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Troy Cordes’ trial and error nets wins at Independence, Vinton

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 14, 2017 - 4:31pm
Trial and error is kind of a way of life if you’re a racer. Unless you have your racecar totally figured out — which ranges from exceedingly rare to almost impossible — trial and...
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Hlas: Hawkeyes’ path to glamour games: Do more winning

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 14, 2017 - 2:27pm
The following is beating a dead horse around here, but here we go. The news was made official Monday that Wisconsin and Notre Dame will have a two-game football series with each other. The 2020 game...
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Iowa City West loses all-state playmakers, but QB Evan Flitz still has options

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 14, 2017 - 1:03pm
IOWA CITY – When attempting to replace two of the most productive offensive football players in school history, an experienced quarterback is a good place to start. Fresh off a 22-touchdown,...
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Marchie Murdock’s first season with Iowa State football ‘was like a hurricane’

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 14, 2017 - 11:21am
AMES — Immediately following his last undergraduate final, Marchie Murdock jumped in his car and headed west. The decision to graduate and transfer from Illinois to Iowa State was already...
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C.J. Beathard and Jake Rudock: A 4-TD weekend

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 14, 2017 - 9:34am
What if I’d told you … Hey, that’s a pretty good opening hook. Someone should use that. What if I’d told you the 45-28 pummeling Iowa took from Tennessee in the Jan. 2, 2015...
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Studious Thomas Gilman ready to take on the world

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 14, 2017 - 7:36am
By J.R. Ogden, The Gazette If you haven’t figured it out by now, Thomas Gilman is not your typical wrestler. A three-time All-American at Iowa, Gilman has some of the same attributes as other...
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Iowa State coaches, players support D-line coach Eli Rasheed as he grieves loss of son

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 13, 2017 - 10:14pm
AMES — Iowa State defensive line coach Eli Rasheed stood before the entire team last week, and gave a heartfelt message on the power of faith and belief. The message was personal and timely as...
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Prairie hires Jonathan Lenhart as new girls’ soccer coach

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 13, 2017 - 8:45pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Jonathan Lenhart has been hired as the new girls’ soccer coach at Cedar Rapids Prairie, Hawks activities director Rocky Bennett said. Lenhart has been head boys’...
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Ian Hoover-Grinde, Ron Gierut are age-group national champs

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 13, 2017 - 8:06pm
OMAHA — Cedar Rapids’ Ian Hoover-Grinde and Ron Gierut captured Olympic-division titles at the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships this weekend at Levi Carter Park. A...
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Cedar Rapids Kernels score 4 times in bottom of 9th to stun Quad Cities, 7-6

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 13, 2017 - 6:14pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Give ‘em a finish, boys. It was a great one the Cedar Rapids Kernels put together Sunday afternoon at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Joe Cronin’s two-run single up the...
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‘This means a lot:’ 2017 Kid Captains honored at University of Iowa

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 13, 2017 - 8:29am
IOWA CITY — When the senior members of the Iowa Hawkeyes football team ran onto the Kinnick Stadium field Saturday, 11-year-old Laurel Schaul ran with them. It wasn’t long ago that...
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Rolls Royce: Top draft pick Royce Lewis promoted to C.R. Kernels, goes 4-for-5 in 1st game

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 12, 2017 - 8:54pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Cellphone cameras were out and filming as he walked into the Veterans Memorial Stadium clubhouse for the first time Saturday. That video was immediately posted online by the...
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Hawkeyes defensive line is something, something misfit toys

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
IOWA CITY — Whenever Iowa’s defensive linemen want to make the “Island of Misfit Toys” T-shirts, they can go ahead and print them up. At any given time during...
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Nathan Stanley sure looks like the Hawkeyes quarterback

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 12, 2017 - 6:45pm
IOWA CITY — It wasn’t totally indicative of the afternoon, but if your offensive linemen are ever going to end up doing burpees because of their performance, you want it to be in August...
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Watch: A look at Iowa's quarterbacks in Kids Day scrimmage

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 12, 2017 - 6:15pm
Three weeks away from the season opener, Hawkeye fans got a glimpse of the 2017 Iowa football team – and the quarterbacks vying for the starting job. Iowa hasn’t named a starter to...
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Hlas: What’s with tempered expectations for Hawkeyes?

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 12, 2017 - 4:45pm
IOWA CITY — Normally, the job of the old-media scold is to caution against unrealistic expectations. Phooey on that noise. I’m charging the world with insufficient expectations about...
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Baseball Notebook: Even in Midwest League, it has become all about strikeouts and home runs

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 12, 2017 - 3:10pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — That professional baseball has become more and more a two-true-outcome game offensively has trickled down to low-Class A and the Midwest League. Those two true outcomes, of...
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Top-overall draft pick Royce Lewis joins Cedar Rapids Kernels

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 12, 2017 - 12:35pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Royce Lewis is a Cedar Rapids Kernel. The top-overall pick in the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft was assigned Saturday by the parent Minnesota Twins to Cedar Rapids. An...
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Clark Beeker extends scoreless pitching string to 32 2/3 innings in 3-0 win over Quad Cities

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 11, 2017 - 9:39pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Someone eventually will score a run against Clark Beeker. It’s inevitable. But it didn’t happen Friday night. Not even the Midwest League’s hottest team could...
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AJ Green chooses to stay home with commitment to UNI

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - August 11, 2017 - 7:28pm
CEDAR FALLS — Four-star guard A.J. Green is staying home. The son of Northern Iowa men’s basketball assistant coach Kyle Green made the decision Friday that Panthers fans have been...
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