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Breuer set for last shot - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Brennan Breuer wanted one last hurrah in track, one final chance to compete in the state meet.Yet injuries always seemed to hold the ...



Golden finish for Gourley  Burlington Hawk Eye

DES MOINES — Seven months ago, Jagger Gourley lay in a hospital bed recovering from total reconstructive ACL surgery on his right knee from an injury ...



One last run for Mediapolis' Renfro - Sports  Hamburg Reporter

MEDIAPOLIS — Allison Renfro wanted to give the home fans one last race to remember her by, one final memory to last a lifetime.The Mediapolis High School ...



Machholz making lasting memories  Burlington Hawk Eye

MOUNT PLEASANT — Ashley Machholz put in three years of hard work for the Iowa Wesleyan University softball team.Now, the Mediapolis High School ...



Gourley back on track  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Jagger Gourley is making up for lost time.And the Mediapolis High School senior is having the time of his life doing it.Gourley, who suffered a ...



Students ready to walk at graduation ceremonies - News  Hamburg Reporter

Another school year is coming to an end, and with it, area high schools and colleges are readying for graduation ceremonies.Here is a list of upcoming ...



A terrific Tiger tale - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

MOUNT PLEASANT — The Iowa Wesleyan University softball team put itself in the record book on Sunday in a couple ways.The Tigers' sweep of St. Louis ...



Eight is great for Mepo  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Hard work and perseverance.That was the theme of Thursday's college signing day at the Vernon "Bud" McLearn Court, when seven ...



Girls basketball: Clutch play helps Mediapolis edge Fairfield  Ottumwacourier

MEDIAPOLIS — It was the guards against the posts.



A pick, a pass, a win: Central Lee stops Mediapolis in Superconference Shootout  Burlington Hawk Eye

MOUNT PLEASANT — Malarie Ross is wise beyond her years.In the biggest game of her life on the biggest stage of the season, the 5-foot-2 freshman guard ...



Foster ready for the last ride  Burlington Hawk Eye

Three days.Fifteen years of hard work, blood, sweat and tears boils down to three final days for University of Northern Iowa senior Drew Foster.Three days, and ...



THE CHAMP IS HERE!  Burlington Hawk Eye

Drew Foster is a national champion.The University of Northern Iowa senior capped his wrestling career in style, defeating Cornell's Max Dean, 6-4, in the 184 ...



Bullettes survive, advance  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Chalk this one up to a case of postseason nerves.The Mediapolis High School volleyball team came out of the game slowly in Tuesday's Class ...



Thomas Heckenberg - Obituaries  Hamburg Reporter

Thomas Alan Heckenberg, age 71 of Mediapolis, died Sunday March 17, 2019 at Great River Medical Center.The son of Frank W. and Mary Evelyn (McDonald) ...



CJ basketball players rise above locker room trash talk - News  Burlington Hawk Eye

Trash talk turned to hate speech after a high school girls varsity basketball game Tuesday between Mediapolis and Columbus. The message was written ...



Burlington schools to get help - News  Burlington Hawk Eye

Seven of the Burlington School District's eight schools have been identified as needing improvement based on the new assessment profile implemented through ...



Borrison receives IGHSAU award  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Todd Borrison always knew he would be a basketball coach. After all, it was in his blood.The Camanche native never dreamed how far the sport ...



Mediapolis student facing felony gun charges - News  Burlington Hawk Eye

A Mediapolis High School student was arrested Tuesday morning at the school on charges of trafficking in stolen weapons. Casey Banwart, 18, 18878 170th ...



Foster completes improbable journey - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

Drew Foster knelt on the mat, his arm raised in victory, his eyes gazing out on crowd at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh.Foster had reached the pinnacle of ...



A title for Foster, and inspiration for a friend  Burlington Hawk Eye

Drew Foster really didn't need any extra motivation heading into the 184-pound championship match of the Big 12 westling championships on Sunday night at ...



Foster completing unfinished business  Burlington Hawk Eye

CEDAR FALLS — Drew Foster knows there is a light at the end of the tunnel, even if he's not ready to see it quite yet.Foster, a three-time state placewinner for ...



Silence golden for Bullettes - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Sometimes, what a coach doesn't say can strike home just as much as a strong outburst or a stern lecture.Mediapolis High School volleyball ...



Osborne runs wild for Bulldogs  Burlington Hawk Eye

Mediapolis High School running back Zach Osborne scored 36 points all of last season.After one game in 2018, he's halfway to matching that.Osborne scored ...



Absence makes the heart grow fonder - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

Brennan Swafford has been around wrestling for as long as he can remember. His father, Mark, two of his uncles and all three of his older brothers all wrestled ...



THE HAWK EYES SENIOR MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Swafford carves his own niche  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Brennan Swafford has always been an independent thinker, always wanting to zig when everyone else was zagging.While his three older ...



Massners making memories  Burlington Hawk Eye

MOUNT PLEASANT — Darby and Allie Massner are making memories.They are sisters. They are teammates. They are classmates. They are roommates.



Bullettes fend off Warriors' late charge | High School Sports  Ottumwacourier

MEDIAPOLIS — The Mediapolis High School girls basketball team tried to give the game away.



Plein honored by IHSAA  Burlington Hawk Eye

Bill Plein is one of the best high school wrestling coaches in Iowa history.His 404-88-1 dual meet record during his 28 years at Columbus High School will attest ...



Jake McVey to headline Veterans Appreciation Concert in Humboldt  Fort Dodge Messenger

HUMBOLDT — An Iowa-born country music artist will headline the third Veterans Appreciation Concert this weekend, which will raise money for veterans across.



One last game together - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

In all-star games, players generally get to be teammates of their opponents for the first time.Not so much for many of the boys at Notre Dame High School's ...



Ertz goes marching in  Burlington Hawk Eye

Jesse Ertz just wants a chance. After three agonizing days of watching the National Football League Draft on television, waiting for his cellphone to ring, Ertz ...



Mediapolis students win JA Titan contest | Economic and Business News | Biz Bytes by Jennifer DeWitt  Quad City Times

A team of Mediapolis (Iowa) High School students claimed the title of "Titans of Business" after winning the Drs. David & Agnes Palmer Junior Achievement Titan ...



Four run to All-Conference selections at SEISC cross country meet  The Kalona News

Four area runners earned themselves All-Conference honors at the Southeast Iowa Super Conference cross country meet at Cedar Crest Country Club in ...



UNI's Drew Foster, Iowa's Spencer Lee, advance to NCAA Title Matches  kwwl.com

UNI's Drew Foster has advanced to the 184-pound championship match at the NCAA Wrestling Championships in Pittsburgh. Foster scored a dramatic, 7-4.



From wrestling mat to Daytona 500  Burlington Hawk Eye

Aaron Drain may be 1300 miles from the Iowa state high school wrestling meet this weekend, but his heart is never far from the sport.In fact, the 2002 Mediapolis ...



David Hoeg  Boone News-Republican

David S. Hoeg, age 58 of Wapello, died Monday November 19, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospital. The son of Martin and Myrtle (Atherton) Hoeg, he was ...



Debra Miss Debbie Wagenbach, author of The Grouchies, dies at 57  Burlington Hawk Eye

Burlington has lost a beloved children's book author and story teller.Debbie Wagenbach, author of "The Grouchies" and "Big, Brave, Bold Sergio," died late ...



Tigers reach regional duals  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Ordinarily, finishing second in the team race at a sectional wrestling tournament is a reward, icing on the cake for a job well done, and a trip to ...



Mediapolis' Hillyard will join UNI women's basketball program  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa — Mediapolis High School girls' basketball standout Heidi Hillyard has verbally committed to play basketball at the University of Northern ...



Plein reaches the pinnacle - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

No one can argue the numbers Bill Plein has accumulated through the years as a high school wrestling coach.Plein has a 417-9-1 dual meet record during his ...



Two for the show  Burlington Hawk Eye

DES MOINES — Brennan Swafford has his second-place medal from last year's state wrestling tournament hanging in his bedroom next to the door, a constant ...



Pugh has Panthers primed, poised  Burlington Hawk Eye

This is Randy Pugh's favorite time of year.The temperatures are beginning to rise, the snow is melting and spring is in the air.Those things are just fine, but what ...



TONY PROCTOR INVITATIONAL: Renfro gets a present with third-place finish; Danville-New London sweeps team titles  Burlington Hawk Eye

Allison Renfro could think of a few things she would rather have done to celebrate her 18th birthday than run a cross country race in 100-degree weather.



Levins: A true ambassador of wrestling - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

MEDIAPOLIS — Bill Plein wasn't looking for fame and fortune, glamour and glory, headlines or spotlights when he took over as head wrestling coach at ...



Banner day for Ailes, Hillyard  Burlington Hawk Eye

FORT MADISON — Keokuk High School sophomore Miracle Ailes is becoming the Russell Westbrook of track and field.Westbrook averaged a triple-double the ...



Miss Iowa's Outstanding Teen 2016 to be crowned Saturday  Quad City Times

Miss Iowa's Outstanding Teen for 2016 will be crowned Saturday as the annual pageant begins Thursday at Davenport's Adler Theater.



Four sets of sisters power top girls’ team in Iowa  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa (AP) — You could say the girls on the Mediapolis High School basketball team are like sisters to each other. And there's a good chance ...



Jake McVey, April 27  River Cities Reader

Named one of country music's top 10 touring acts by Billboard magazine and described by The Daily Country as an “energizing stage presence” who's “the ...



US 61 to bypass Mediapolis, draws safety concerns  Washington Times

MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa (AP) - Just north of Burlington, U.S. 61 becomes decidedly more rural. As tree canopies fade into farmland, the highway narrows to two lanes ...



Bears dethrone Pekin  Burlington Hawk Eye

COLUMBUS JUNCTION — The Danville-New London high school girls cross country team had one goal in mind heading into Thursday's SEI Superconference ...



Lifelong friends reunited - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

Miranda Kramer and Andrea Smith have been lifelong friends.The two played softball together, rising up through the ranks in the Burlington system, proudly ...



Holloway making another transition  Burlington Hawk Eye

IOWA CITY — Steven Holloway's first season on the mat for the University of Iowa wrestling team didn't exactly go as planned.In fact, it veered so far off course ...



Its a family tradition: Meeker cousins advance at state  Burlington Hawk Eye

DES MOINES — Wrestling is a tradition for the Meeker family.And this generation of Meekers is making quite a name for themselves, thank you.On Thursday ...



Travis Dale Steward | Muscatine | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

February 17, 1992 - December 18, 2017. MUSCATINE, Iowa — Travis Dale Steward, 25, of Muscatine, passed away on December 18, 2017 at his home.



"Y'all Girls" gets national attention for area country artist  Quad City Times

MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa — A catchy single that pays tribute to the charms of Southern women is gaining traction for a Mediapolis native and bringing the country ...



Miss Iowa's Outstanding Teen contestants | Local News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

The winner of Miss Iowa's Outstanding Teen Pageant on Saturday will travel to Orlando, Fla., in August to compete for the title of Miss America's Outstanding ...



Jay Huff, Ryan Phillips were national champion wrestlers before coming to town  Burlington Hawk Eye

Jay Huff has established himself as one of the top high school wrestling coaches around, having built the Burlington High School program into a tough-as-nails ...



GALLAGHER: Good deed goes punished when champ disqualified for helping stricken competitor  Sioux City Journal

The biggest sports story in Iowa this week hasn't anything to do with the Hawkeyes, Cyclones or Panthers.



Porter makes miraculous return  Burlington Hawk Eye

NEW LONDON — Mason Porter's basketball season flashed before his eyes.The New London High School junior knew something was seriously wrong.



WB schools accused of slander - News  Burlington Hawk Eye

WEST BURLINGTON — A former head football coach at West Burlington High School has filed a defamation lawsuit against the school district for comments ...



Hyde gives his take - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

Don't listen to the noise, Micah Hyde said.The former Iowa football player, getting ready for his sixth NFL season, said that recruiting rankings don't mean ...



3 generations of Masheks - Sports  Burlington Hawk Eye

LETTS — Max Mashek stands in the corner of the wrestling mat, alternately pacing and bouncing up and down, warming up for his next match, anxiously ...



Burlington native hired as new public health administrator; Baker retires after 40 years  Burlington Hawk Eye

Retiring Des Moines County Public Health Administrator Barb Baker will mentor her replacement during the next few months.Christa Poggemiller was hired ...



17 Days To K-State Football: QB Jesse Ertz & DB Weston Hiebert  Jug of Snyder

Good news readers - sometime this afternoon I staggered back into my apartment after a beautiful vacation in the Finger Lakes, rejuvenated and ready to t...



Prep roundup: Muskies progressing well despite defeat against Spartans  Muscatine Journal

MUSCATINE, Iowa — The Muscatine High School girls tennis team is already moving in the right direction.



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 400m Hurdles  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 400 meter hurdles.



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