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 4:04pm
Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier sportswriter Jim Nelson and Gazette correspondent begin this week’s podcast looking back at No. 6 Northern Iowa’s 17-3 first round playoff win over San Diego...
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Iowa men's basketball faces a heck of a Big Ten opener at Michigan

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 3:07pm
IOWA CITY — Everything to this point has been a prologue, a preface. The Big Ten play’s the thing. The conference starts its annual two-game, early-season jump-start Friday with Iowa at...
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On Iowa Podcast: Bowl possibilities are narrowing

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 1:32pm
We get into bowls on this week’s On Iowa Podcast. The scenario is fairly simple: Iowa and the Holiday Bowl like each other, but the Citrus Bowl will hang on to Iowa for insurance and because...
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The 2019 Gazette all-area football team

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 11:56am
They are Cade and Jay. Or, if you prefer Cedar Rapids Kennedy defensive jargon, they are Mike and Lou. Cade Parker is “Mike,” code for middle linebacker. His role is to locate the ball...
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Libby Arnold, Caitlynn Daniels hope to lead Xavier to girls’ state basketball

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 11:19am
“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way.” — John C. Maxwell, bestselling author on leadership, said. CEDAR RAPIDS — Being a senior comes with...
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Shot clock at Iowa girls' basketball Rivalry Saturday: The aftermath

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 11:17am
When the addition of a shot clock for Rivalry Saturday was discussed, another rule modification was added as an experimental throw-in. It turned out to be the more impactful modification. “I...
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Hawkeyes see it: College game is International House of Basketball

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 5, 2019 - 9:51am
While watching Tuesday night’s Iowa-Syracuse men’s basketball game on television, it struck me that Hawkeyes guard Joe Toussaint was from New York City, long a fertile recruiting...
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Iowa rolls past Clemson in Tania Davis’ return to Carver

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 9:51pm
IOWA CITY — The postgame handshake line evolved into a traffic jam of hugs. Coaches, staff and players embraced Tania Davis. Monika Czinano capped it by lifting her in a bearhug, and twirling...
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Iowa State men’s basketball puts away Kansas City late

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 8:58pm
AMES — Iowa State men’s basketball coach Steve Prohm said Tuesday he thought it would be tough for his team to get up mentally for Kansas City. The Cyclones had just played three...
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Photos: Iowa women’s basketball vs. Clemson

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 8:26pm
Hawkeye women’s basketball took on Clemson Wednesday night, and 2018-19 starters Tania Davis and Hannah Stewart returned to Carver-Hawkeye to receive their Big 10 Championship rings.
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Iowa's Tristan Wirfs named Big Ten Offensive Lineman of the Year

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 6:15pm
Iowa junior tackle Tristan Wirfs is the Rimington-Pace Offensive Lineman of the Year, the Big Ten Conference announced Wednesday. Wirfs, who started nine games at right tackle and three at left...
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Gazette all-area volleyball 2019: Tipton's Sommer Daniel, Mount Vernon's Maggie Willems earn top honors

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 3:52pm
It’s a rare statistical feat, for sure. Unprecedented in Iowa, perhaps, though nobody can say for sure. And it reflects Sommer Daniel’s four-year display of versatile brilliance. Or is...
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Passionate Schiano takes over Rutgers football for 2nd time

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 2:10pm
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Five minutes after being introduced as the Rutgers football coach for a second time, Greg Schiano gave a clear indication why he might be the man to make the Scarlet...
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A ‘new era’ of wrestling at Maquoketa Valley

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 12:37pm
DELHI — From a young age, Kurt Hatfield has been living the sport of wrestling. “I was drawn to the competitiveness,” said Hatfield, the new varsity coach at Maquoketa Valley....
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Coaching against Hawkeyes in a bowl leads to job insecurity

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 9:24am
No coach should want to face Iowa in a bowl game this year. It’s not that the Hawkeyes are a combination of Clemson, LSU and Ohio State in a clever disguise. No, it’s just that things...
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Girls’ basketball area Super Ten

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - December 4, 2019 - 9:20am
The Gazette’s area girls’ basketball Super Ten, through games played Tuesday, Dec. 3: 1. IOWA CITY HIGH * Record: 0-0. MVC: 0-0. * Offensive average: 00.0. Defensive average: 00.0. *...
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