Serena Williams reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of the year with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Kaia Kenepi in the U.S. Open on Monday, keeping her hopes alive for a third straight Flushing Meadows crown. More>>
Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday. More>>
What do you think of the updated University of Iowa football mascot? More>>
The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization." More>>
The skies opened up here a couple of times tonight, which was pretty much deja vu all over again. More>>
One of the great benefits of the new 4A district formation is that 3A schools now play 4A teams.
There was a great matchup Friday night as the four-time defending 1-A State Champion Iowa City Regina, who is riding a state record 56-game win streak, met a Solon team that advanced to the 3-A State Semifinals. More>>
The W. Delaware Hawks got off to a strong start and kept rolling as the Hawks took down W. Dubuque Friday. More>>
Brandon Montour might once again wear a Waterloo Black Hawks sweater, at least temporarily.Montour was set to begin his college career at UMass, but for an undisclosed reason, he's been ruled ineligible to join the team until December.According to a report on SBNation.com, the reigning USHL Player of the Year will return to Waterloo to play in the meantime. Black Hawks front office staff were unable to confirm or deny the report.Montour led all defensemen in the league last season with 20 goa... More>>
Connor McCaffery didn't even have to pick up a phone to make his college commitment. McCaffery decided this weekend to play for the Hawkeyes and his father, head coach Fran McCaffery.Connor is entering his sophomore season at Iowa City West. During his freshman campaign he averaged 6.1 points per game and helped lead the Trojans to a third straight state title.Connor McCaffery is listed as the 24th nationally ranked recruit in the class of 2017 by ESPN. More>>
The Hawkeyes got off to an early start with a touchdown within minutes of the game beginning.
Iowa State squandered a quick start as North Dakota State rallied with 34 unanswered points to storm out of Ames with a 34-14 season opening win.The win was the 25th straight for the Bison, tying an all-time FCS division record.The Cyclones were the early aggressors. Aaron Wimberly opened up the scoring with a 16 yard touchdown run. Wimberly picked up a 3 yard touchdown in the second quarter, set up by Allen Lazard's first career catch, a 47 yard reception, which would put Iowa State up 14-0 ... More>>
Don Bosco has lost several key players from last year's perfect 14-and-0 season including all-everything quarterback Jake Hogan. More>>
A cross-town rivalry turned into Mother Nature's playground at Kingston Stadium in Cedar Rapids. More>>
Gladbrook-Reinbeck played host to the Union Knights on Friday night. More>>
Both Crestwood and New Hampton made the playoffs in 2013. More>>
Independence scored 21-points in the 4th quarter to beat Columbus, 32-0 Friday night, andspoil the coaching debut of former Sailor all-state quarterback, Brad Schmit. Schmit, who led the Sailors to a state championship in 2004, returns to his alma mater as the Sailor's Head Coach, replacing Aundra Meeks, who left Columbus, and is now coaching at West Des Moines Dowling. Independence got a great night from senior running back, Chase Straw. Straw, also a great wrestling for the Mustangs, ran fo... More>>
Don Bosco has lost several key players from last year's perfect 14 and 0 season including all-everything Quarterback Jake Hogan.
A nice Class A match-up, as Starmont visited Wapsie Valley.
West High School is proud and excited to announce Kevin Emily has been recommended to the Waterloo Schools Board of Education for the position of head wrestling coach. More>>
It's a Bobcat Strong show of support from a competing school. More>>
Dike-New Hartford took advantage of five Aplington-Parkersburg turnovers and a muffed punt to beat the Falcons 27-7 in the AG Bowl at Ed Thomas Field in Parkersburg. More>>
Good as she is, even Serena Williams can find it tough to deal with swirling wind, so much so that she double-faulted three times in her first service game Thursday at the U.S. Open. More>>
Hello I'm Rick Coleman here with the head coach of the Northern Iowa Panthers Mark Farley ahead of the Panthers big game this Saturday at Kinnick stadium against the Iowa Hawkeyes. Coach a big game for the panthers--a big game for the state... this is your third trip to Kinnick as head coach what did you learn from your three previous experiences that will help this time. "I think we learned from the fact we can compete--we are going to have an great game plan and play it very well they hav... More>>
The Western Dubuque High School Freshman football team paid a special tribute to the four boys killed earlier this month in a horrific crash. More>>
University of Iowa professor Kembrew McLeod has dressed as a robot to heckle Bill Clinton and Michele Bachmann. Now he's targeting his own school over its controversial pink visitors' locker room at Kinnick Stadium. More>>
In a move that can be considered strange at best, the Iowa Barnstormers completed a move that takes the franchise from the Arena Football League to the lower-tiered Indoor Football League, which includes the Cedar Rapids Titans. More>>
This Saturday's game between North Dakota State and Iowa State is a homecoming of sorts for Waterloo native and new Bison head coach Chris Klieman. More>>
A former Cedar Falls High School star will be a snap away from the starting lineup when the second-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide takes on West Virginia in their season opener Saturday afternoon. More>>
Rainy weather may cause headaches for Hawkeye fans trying to find a place to park at the first game of the season this weekend. More>>
By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer Chiney Ogwumike always enjoyed following her sister's path. Now the Connecticut Sun player joins her as a winner of the WNBA rookie of the year award. More>>
Josh Gordon's wait is over, and so is his 2014 season. Now the star wide receiver's career is in peril. More>>
A visit to Waterloo East's Football practice Tuesday found new Trojan head coach Richard Carter was putting his young team through a tough session. More>>
Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana test triggered a yearlong ban for Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, costing him the 2014 season. More>>
By TERESA M. WALKER AP Pro Football Writer CBS officials talked about an all-women sports show for more than a year, and now they're set to make television history. More>>
Five years ago, it took a pair of blocked field goals for the Hawkeyes to escape the Panthers. Two years ago in another competitive game Iowa needed 3 Mark Weisman touchdowns to pull out an 11 point win. Now with the Panthers at full strength Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz knows his team's in for another battle. “When these guys are healthy and ready to go, they're going to be a challenging opponent,” said Ferentz, “and we'd better be at our best, I know that.” The Hawkeyes expect some big things as... More>>
Mike Krzyzewski's big men had barely finished pushing around Slovenia when he was asked how they would match up with Spain's imposing frontcourt. More>>
By JIM LITKE AP Sports Writer Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald flies around the practice field some days like he was still playing. Other days, he gets his kicks by running training camp more like a... More>>
University of Iowa President Sally Mason says she stands by the controversial firing of women's field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum. More>>
Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open. More>>
Mark Farley decided on a starting quarterback for Saturday's game against Iowa, and that will be Sawyer Kollmorgen -- Kollmorgen, a junior, won the starting job over senior Brion Carnes. He'll be entering his third season as the Panthers regular starting quarterback. Carnes, however, is expected to get time under center as well. Coach Mark Farley says he will play this weekend against the Hawkeyes, but specifically when that happens is up in the air. “It's more who's got the hot hand, who's m... More>>
Iowa State is looking for something different as they open the season on Saturday against 3-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State.A year ago, the Cyclones opened the season with a 28-20 loss to Northern Iowa. The Cyclones went on to lose 9 of their first 10 games, with the only win coming at Tulsa.Head coach Paul Rhoads believes that opening loss was a factor in Iowa State's performance in the next few games."I would argue that the start of our season beyond the opener and the first ... More>>
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