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Iowa high school football Week 3 rewind: Independence is 3-0 with dual-threat QB Logan Schmitt

September 14, 2019 - 12:26am
Logan Schmitt’s accurate arm guided Independence through the first two weeks. Friday, it was his legs. Schmitt ran for 217 yards and five touchdowns as the Class 3A seventh-rated Mustangs...
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Iowa vs. Iowa State preview: Time, TV, live stream, line, predictions

September 13, 2019 - 11:50pm
In a light week on the college football schedule, Iowa State (1-0) hosting No. 19 Iowa (2-0) is sure to draw plenty of eyes around the nation. Here are our predictions, plus details on how to follow...
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ESPN College GameDay at Iowa State: Live updates, How to watch

September 13, 2019 - 11:26pm
The day has finally arrived. College GameDay is live from Ames. Before Iowa State takes on No. 19 Iowa in one of the most-anticipated games in Cy-Hawk series history, Rece Davis, Kirk Herbstreit,...
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Lisbon snaps 13-game losing streak with win over Belle Plaine

September 13, 2019 - 10:16pm
LISBON — October 6, 2017. That was the date the Lisbon football team last recorded a victory. That all changed Friday night at Van Metre Field at Ash Park. “It’s big, it’s...
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No. 10 Washington takes back-and-forth shootout at No. 9 Iowa City Liberty

September 13, 2019 - 10:07pm
NORTH LIBERTY — Washington football coach James Harris was asked just how good his quarterback is and what Luke Turner means to his team. “He’s pretty handy, huh?” Harris...
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Cam Miller and company lead Solon to another blowout win

September 13, 2019 - 10:00pm
MARION — A veteran quarterback is a luxury every coach wants to have. Solon is blessed with a four-year regular in Cam Miller. His poise and leadership were on full display here Friday...
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Cedar Rapids Kennedy gives No. 1 Valley a game, but stumbles late

September 13, 2019 - 9:49pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Kennedy created plenty of chances. Capitalizing and converting didn’t occur as often as the Cougars would have liked or what they needed to topple a power...
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1A No. 3 West Branch goes over the top to hold off 2A Williamsburg, 39-33

September 13, 2019 - 9:38pm
WILLIAMSBURG — The schedule-makers did West Branch football no favors this year. The Class 1A No. 3 Bears had two 2A teams on its non-district schedule that are ranked in some state polls,...
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Blake Osborn catches, runs and kicks Benton past Center Point-Urbana

September 13, 2019 - 9:33pm
CENTER POINT — See Blake catch. See Blake run. And by all means, watch Blake kick. Blake Osborn caught a pair of long touchdown passes from Clayton Krousie, then followed with a couple of...
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Photos: Washington vs. Iowa City Liberty, Week 3 Iowa high school football

September 13, 2019 - 9:17pm
No. 10 Washington (Iowa) beat No. 9 Iowa City Liberty 28-14 in a Class 3A non-district prep football game Friday night in North Liberty.
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Photos: Cedar Rapids Kennedy vs. West Des Moines Valley, Week 3 Iowa high school football

September 13, 2019 - 9:10pm
West Des Moines Valley defeated Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 28-14, in prep football at Kingston Stadium in Cedar Rapids.
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Photos: Marion vs. Solon, Week 3 Iowa high school football

September 13, 2019 - 7:57pm
Solon plays Marion at Thomas Park in prep football week 3.
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Iowans lay down $8.6 million in first weeks of sports betting

September 13, 2019 - 6:48pm
DES MOINES — Iowans placed $8.6 million in bets during the two weeks in August that the state’s new legalized sports gambling law was in effect. The first look at sports betting figures...
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ESPN's College GameDay guest picker at Iowa State is Eric Church

September 13, 2019 - 6:03pm
If you were hoping ESPN would bring in a celebrity guest picker who has Iowa State ties for College GameDay’s first visit to Ames on Saturday, you’re out of luck. Instead,...
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Iowa high school football Week 3: Live scoreboard, updates and more

September 13, 2019 - 5:05pm
It’s Week 3 of the Iowa high school football season and another perfect night at gridirons around the state. Here’s everything you need to know. » LIVE SCOREBOARD: Tracking every game...
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Coe’s Logan Rickard ready for rivalry game against Cornell

September 13, 2019 - 3:57pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Logan Rickard admits this game is personal. The former Lisbon standout said the intense rivalry between his hometown and nearby Mount Vernon made it tough to consider the school...
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How America is picking Hawkeyes-Cyclones game

September 13, 2019 - 12:48pm
It seems to be everyone’s consensus that Iowa-Iowa State is the marquee game in college football this week. Hmmm. Canadians are always welcome here, but the only predictions I’ve found...
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Youths take aim at state bass fishing titles

September 13, 2019 - 11:43am
DUBUQUE — It is a sport folks typically don’t think of when it comes to high school extracurricular activities. With a participant number that has nearly doubled from last year, the...
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Gallery: Gazette’s August Favorite Sports Photos

September 13, 2019 - 9:59am
August means the end of summer baseball and the start of the grid iron, here are The Gazette visuals staff’s August favorite sports photos.
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For either Iowa or Iowa State fans, a torrent of torment awaits

September 13, 2019 - 8:55am
Granted, the following opinion may seem a bit insane: The fans who have a rooting interest in Saturday’s Iowa-Iowa State football game have more to lose than the players. I know, I know. That...
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