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2019 boys’ spring golf: Individuals and teams to watch

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - April 3, 2019 - 12:11pm
INDIVIDUALS TO WATCH Ted Bridges, West Branch, sr., Sixth at Class 2A state tournament, first-team all-state tournament team by IHSGCA, led the Bears with 41.25 adjusted average. Brandon Larsen, West...
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A successful agate hunt yields beautiful rocks

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - April 3, 2019 - 10:49am
In a full day’s search on the last day of March, Mike Jacobs of Monticello and I found 121 agates. That seemed a lot to an amateur like me, whose agate hunting has been largely confined to...
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Williamsburg golfer Karly Berkland, ready for another shot at state

WILLIAMSBURG — It seems volleyball isn’t the only sport Karly Berkland excels at. “She handles the pressure of being our number one girl very well,” said Todd Subbert,...
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Jill Bennett embraces leadership role for Linn-Mar girls' track and field

CEDAR RAPIDS — The process started last season. Linn-Mar Coach Nathan Hopp encouraged Jill Bennett to be more of a leader, despite talented seniors like Payton Wensel at the forefront for the...
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Iowa State safety Greg Eisworth wants more after successful first season

AMES — Iowa State safety Greg Eisworth earned Big 12 Newcomer of the Year and first-team All-Big 12 honors as a redshirt sophomore after transferring from Ole Miss by way of Trinity Valley...
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Second national title in four years had Kirkwood men’s basketball in a celebratory mood

CEDAR RAPIDS — For the friends, family and fans of the Kirkwood men’s basketball team, Tuesday was a day of celebration. Ten days after winning the third NJCAA Division-II national...
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Marion boys’ soccer adjusts to expectations, handles Solon in season opener

SOLON — Just as Kory Boebel prepared for the final preseason game in his first season as a head coach, the news broke. His Marion boys’ soccer team was the No. 1-ranked team in Class...
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Cedar Rapids Kernels reliever Joe Record excited for first pro outing, 2 years in the making

CEDAR RAPIDS — Opening day in baseball is special. Yeah, it’s only one of 162 games at the major-league level. It’s one of 140 in the minors. But virtually everyone gets geeked up...
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Iowa’s defense might be a 5-11 defensive end this season

IOWA CITY — OK, Iowa’s defense is in the world of a 4-2-5 scheme now. Last week, head coach Kirk Ferentz said it was part of the philosophy, part of its “DNA.” What the...
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Photos: Hawkeye fans welcome home Iowa women's basketball team

A meorable season for the Iowa women’s basketball team came to an end Monday night, and the Hawkeyes’ fans made sure to give them a warm welcome home. Fans gathered Tuesday at the...
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