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Mitrou-Long, Thomas Set For NBA Summer Leagues

Mitrou-Long, Thomas Set For NBA Summer Leagues

AMES – Iowa State’s Nazareth Mitrou-Long has agreed to play for a pair of NBA teams during summer leagues this summer. Mitrou-Long, one of the top shooters in Iowa State…

Cyclone’s Burton agrees to join Minnesota Timberwolves

Cyclone’s Burton agrees to join Minnesota Timberwolves

AMES – Iowa State’s Deonte Burton has agreed to join the Minnesota Timberwolves, according to Edge Sports International, the agency representing the former Cyclone. The Milwaukee, Wisconsin native had a…

Iowa State’s Morris selected by Denver in NBA Draft

Iowa State’s Morris selected by Denver in NBA Draft

AMES – Iowa State guard Monté Morris was drafted by the Denver Nuggets in the second round of the 2017 NBA Draft with the No. 51 pick. Morris, the winningest…

Hawkeyes to open Cayman Islands Basketball Classic play versus Louisiana

Hawkeyes to open Cayman Islands Basketball Classic play versus Louisiana

IOWA CITY – Game matchups for the inaugural 2017 Cayman Islands Classic were announced Thursday by tournament officials. Eight teams will compete in the tournament, including the University of Iowa,…

NIACC’s Ball on All-District team

NIACC’s Ball on All-District team

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman Bryce Ball was one of six ICCAC players selected to the NJCAA North Plains all-district team. Other ICCAC players selected were Iowa Central pitchers Anderson…

Cyclones’ Wigginton to train with Canada’s U19 Team

Cyclones’ Wigginton to train with Canada’s U19 Team

AMES – Iowa State freshman guard Lindell Wigginton will participate in training for Canada’s U19 team in Etobicoke, Ontario from June 12-20. If selected to the team, Wigginton will travel…

Former NIACC Trojan Glendinning selected by Pirates

Former NIACC Trojan Glendinning selected by Pirates

MASON CITY – For the second straight season, a former NIACC all-American has been selected in the MLB Draft. Shortstop Robbie Glendinning, who played at NIACC from 2015-16, was selected…

87 NIACC student-athletes receive spring academic all-region honors

87 NIACC student-athletes receive spring academic all-region honors

MASON CITY – A total of 87 NIACC student-athletes were selected to the 2017 spring semester academic all-NJCAA Region XI teams. NIACC had 31 first-team academic all-region selections and 56…

Marcus Wilson named Senior Associate Director Of Athletics at University of Iowa

Marcus Wilson named Senior Associate Director Of Athletics at University of Iowa

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa Director of Athletics Gary Barta announced today that Marcus Wilson has been named Senior Associate Director of Athletics. Wilson joins the Iowa staff after…

Baseball: Iowa’s NCAA Regional run comes to a close

Baseball: Iowa’s NCAA Regional run comes to a close

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Top-seeded and 15th-ranked Houston broke a five-all tie with two runs in the top of the ninth inning to hand the University of Iowa baseball team a…

Four NIACC volleyball players moving on

Four NIACC volleyball players moving on

MASON CITY – Four former NIACC volleyball players will play in the fall at four-year schools. Liv Block will play at Southwestern Christian University, Aubury Coleman will play at Lincoln…

Mason City’s Eaton second at girls state golf meet

Mason City’s Eaton second at girls state golf meet

AMES – A Mason City High School girls golfer finished tied for second at the state meet held at Collator Golf Course in Ames this week. Mohawk Sydney Eaton tied…

Former Iowa standout lineman Robert Gallery on college football hall of fame ballot

Former Iowa standout lineman Robert Gallery on college football hall of fame ballot

IOWA CITY – Former University of Iowa All-American Robert Gallery is listed on the 2018 ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame. The announcement was made Thursday by the…

Iowa wins Big Ten baseball tournament title

Iowa wins Big Ten baseball tournament title

BLOOMINGTON – The fifth-seeded Iowa baseball team won the 2017 Big Ten Tournament title after posting a 13-4 win over seventh-seeded Northwestern in the championship game at Bart Kaufman Field…

Iowa downs Minnesota in 13 innings to advance to Big 10 title game

Iowa downs Minnesota in 13 innings to advance to Big 10 title game

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Junior Tyler Cropley’s 13th-inning home run broke a five-all tie and lifted the fifth-seeded University of Iowa baseball team to a 7-5 victory over third-seeded Minnesota on…

Cyclones to host Tennessee in 2018 Big 12/SEC Challenge

Cyclones to host Tennessee in 2018 Big 12/SEC Challenge

AMES – The Iowa State men’s basketball team will host Tennessee at Hilton Coliseum in the 2018 Big 12/SEC Challenge on Saturday, January 27. For the third straight year, all…

Cyclones’ Good-Jones named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List

Cyclones’ Good-Jones named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List

AMES – Iowa State sophomore center Julian Good-Jones has been named to the 2017 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List, announced today by the Rimington Trophy Committee. The Rimington Trophy is…

10 Hawkeyes named All-Big Ten by Athlon Sports

10 Hawkeyes named All-Big Ten by Athlon Sports

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior linebacker Josey Jewell and senior offensive lineman Sean Welsh, both named to the first team, highlight the list of Hawkeyes named to the…

Iowa native Michael Jacobson leaving Nebraska for Cyclone basketball team

Iowa native Michael Jacobson leaving Nebraska for Cyclone basketball team

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men’s basketball team has announced the addition of Nebraska transfer and Waukee, Iowa native Michael Jacobson to the program, head coach Steve Prohm announced…

NIACC’s Khat wins 800 national title

NIACC’s Khat wins 800 national title

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – NIACC sophomore Wal Khat is a national champion, again. Khat claimed his second NJCAA national title Saturday at Gowans Stadium, this time in the 800-meter run at…

NIACC’s Kraft places 10th in national 10K, meet postponed

NIACC’s Kraft places 10th in national 10K, meet postponed

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – NIACC freshman John Kraft placed 10th in the 10,000-meter run Friday morning at the NJCAA national championships. Kraft covered the 10,000 meters in 34 minutes, 50.41 seconds.…

Golf: Iowa State men headed to NCAA Championship after record-setting day

Golf: Iowa State men headed to NCAA Championship after record-setting day

AUSTIN, Texas – The Iowa State men’s golf team is back in the NCAA Championship for the second time in the last four years, and they made it in record-setting…

NIACC’s Tusler shoots 94, Maasch 104 at national golf tournament

NIACC’s Tusler shoots 94, Maasch 104 at national golf tournament

BRASELTON, Ga. – NIACC freshman Courtney Tusler shot a 50-44 – 94 Wednesday during the third day of the NJCAA Division I national golf tournament at the Chateau Elan Golf…

NIACC’s Ball is first-team all-region selection

NIACC’s Ball is first-team all-region selection

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman first baseman Bryce Ball was selected to the NJCAA Region XI first-team infield. It is the seventh straight season that the Trojans have had at…

Kasongo leaving Iowa State basketball team

Kasongo leaving Iowa State basketball team

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State redshirt junior Ray Kasongo will be transferring from Iowa State, head coach Steve Prohm announced today. “We appreciate Ray’s contributions to the program over the…

NIACC’s Tusler shoots opening round 92 at nationals

NIACC’s Tusler shoots opening round 92 at nationals

BRASELTON, Ga. – NIACC freshman Courtney Tusler shot an opening-round 47-45 – 92 at the NJCAA Division I national golf tournament at the Chateau Elan Golf Club Monday. The opening…

Track: Iowa men finish 5th overall, women finish 7th

Track: Iowa men finish 5th overall, women finish 7th

By JACK ROSSI hawkeyesports.com STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – The University of Iowa track and field team captured two titles on the final day of the 2017 Big Ten Championships on…

ISU’s Luque takes triple jump title at Big 12 Outdoor Track Championships

ISU’s Luque takes triple jump title at Big 12 Outdoor Track Championships

LAWRENCE, Kansas – Iowa State’s Jhoanmy Luque will be bringing home to Ames a conference title in the triple jump after her last-gasp victory Sunday at the Big 12 Outdoor…

Iowa State’s Pollard Earns Silver In Big 12 10,000

Iowa State’s Pollard Earns Silver In Big 12 10,000

LAWRENCE, KS – Iowa State got off to a strong start at the Big 12 Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Friday, scoring in four of the six point-offering events.…

Baseball: Iowa Downs Ohio State for Win No. 30

Baseball: Iowa Downs Ohio State for Win No. 30

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa baseball team pounded out 15 hits en route to a 9-5 series-opening victory over Ohio State on Friday night in front of a…

NIACC advances at regional tournament

NIACC advances at regional tournament

WATERLOO – The No. 20 NIACC baseball team stopped Southeastern CC 13-5 in eight innings Friday at the NJCAA Region XI Tournament. It is the 10th straight win for the…

Hawkeyes lose starting wide receiver

Hawkeyes lose starting wide receiver

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head football coach Kirk Ferentz announced Friday that wide receiver Jerminic Smith will no longer be a member of the Hawkeye football program. “We…

Enochs, Huntington sign with NCAA DI schools

Enochs, Huntington sign with NCAA DI schools

MASON CITY – NIACC baseball players Connor Enochs and Ryan Huntington both signed national letter of intents Tuesday with NCAA Division I schools. Enochs, who prepped at Des Moines East,…

NIACC’s Ball, Schwarz share ICCAC player of week honors

NIACC’s Ball, Schwarz share ICCAC player of week honors

MASON CITY – NIACC’s Bryce Ball and Matt Schwarz have been selected as co-ICCAC baseball players of the week for the week of May 1-7. Ball, a freshman who prepped…

Trump fires FBI Director James Comey

Trump fires FBI Director James Comey

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Donald J. Trump informed FBI Director James Comey that he has been terminated and removed from office. President Trump acted based on the clear recommendations…

NIACC’s Thesing-Ritter earns second-team all-region honors

NIACC’s Thesing-Ritter earns second-team all-region honors

MASON CITY – NIACC’s Morgan Thesing-Ritter was selected to the NJCAA Region XI second-team on Monday. Also, NIACC’s Shayley Vesel was an honorable mention selection. Thesing-Ritter, an outfielder, hit .494…

Update on NIACC athletics

Update on NIACC athletics

COUNCIL BLUFFS – NIACC’s Wal Khat won the 800-meter run and placed second in the 1,500 at the NJCAA Region XI meet Saturday and Sunday. Khat won the 800 in…

Iowa Central shooters take individual, squad, team titles at Iowa State Collegiate Trap Championship

Iowa Central shooters take individual, squad, team titles at Iowa State Collegiate Trap Championship

ACKLEY, Iowa – The Stockdale Gun Club, near Ackley, hosted 77 athletes from seven teams for the Iowa State Collegiate Trap Championship on May 1. Jessica Gunderson, from Iowa Central…

NIACC men in sixth after day 1 at regionals

NIACC men in sixth after day 1 at regionals

AMES – The NIACC men’s golf team is in sixth place with a 333 after the first round at the NJCAA Region XI tournament Saturday at Veenker Memorial Golf Course.…

NIACC baseball team sweeps Ellsworth

NIACC baseball team sweeps Ellsworth

IOWA FALLS – The NIACC baseball team swept Ellsworth in an ICCAC doubleheader on Friday. The Trojans won the first game 15-6 and took the second game 17-7. In the…

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