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South Tama at No. 1 Cedar Rapids Xavier: Live updates

October 20, 2017 - 5:16pm
Live updates from Friday's prep football game between South Tama and Class 3A top-ranked Cedar Rapids Xavier.
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Mason City at Cedar Rapids Jefferson: Live updates

October 20, 2017 - 5:16pm
Live updates from Friday's prep football game between Mason City and Cedar Rapids Jefferson at Kingston Stadium.
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Burlington at Linn-Mar: Live updates

October 20, 2017 - 5:16pm
Live updates from Friday's prep football game between Burlington and Linn-Mar.
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Iowa football at Northwestern: Live updates, Highlights

October 20, 2017 - 4:15pm
The Iowa Hawkeyes (4-2, 1-2) return from their bye week Saturday with a trip to Evanston, Ill., to take on Northwestern (3-3, 2-1) in Big Ten football Saturday. Refresh this page throughout the game...
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On Iowa Gameday: Week 8 college football picks, including Iowa-Northwestern

October 20, 2017 - 4:13pm
Both Iowa (at Northwestern) and Iowa State (at Texas Tech) hit the road for 11 a.m. games Saturday, while primetime features a pair of intriguing games in Penn State-Michigan and Notre Dame-USC. How...
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Scout team plays vital role in Xavier’s football success

October 20, 2017 - 11:55am
CEDAR RAPIDS — Every Friday when the Cedar Rapids Xavier football team takes the field, fans see only what happens during the game. What fans may not see is the players who work tirelessly...
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North Cedar’s Brittyn Wilhau does it all

October 20, 2017 - 10:34am
CLARENCE — Despite such a busy schedule, North Cedar senior Brittyn Wilhau brings an amazing attitude and big smile everywhere she goes. Over the course of her four years at North Cedar,...
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Iowa high school football Week 9: Who the ranked teams face

October 20, 2017 - 10:33am
The final week of the prep football regular season is upon us, and while a good chunk of our ranked teams already have playoff berths locked up, some still have their seasons or district titles on...
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Trump launches petition against NFL players’ anthem protests

October 20, 2017 - 7:31am
WASHINGTON, Oct 20 (Reuters) — U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up the pressure on the National Football League over protests by its players during the national anthem by launching a...
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Watch: 'I On The Hawks' previews Iowa-Northwestern

October 20, 2017 - 12:12am
There’s a game to talk about on “I On The Hawks” this week as Iowa football returns from its bye week to face Northwestern. Watch The Gazette’s Marc Morehouse and Mike Hlas...
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No. 7 Union Community at No. 2 Cascade: Preview, picks

October 19, 2017 - 11:54pm
Matchup: Union Community (6-2, 5-1) at Cascade (8-0, 6-0) Class 2A District 4 playoff scenarios Pretty good chance this district will harbor three qualifiers. The lone 2A unbeaten, Cascade can...
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Cedar Rapids Kennedy at No. 10 Cedar Rapids Prairie: Live updates

October 19, 2017 - 11:54pm
Class 4A District 8 The state’s lone 4A unbeaten, Iowa City West (8-0, 4-0) is the district champion. Kennedy (6-2, 3-1) meets Prairie (7-1, 3-1) at John Wall Field, with the runner-up bid on...
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No. 6 Williamsburg at No. 3 Mount Vernon: Preview, picks

October 19, 2017 - 11:53pm
Matchup: Williamsburg (7-1, 5-1) at Mount Vernon (8-0, 6-0) Class 2A District 5 playoff scenarios Mount Vernon has locked up a playoff berth and wins the title if it beats Williamsburg at home. If...
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Waterloo West shocks Cedar Rapids Washington with late rally, 38-35

October 19, 2017 - 11:24pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Washington put together an out-of-nowhere rally at the end of the second quarter to take a lead into halftime Friday night against Waterloo West. But that was...
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Nick Easley's excellent adventure

October 19, 2017 - 10:36pm
EVANSTON, Ill. — Brothers do stuff. Sometimes, the stuff doesn’t make sense. Hey, let’s ride the clothes basket down the stairs. Wait, this thing has no brakes. “We piled up...
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Marion falls short of playoffs with loss at Davenport Assumption

October 19, 2017 - 9:55pm
DAVENPORT — In just two short seasons, Marion has resurrected a program that was searching for a single victory to a team that has contended for two postseason berths and even positioned...
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Iowa Prep Sports Gameday: Week 9 high school football picks

October 19, 2017 - 9:28pm
It’s the final week of the regular season, which means playoff berths and district titles are on the line across Iowa. Watch The Gazette’s Jeff Linder, K.J. Pilcher and Jeff Johnson make...
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Cedar Rapids Prairie boys’ cross country earns 10th state berth in a row

October 19, 2017 - 7:43pm
IOWA CITY — Bill Schwarz is a firm believer in the “power of the pack.” The Cedar Rapids Prairie boys’ cross country coach knows, in the absence of a front-runner, the...
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Center Point-Urbana duo sweep titles at 3A state cross country qualifier

October 19, 2017 - 7:38pm
SOLON — The cross country season has taken a physical toll on Center Point-Urbana’s aces. For Adrianna Katcher, it’s evident in the kinesiology tape on her lower leg. “I...
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Marcus Weymiller shakes off ankle injury to give UNI offense a needed boost

October 19, 2017 - 5:50pm
CEDAR FALLS — Before last Saturday’s win over South Dakota State, Northern Iowa ranked 111th out of 128 FCS programs in rushing yardage. Needless to say it was easy to pinpoint where...
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