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Author: K.J. Pilcher | February 21, 2014 | No comments

DES MOINES - Defending state champion Southeast Polk moved to the front of the field.The Rams passed Bettendorf for the lead in the team race after the second session of the Iowa High School Athletic Association Class 3A state wrestling tournament Friday at Wells Fargo Arena. ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | February 19, 2014 | No comments

This is the best Linn-Mar’s Alijah Jeffery has ever felt.The timing is perfect since he will attempt to cap his prep career with his best finish.The Lions’ top-ranked 120-pounder enters the Iowa High School Athletic Association state wrestling tournament as one of only seven unbeaten ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | February 15, 2014 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS – Brenden Baker went from feeling the worst to being first.All the hard work and dedication to reverse the result of last year’s district meet paid dividends. The Cedar Rapids Jefferson sophomore reaped the rewards, which is a chance at a state title.“I’m ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | February 14, 2014 | No comments

 CEDAR RAPIDS - Coaches and wrestlers don't emphasize rankings.Regularly, they can be used as motivation. They can also serve as an indicator of an upcoming challenge.The subjective list of the state's individual talent promises tough competition at the Iowa High School Athletic Association Class 3A ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | February 12, 2014 | No comments

MARION – The season has presented its share of challenges for the Linn-Mar Lions.They have endured injuries, leading to some disappointments along the way.Even though they are not totally healthy, the Lions are close. The Lions adopted the attitude of making their mark in the ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | December 14, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS - Jeff Matczak said 11 hours on the road and an overnight stay off Collins Road was worth every second.The Kaukauna (Wis.) High School wrestling coach said he wants to return, if his Galloping Ghosts are invited again.“We like to travel when we ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | December 12, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Prairie's Jarod Cadena watched as the lead constantly flipped sides of the scoreboard.He anticipated the dual would be determined by his outcome in the final match. After all, he and the Hawks have been in that role in the past, recalling last ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | November 18, 2013 | No comments

MARION - Linn-Mar wrestlers sat around the Lions wrestling room, sharing their names, grades, nicknames and the influential women in their lives.The Lions were getting re-introduced to each other, but they will have to get acquainted with some big expectations that accompany the upcoming campaign.Wrestlers ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | April 16, 2013 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS - It proved to be a formality.The Iowa High School Athletic Association contacted Cedar Rapids Prairie and Linn-Mar, asking for a rationale to their lineups for the State Duals tournament in February. Both programs responded and awaited word from the state.IHSAA Assistant Executive ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | December 13, 2012 | No comments

IOWA CITY - Alijah Jeffery is on a mission.Linn-Mar's top-ranked 120-pounder continued his dominance that he plans to carry on until late February.Jeffery recorded two pins as the Class 3A second-ranked Lions handled Iowa City West, 47-20, and Dubuque Wahlert, 66-6, in a Mississippi Valley ...

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