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Brock Purdy’s record-breaking day leads Cyclones to blowout win

1 hour 32 min ago
AMES — It poured in Ames on Saturday in Jack Trice Stadium ... just not the kind the meteorologists predicted. While the rain and lightning stayed away, Iowa State’s offense poured on...
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Re-al Mitchell impressive in first significant action for Cyclones

1 hour 32 min ago
AMES — Iowa State backup quarterback Re-al Mitchell got his first extended playing time in Iowa State’s 72-20 blowout of Louisiana-Monroe. Mitchell, who played a little bit as a true...
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Slick floor brings an early end to Marion Invitational

4 hours 10 min ago
MARION — It wasn’t the heat. It was the humidity. A slick gymnasium floor at the Marion High School gymnasium spelled an early end to the Marion Invitational volleyball tournament...
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Prep football rewind: Monticello starts 4-0 for first time since 1977

5 hours 34 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — The district gauntlet awaits. But the Monticello football team goes into it with a lot of momentum. The Panthers rallied from a halftime deficit, scored a go-ahead touchdown in...
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It’s not just winning at Solon, but winning right

8 hours 29 min ago
SOLON — What kind of football town is this? For starters, Solon has a 7-year-old stadium that would be the envy of many small colleges, let alone a Class 3A Iowa high school. It’s the...
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Cedar Rapids Jefferson football beats Cedar Rapids Washington for first time since 2001

September 20, 2019 - 11:03pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — One might find a few Cedar Rapids Jefferson seniors that were alive the last time the J-Hawks beat Cedar Rapids Washington in football. No matter. The next graduating class of...
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Photos: Cedar Rapids Kennedy vs. Cedar Rapids Prairie, Iowa high school football Week 4

September 20, 2019 - 10:11pm
No. 7 Cedar Rapids Kennedy defeated Cedar Rapids Prairie on homecoming night for Prairie.
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North Linn knocks off No. 3 Ed-Co to stay undefeated

September 20, 2019 - 10:04pm
TROY MILLS — First they had to stabilize. Then they started to pulverize. In the end, the North Linn Lynx dramatized. And won. North Linn’s defense stopped a fourth-and-goal running...
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Photos: Cedar Rapids Jefferson vs. Cedar Rapids Washington, Iowa high school football Week 4

September 20, 2019 - 9:57pm
Cedar Rapids Jefferson beat Cedar Rapids Washington 24-7 Friday night at Kingston Stadium.
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Turkey Valley scores on every possession in claiming battle of unbeatens with Springville

September 20, 2019 - 9:42pm
SPRINGVILLE — Right before halftime the Springville scoreboard went blank. The culprit was likely a fuse or a disconnected power line. The way Turkey Valley and Springville tallied points...
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No. 7 Cedar Rapids Kennedy overcomes a pair of 14-point deficits, topples Prairie

September 20, 2019 - 9:31pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Brian White spent the early stages of the game out-thinking himself, then kicking himself. At halftime, though, he was calm, collected and composed. “There was no...
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Cedar Rapids Xavier beats West Delaware with big plays in first half

September 20, 2019 - 9:26pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Xavier quarterback Tyler Dupont was certainly efficient in the first half of Friday’s game with West Delaware. The senior didn’t throw often, but when...
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Iowa State vs. Louisiana Monroe preview: Time, TV, live stream, line, prediction

September 20, 2019 - 5:54pm
Iowa State (1-1) wraps up non-conference play Saturday as it hosts Louisiana Monroe (1-1) at Jack Trice Stadium. Here’s our prediction and details on how to watch and listen to the game. Iowa...
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Iowa high school football Week 4: Live scoreboard, updates and more

September 20, 2019 - 5:08pm
Week 4 of the Iowa high school football season features three top-10 matchups in Class 4A, plus a handful of intriguing non-district games around the Gazette area. District play is underway for some...
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UNI vs. Idaho State preview: Time, TV, live stream, prediction

September 20, 2019 - 4:28pm
CEDAR FALLS — Saturday’s game at the UNI-Dome between No. 9 Northern Iowa and Idaho State is the first game of a home-and-home series. The Panthers (1-1) and Bengals (1-1) have only met...
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Sam Maloney has worked to make his final Loras football season his best

September 20, 2019 - 3:59pm
DUBUQUE — Hard work has been a cornerstone in Sam Maloney’s football career. The blue-collar approach helped him earn all-state honors and school records as a prep at West Delaware. He...
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Iowa band members say they took verbal, physical, sexual abuse from ISU fans

September 20, 2019 - 12:39pm
IOWA CITY — Members of the Hawkeye Marching Band say they were subject to racial slurs, verbal and physical sexual harassment and assault, shoves that sent one woman to the hospital and thrown...
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North Cedar volleyball photos

September 20, 2019 - 12:15pm
STANWOOD — The North Cedar volleyball team heads into a match against Anamosa on Tuesday on a three-game winning streak. The Knights are 10-7 overall after beating Camanche, 3-1, on Thursday.
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Iowa’s Cordell Pemsl suspended after OWI charge

September 20, 2019 - 8:13am
IOWA CITY — University of Iowa redshirt junior Cordell Pemsl was arrested early Friday morning in Iowa City for operating while intoxicated (OWI). UI athletics department officials are in the...
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Iowa high school football Week 4: Who the ranked teams face

September 19, 2019 - 10:48pm
Three top-10 matchups in Class 4A highlight the Week 4 Iowa high school football schedule. Here’s a look at who the ranked teams face in each class Friday night. CLASS 4A No. 1 West Des...
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