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Author: Jeff Linder | January 29, 2013 | No comments

TROY MILLS -- And that's a wrap.Class 2A third-ranked North Linn surrendered just 10 second-half points and clinched the Tri-Rivers Conference girls' basketball championship Tuesday night with a 57-40 victory over 3A No. 13 Monticello at North Linn High School.Undisputed, and still undefeated: North Linn ...

Author: Jeff Linder | January 8, 2013 | No comments

CASCADE -- The lead was all but gone. Collapse was lurking around the corner."Yeah, I was getting a little nervous," Haley Dudley said. "But you can't let nerves get the best of you. You have to stay strong."Class 2A fifth-ranked North Linn was super-strong early, suddenly ...

Author: Jeff Linder | January 8, 2013 | No comments

CASCADE -- Using a typically suffocating zone defense, Cascade moved to the head of the pack of the Tri-Rivers boys' basketball race.The Cougars allowed just two points in the second quarter and two more in the third, and defeated North Linn, 42-26, Tuesday night.Haris Takes ...

Author: Jeff Linder | January 7, 2013 | No comments

CASCADE -- North Linn is explosive. Cascade is stingy.And Tuesday's Tri-Rivers Conference girls basketball showdown is a prime example of contrasting tempos."They like to slow the game down, and we like to push the pace," North Linn Coach Brian Wheatley said. "Whoever controls tempo is ...

Author: Jeff Linder | December 20, 2012 | No comments

A winning streak has led to a pink streak in Dennis Roloff's hair.The artificial coloring is a result of a deal he made with his new girls' basketball team, the Mount Vernon Mustangs. Win five in a row, Roloff said, and he'd add a tinge ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | December 19, 2012 | No comments

A Stormin' Pointer is taking the competition by storm.Center-Point Urbana's Brock Rathbun has produced an impressive start to his prep wrestling career.The 106-pound freshman is 10-0, climbing to No. 2 of The Predicament's Class 2A individual rankings on the heels of his second tournament title Saturday."He had ...

Author: Jeff Linder | December 18, 2012 | No comments

TROY MILLS -- North Linn cross country coach Bob Mudd has been nominated for National Coach of the Year by the National High School Athletic Coaches Association.Mudd has coached 36 years at North Linn, taking 29 teams to state. The Lynx won a state championship ...

Author: Jeff Linder | December 6, 2012 | No comments

Dia Keahna was on a state-tournament team two years ago at South Tama.Now, she could be a part of a breakthrough season at Meskwaki Settlement School.Keahna is the leading scorer for the Warriors, who are off to their best season in their brief history at ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | November 25, 2012 | No comments

Matt Wempen, 113, So., Linn-Mar, Class 3A 106-pound state champion with 48-2 record.Hunter Washburn, 113, So., Alburnett, Class 1A 106-pound state champion, going 46-0.Max Thomsen, So., Union Community, Class 2A 113-pound state champion, posting 47-1 mark.Erik Lux, 170, Sr., South Tama, Class 2A 160-pound state champion ...

Author: Jeff Linder | May 29, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- In a little more than a year, three area conferences will become two.The Iowa Department of Education rendered its decision Tuesday on an ongoing dilemma with athletics affiliation.In a nutshell, the IDOE decided to dissolve the Big East Conference and expand the Tri-Rivers ...

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