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A group of Ottumwa High Softball supporters is circulating a petition this week, asking the board of education to save Huston Field.  The longtime home field of OHS Softball, named after head coach Frank Huston, is ...

The University of Iowa football team will stage its annual “Kids Day at Kinnick” Saturday, Aug. 16. Kids Day is presented by Kohl’s Keeping Kids Safe at University of Iowa Children’s ...

The Iowa State volleyball team was picked to finish third in the 2014 Big 12 Preseason Volleyball Poll, released Friday. This marks the sixth consecutive season that the Cyclones have been picked to finish among the ...

The Iowa State volleyball team saw junior right-side hitter Mackenzie Bigbee and senior outside hitter Victoria Hurtt named to the 2014 Big 12 Preseason Volleyball team, the conference announced Thursday. This marks ...

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 ...