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Columbus Girls Tennis: Athletes of the Week

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How Sweet it is to win --number 16... More>>

Athlete of the Week: Isaiah Mundell Waverly-Shell Rock

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Waverly-Shell Rock's Isaiah Mundell seems to be scoring at will this season.  More>>

Hayden Shaw: Athlete of the Week

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Black Hawks defenseman Hayden Shaw is a pretty nice guy "what makes Hayden special is what a great young man he is. " "Always smiling, laughing, keeping things loose" Turns out, however, he's also a pretty good hockey player -- with goals this season -- the high school junior is the 3rd leading scorer on the Black Hawks defensive line -- His offensive skills you can't teach, and he's scored some timely big time goals for us. He's been incredible for as young as he's been. He's one of th... More>>

Abby Caldwell" Athlete of the Week

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Waverly-Shell Rock Senior Abby Caldwell has no shortage of role models -- "Brother's won state titles, dad's coached state titles, my sister." On top of that -- she spent 3 years as a training partner with 8 time track and cross country champion Anna Holdiman -- who's moved on to Florida State -- "It was nice to have someone show me the way." But now Caldwell is out of the shadows and has emerged in to the spotlight as one of the runners to watch at this year's state meet -- she just finished... More>>

Athlete of the Week: Hudson's Casey Miles

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Basketball is a family affair for Hudson senior Casey Miles -- Her father Steve currently coaches the Pirates boys team -- while younger sister Corey is one of her teammates. But to Casey -- this entire More>>

Jordan Newman: Athlete of the Week

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That's a familiar sound to Waterloo West Senior Jordan Newman Jordan -- a big contributor on last year's state title team -- has taken the lead this year -- raising her scoring average by 32 -- That More>>

Athlete of the Week: Haley Puk

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Waterloo West's Haley Puk is one of the key leaders for a 16 and 2 Wahawk team.
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Athlete of the Week: Kyle Haber

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Dubuque Senior's Kyle Haber is superstar on the court as well as in the classroom -- Wendell Eimers | Dubuque Senior Head Coach said, "He's got an unbelievable high IQ, and he's been able to take those More>>

Athlete of the Week: Allis Tahahwah

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Whether it's driving hard to the bucket -- or knocking it down from the arc -- Allis Tahahwah just seems to find ways to score -- "I play AAU tournaments. I've got a lot of practice in basketball, so More>>

Athlete of the Week: Waverly-SR's Derifield

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Commitment has been the key for Waverly-Shell Rock's Spencer Derifield -- It's commitment that's made him one of the wrestlers in the state of Iowa -- and it's commitment that makes him better each time More>>

Athlete of the Week: Carson Parker

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Dike-New Hartford point guard Carson Parker has been lighting up opponents in the early season.The Wolverine senior has averaged better than 30 points a game -- leading DNH to a 3 and oh record in the More>>

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  • NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:52 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:52:16 GMT
    The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...More >>
    The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go...More >>
  • Iowa City West clips Dowling at State Baseball Tournament

    Iowa City West clips Dowling at State Baseball Tournament

    Iowa City West clips Dowling at State Baseball Tournament

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:46:48 GMT
    Fourth-seeded Iowa City West broke a 2-2 tie with two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to defeat fifth-seeded Dowling Catholic 4-2 in a Class 4A quarterfinal Wednesday afternoon at Principal Park.Devin Raftensperger started the sixth inning with a triple for the Trojans, scoring on the next play on an RBI single by Nate Boland. After a sacrifice bunt, pinch-hitter Spencer Wiskus doubled to left-centerfield scoring Boland, making it 4-2.owIowaity West moves on toa Class 4A semifinal matc...More >>
    Fourth-seeded Iowa City West broke a 2-2 tie with two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to defeat fifth-seeded Dowling Catholic 4-2 in a Class 4A quarterfinal Wednesday afternoon at Principal Park.Devin Raftensperger started the sixth inning with a triple for the Trojans, scoring on the next play on an RBI single by Nate Boland. After a sacrifice bunt, pinch-hitter Spencer Wiskus doubled to left-centerfield scoring Boland, making it 4-2.owIowaity West moves on toa Class 4A semifinal matc...More >>
  • Hempstead gets by Valley in 4A State Baseball Tournament

    Hempstead gets by Valley in 4A State Baseball Tournament

    Hempstead gets by Valley in 4A State Baseball Tournament

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:46:28 GMT
    A three-run sixth inning helped the second-seeded Dubuque Hempstead Mustangs rallie past the West Des Moines Valley Tigers, 4-2, in the Class 4A state quarterfinals at Principal Park on Wednesday night.After loading the bases in the bottom of the sixth, the Mustangs responded and tied the game when Bortscheller drove in Crimmins on an RBI single. Hempstead then took a 3-2 lead when Kolker scored on the suicide squeeze by Gross. The margin increased to 4-2 when Valley tried to get Bortscheller...More >>
    A three-run sixth inning helped the second-seeded Dubuque Hempstead Mustangs rallie past the West Des Moines Valley Tigers, 4-2, in the Class 4A state quarterfinals at Principal Park on Wednesday night.After loading the bases in the bottom of the sixth, the Mustangs responded and tied the game when Bortscheller drove in Crimmins on an RBI single. Hempstead then took a 3-2 lead when Kolker scored on the suicide squeeze by Gross. The margin increased to 4-2 when Valley tried to get Bortscheller...More >>
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  • NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:52 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:52:16 GMT
    The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...More >>
    The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go...More >>
  • UPDATE: Hawkeyes suspend free tuition raffle over legal concerns

    UPDATE: Hawkeyes suspend free tuition raffle over legal concerns

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:30:29 GMT
    To get more students to buy, the university was trying to offer new incentives, ranging from Hy-Vee gift cards to free tuition. But it's that "free tuition" part that may pose problems for the athletic department -- and as of Wednesday evening, athletic officials weren't sure it was entirely legal.More >>
    To get more students to buy, the university was trying to offer new incentives, ranging from Hy-Vee gift cards to free tuition. But it's that "free tuition" part that may pose problems for the athletic department -- and as of Wednesday evening, athletic officials weren't sure it was entirely legal.More >>
  • South Winn falls in first trip to state baseball tournament

    South Winn falls in first trip to state baseball tournament

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:36:05 GMT
    Fifth-seeded Roland-Story scored four runs in the first two innings to beat fourth-seeded South Winneshiek 4-1 in the Class 2A quarterfinals Monday afternoon at Principal Park.More >>
    Fifth-seeded Roland-Story scored four runs in the first two innings to beat fourth-seeded South Winneshiek 4-1 in the Class 2A quarterfinals Monday afternoon at Principal Park.More >>
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