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Eight members of the Ottumwa High baseball team earned all-conference honors in 2014.  The CIML coaches’ all-confererence teams were announced on Thursday. Ottumwa’s lone first-team all-Metro selection ...

The Twin Cedars baseball team will play for a state championship for the first time in school history, after hammering LeMars Gehlen Catholic 11-0 in the semifinals of the Class 1A state tournament at Principal Park ...

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Legal concerns have forced the University of Iowa to suspend a promotion offering free tuition to five randomly selected students who purchased football season tickets. Athletic director ...

The 2014 All-State softball teams announced this week by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union included 16 players from area schools.  Ottumwa, Fairfield and Oskaloosa all placed three athletes on all-state ...

The Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association announced its 2014 all-district teams this week, and 38 area athletes earned either first-team or second-team honors.  Twin Cedars led all area teams with eight ...

One way or another, the season was going to end on Friday for the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont softball team.  The Rockets were bidding for their first-ever state championship, but they came up short, falling 6-4 ...

The Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont softball team, in just its second-ever state tournament appearance, will play for the Class 2A championship. The Rockets advanced to the final on Thursday by knocking off #1 Highland ...

It was clear all along that both #5 Fairfield and #7 Centerville deserved berths in the Class 3A state baseball tournament, but only one could advance from the substate championship game in Fairfield Wednesday ...

The Ottumwa High baseball team saw its season come to an end Wednesday, falling 2-0 at home to West Des Moines Valley in the substate championship game.  OHS ends its season at 25-16, one win short of a state ...

The Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont softball team is playing in its second-ever state tournament this week, but the #5 Rockets looked like seasoned veterans Tuesday, knocking off #15 Alburnett 5-1 in the Class 2A ...