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Author: Jeff Linder | March 29, 2012 | 4 comments

(Here's how Jeff Linder from The Gazette-KCRG would complete the ongoing conference realignment issue for small schools throughout Eastern Iowa)Thank you all for attending this meeting. Please grab a doughnut and some coffee on your way to your seat. Make yourselves comfortable; this shouldn't take ...

Author: Jeff Linder | March 25, 2012 | No comments

Area boys track teams to watch for 2012:CEDAR RAPIDS WASHINGTONCoach -- Bill Pinckney2011 state finish -- 4th place in Class 4A, 39 pointsReturning state placewinners -- Alonzo Carr, jr. (3rd, 800 relay; 4th, 400 relay); Will Griffin, sr. (2nd, 100; 3rd, 800 relay; 4th, 400 ...

Author: Jeff Johnson | February 21, 2012 | No comments

SOLON — They played ‘em in the first round of the state tournament last season, and now the North Cedar Knights have to play ‘em just to get there. Good to see you again, Cascade Cougars.“We’re happy to play them again,” North Cedar star Jordan ...

Author: Jeff Linder | February 21, 2012 | 7 comments

MONTICELLO -- The Big East Conference will disappear. A new, yet-to-be-named conference will form.The Cedar Valley and Wamac conference will get a little smaller. The Tri-Rivers Conference will get a lot bigger.And Cedar Valley Christian School will have a home.Those are the likelihoods disclosed from ...

Author: Jeff Linder | February 19, 2012 | No comments

Some of it was adrenalin. A lot of it was preparation.Brian Wheatley spent late Friday night (and early Saturday morning) in college-student mode, cramming for an exam.A regional-final exam."I was up until 2 in the morning," said Wheatley, girls' basketball coach at North Linn High School. "We're playing another ...

Author: Jeff Linder | February 17, 2012 | No comments

(View Friday's 1A & 2A regional semifinal scores ... HERE)DELHI -- When the security blanket came back, so did Monticello's mojo.Brooke Stahlberg spearheaded a second-half push, and the Panthers downed ninth-ranked Maquoketa Valley, 59-51, in a Class 2A girls' basketball regional semifinal before a packed ...

Author: Jeff Linder | February 16, 2012 | No comments

An early illness put the Belle Plaine girls' basketball team in an early hole.Now, the Plainsmen are more than playing catch-up. They're two games from Never Never Land.Belle Plaine continues its postseason journey Friday at Huxley, when it faces Woodward-Granger in a Class 1A girls' ...

Author: Jeff Linder | February 13, 2012 | No comments

Game, set, rubber match.Iowa City Regina and Mid-Prairie were unable to determine girls' basketball superiority in the regular season, splitting their two games and sharing the Cedar Valley Conference championship.As far as tie-breakers go, Tuesday's Class 2A regional quarterfinal certainly will suffice."Every game is important, ...

Author: Jeff Linder | January 21, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Good bye, "downer."Hello, spoiler.Monticello erased an 11-point third-quarter deficit and edged Class 2A 15th-ranked North Linn, 45-42, in a Tri-Rivers Conference girls' basketball game at Rivalry Saturday at Washington High School."The last two games had been a real downer for us," said Jordan ...

Author: Jeff Johnson | January 19, 2012 | 1 comment

MONTICELLO - This is Tim Lambert's 13th year at Monticello. His team's next win will be its 13th."Don't jinx us," Lambert said, probably only half kidding.You can't blame the coach for not wanting anything to screw up what has been a special season for his team. ...

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