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Author: Jeff Linder | November 1, 2010 | No comments

A primer on the 10 area regional volleyball finals Tuesday: IOWA CITY WEST vs. WEST DES MOINES VALLEY (4A)Time & place: 7 p.m., at NewtonRecords: Third-ranked West is 30-7; Valley is 20-15.Notable: Last year's 4A state runner-up, West is finally healthy and extremely formidable. The victim ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 30, 2010 | No comments

** RESULTS **FORT DODGE -- Lauren Benzing was content to wait. And pounce.Benzing completed an undefeated rookie season, coming on in the final mile and a half to claim the Class 2A girls' individual championship at the state cross country meet Saturday at Lakeside Golf ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 16, 2010 | No comments

Last season ended Oct. 28, 2009. This season began four days later.And that has made this season a season to remember.North Cedar continued to flex its defensive might Friday, whipping Wapello 41-0 and setting up unquestionably the biggest game in its school's existence.The sixth-rated Knights ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 15, 2010 | 1 comment

MARION -- The Union Knights have ridden the legs of Wes Burnside to a district football championship.Burnside rushed for 315 yards on 58 carries and scored the go-ahead touchdown with 2:07 to go, giving the eighth-ranked Knights a 41-35 win over No. 5 Marion in ...

Author: K.J. Pilcher | October 13, 2010 | No comments

Here is SourceMedia Group News weekly prep webcast with Scott Saville, Jeff Johnson and K.J. Pilcher.We discuss Solon's win over Class 3A top-ranked Williamsburg and the injury to Solon's Derrick Loveless, the clash between C.R. Washington and Linn-Mar, and the Lions' match up with Iowa ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 13, 2010 | No comments

A look at the week's top area football games:WATERLOO WEST at CEDAR RAPIDS KENNEDYTime & place: 7:15 p.m. Thursday, at Kingston StadiumRecords: West is 2-5; Kennedy is 3-4.Notable: Nothing is set in stone yet, but Kennedy's two-game win streak has positioned the Cougars nicely to ...

Author: Jeff Linder | September 28, 2010 | No comments

This week's top 10 area football games:IOWA CITY HIGH at CEDAR RAPIDS WASHINGTONTime & place: 7:15 p.m. Thursday, at Kingston Stadium.Records: Both teams are 5-0.Notable: After roughing up five teams with a combined 3-22 record, Class 4A sixth-ranked Washington makes a giant leap in competition. ...

Author: Jeff Linder | September 25, 2010 | No comments

North Fayette continues to be the cream of Class 2A football in Northeast Iowa.And the cream has risen.Second-ranked North Fayette routed MFL MarMac, 59-8, in a 2A District 4 game Friday at West Union. That put the Hawks in their customary perch -- alone atop ...

Author: Jeff Linder | September 18, 2010 | No comments

Union finally got the lead, then finally got a stop.Trailing by two touchdowns on four different occasions, the Knights took the lead for good on Wes Burnside's fifth touchdown, a 2-yarder with 5 minutes left, then held off DeWitt Central, 47-46, in a wild Class ...

Author: Jeff Linder | September 2, 2010 | No comments

Here are the top 10 area football matchups for Week 2:THURSDAYLINN-MAR at CEDAR RAPIDS KENNEDYTime & place: 7:15 p.m., at Kingston StadiumRecords: Linn-Mar is 1-0; Kennedy is 0-1.Notable: Mark Atwater made a sparkling debut as the Linn-Mar quarterback, rushing for 275 yards and passing for ...

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