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Marion’s Delaney Rice provides her own headache for North Scott at state volleyball

3 hours 32 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — Delaney Rice is more of a ponytail girl. She’s not a fan of braids. “I don’t like this fancy stuff,” she said. “My scalp is...
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Photos: Marion vs. North Scott, Iowa Class 4A state volleyball quarterfinals

3 hours 36 min ago
No. 8 Marion swept No. 3 North Scott
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Balanced West Delaware knocks off Waverly-Shell Rock in state volleyball quarterfinals

3 hours 46 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — The West Delaware volleyball offensive attack runs through senior setter Macey Kleitsch. The two-time Wamac East Player of the Year and Grand View commit makes sure the opponent...
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West Delaware vs. Waverly-Shell Rock, Iowa Class 4A state volleyball quarterfinal round

4 hours 1 min ago
Action from the Class 4A quarterfinal between Waverly-Shell Rock and West Delaware at the IGHSAU state volleyball tournament in Cedar Rapids. West Delaware won the match, 25-16, 22-25, 25-17, 25-20.
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Down 2 sets, Western Dubuque rallies to upset No. 2 Xavier in state volleyball quarterfinals

4 hours 34 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — Happy to be here? Forget that. The Western Dubuque Bobcats are talking title. “We’re young, but we know we can beat the tough teams,” Maddie Harris said....
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Photos: Western Dubuque vs. Cedar Rapids Xavier, Iowa Class 4A state volleyball quarterfinal

5 hours 13 min ago
#10 Western Dubuque goes to five sets to upset #2 Cedar Rapids Xavier
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No. 1 Sergeant Bluff-Luton gets past Glenwood in 4A state volleyball quarterfinals

5 hours 36 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS – Only four players on Sergeant Bluff-Luton’s volleyball team had any significant varsity playing experience before this season. Plenty of new faces has yielded zero...
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Sergeant Bluff-Luton vs. Glenwood, Iowa Class 4A state volleyball quarterfinal round

6 hours 11 min ago
Action from the Class 4A quarterfinal match between Sergeant Bluff-Luton and Glenwood. Sergeant Bluff-Luton won the match, 27-25, 25-17, 23-25, 25-18.
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Minnesota magnitude: This is a very different Pig week for the Hawkeyes

6 hours 31 min ago
IOWA CITY — The Minnesota Golden Gophers are 9-0. The Gophers are ranked No. 7 in the country. The Gophers have one of the most balanced and vibrant offenses in the Big Ten. The Gophers have...
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Valley ousts archrival Dowling in Class 5A state volleyball quarterfinals

7 hours 24 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — Take it, the Valley Tigers told themselves. Because nothing will be given. Mired in a 19-all tie in the fourth set, third-ranked West Des Moines Valley closed out the match with...
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Ankeny advances to state volleyball semifinals in legendary coach Dave Whims’ return

7 hours 38 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — Only eight teams in Iowa history have reached the state volleyball tournament more times than the Ankeny Hawkettes. Even with 18 state-qualifier banners to its name, just two...
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University of Iowa student, a former Cedar Rapids wrestler, dies

7 hours 38 min ago
IOWA CITY — A third-year University of Iowa enterprise leadership major died Monday, according to an email sent Tuesday to the UI campus community. The message did not disclose details of...
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Iowa football notebook: Brandon Smith remains out, Kristian Welch getting closer

7 hours 40 min ago
IOWA CITY — Their middle linebacker could be back this week. Arguably their best wide receiver will not. Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz said Kristian Welch has been working in practice as he...
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Photos: West Des Moines Valley vs West Des Moines Dowling Iowa Class 5A state volleyball quarterfinals

7 hours 47 min ago
West Des Moines Valley defeats Dowling in four
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Ankeny vs. Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln, Iowa Class 5A state volleyball quarterfinal round

8 hours 10 min ago
Photos from the 5A quarterfinal round. Ankeny won the match, 25-20, 25-15, 25-18.
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Pleasant Valley makes Liberty’s first state volleyball appearance a brief one

8 hours 22 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — This was Iowa City Liberty’s first trip to the state volleyball tournament, but it was Randy Dolson’s 10th. He knows what can happen inside the U.S. Cellular...
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Iowa State’s Breece Hall gaining ground — on and off the football field

9 hours 11 min ago
AMES — Iowa State true freshman running back Breece Hall has proved his first games weren’t beginners luck. Hall has rushed for 186 yards on 36 attempts over the last two games....
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No. 1 Cedar Falls survives state volleyball upset bid behind Akacia Brown’s record day

9 hours 28 min ago
CEDAR RAPIDS — Before the state volleyball tournament, Cedar Falls seniors Akacia Brown and Alayna Yates discussed the oddity that neither had played a five-set match in their entire time with...
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Photos: Pleasant Valley vs. Iowa City Liberty, Iowa Class 5A state volleyball quarterfinals

9 hours 49 min ago
Pleasant Valley defeats Iowa City Liberty in four sets
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Photos: Cedar Falls vs. Waukee, Iowa Class 5A state volleyball quarterfinals

10 hours 8 min ago
Cedar Falls moves to the semifinal round of the state volleyball tournament after a 3-2 defeat of Waukee at the U.S. Cellular Center on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019.
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