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Linn-Mar blanks Muscatine, returns to girls' state soccer tournament

June 3, 2019 - 7:32pm
MARION — For the most part, the rain stayed away from Linn-Mar Stadium on Monday. Literally, that is. Figuratively, the second half was a deluge. Third-ranked Linn-Mar scored four times in a...
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Birmingham-Southern College drops to Division III, plays for national baseball title

June 3, 2019 - 4:58pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — This is Jan Weisberg’s program. He poured the cement floors, so to speak, put up all the wooden beams, pounded every nail, shingled the roof. Everything. Weisberg took...
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Talking Mount Vernon girls’ soccer

June 3, 2019 - 2:58pm
MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon girls’ soccer team travels to Waverly-Shell Rock tonight to play for a berth in the state tournament, The Class 2A regional final kicks off at 6:30...
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Aaron White, Jarrod Uthoff, and the NBA

June 3, 2019 - 2:53pm
Trying to get onto an NBA roster … oh, it’s difficult. Former Iowa Hawkeye forward Jarrod Uthoff took part in a Minnesota Timberwolves minicamp Saturday for about a dozen free agents....
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C.R. Xavier takes top Class 3A spot in latest IHSBCA poll

June 3, 2019 - 2:47pm
Cedar Rapids Xavier’s start has led to a 5-0 record and the top spot in the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association rankings. The Saints moved up to a couple spots in Class 3A and is one...
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Three former Hawkeyes on National Football Foundation Hall of Fame ballot

June 3, 2019 - 10:51am
Three former Iowa Hawkeyes All-Americans are on the 2020 National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame ballot. They are: Dallas Clark: Unanimous first-team All-American and winner of the...
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Iowa-Iowa State football series extended to 2025

June 3, 2019 - 10:10am
Iowa and Iowa State have extended their football series another two years, through the 2025 season. The joint announcement was made Monday by the athletic directors of both schools. The teams have...
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So far, so good at NCAA Division III World Series

June 3, 2019 - 8:35am
CEDAR RAPIDS — Chuck Yrigoyen doesn’t want to sound like a whiner. He just loves what he’s watched at Memorial Stadium the past three days and wants you to love it, too. Or at...
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NHL Hall of Famer Rob Blake among the dignitaries at C.R. RoughRiders tryout camp

June 2, 2019 - 3:38pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — A real, live, honest-to-goodness hockey hall of famer was at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena this weekend. We could be talking about any of the kids that took part in the Cedar...
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15-year-old comes close to record at Pigman Triathlon

June 2, 2019 - 2:02pm
PALO — Cedar Rapids Prairie student Anthony Lee starts his last week of his freshman year Monday, just like any other student in the district. But unlike his classmates, Lee will enter his...
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Cedar Rapids Xavier wins girls' state team tennis championship

June 1, 2019 - 10:15pm
Cedar Rapids Xavier defeated Waterloo Columbus, 5-2, for the state championship in the Class 1A girls’ state team tennis tournament Saturday at the Johnson High School and Middle School Complex...
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Iowa City West boys’ soccer surges into 3A state final with win over Cedar Rapids Washington

June 1, 2019 - 7:24pm
DES MOINES — No school in the history of Iowa boys’ soccer has participated in more state-championship matches than Iowa City West. For the second time since 2014 and the 13th in school...
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Boys 3A soccer semifinals - CR Washington vs IC West

June 1, 2019 - 6:21pm
Iowa City West wins over Cedar Rapids Washington 3-1 in boys 3A soccer state semifinals
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Two matches, two shutouts for the Cedar Rapids Xavier boys at state soccer

June 1, 2019 - 3:59pm
DES MOINES — As the old chestnut goes, “It is hard to lose when the other team does not score.” For the second day in a row, a stout defensive effort from the Cedar Rapids Xavier...
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Boys 2A soccer semifinals - Xavier vs Gilbert

June 1, 2019 - 3:47pm
Cedar Rapids Xavier shuts out Gilbert 2-0 in the boys’ state soccer 2A semifinals
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Iowans In The Minors

June 1, 2019 - 2:16pm
Former local and area preps and former University of Iowa players who are in affiliated professional baseball. All statistics mentioned are through Friday lll l Jake Adams (University of Iowa): First...
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Iowa City Regina seniors look to close out soccer career with third state title

June 1, 2019 - 1:53pm
DES MOINES — Iowa City Regina seniors Leo Gasparoni, Max Petersen and Jonah Warren have played soccer together since they were in elementary school. Their friendship forged through soccer will...
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Iowa Hawkeyes pitcher Cole McDonald likes his chances of being taken in this week’s MLB Draft

June 1, 2019 - 1:49pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — He’ll almost surely hear (or see) his name at some point this week. But don’t tell Cole McDonald that. The University of Iowa pitcher will believe it when he sees...
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Boys 1A soccer semifinals - IC Regina vs West Liberty

June 1, 2019 - 1:34pm
Iowa City Regina defeated West Liberty 3-1 in the boys 1A state soccer semifinals
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Johns Hopkins: Brainpower and baseball power

June 1, 2019 - 9:46am
CEDAR RAPIDS — Maybe you’d like to play for the Cubs or Cardinals or Yankees or Dodgers. But it wouldn’t be too bad a deal to be a baseball player for the Johns Hopkins...
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