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Recinos’ big kick not enough to lift Iowa over Northwestern

Recinos’ big kick not enough to lift Iowa over Northwestern

EVANSTON, ILLINOIS – Iowa kicker Miguel Recinos’ big field goal to tie the game in the fourth quarter was not enough to get the Hawkeyes a “W” as Northwestern (4-3,…

NIACC men’s team ranked 12th, women ranked 23rd

NIACC men’s team ranked 12th, women ranked 23rd

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s cross country team remained at No. 12 in the third USTFCCA NJCAA Division I rankings released Wednesday. The Trojans are one of three ICCAC…

NIACC soccer teams sweep DCTC

NIACC soccer teams sweep DCTC

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s soccer team topped DCTC 2-1 Tuesday in an ICCAC contest on the NIACC campus. NIACC received goals from Harry Holland on a penalty kick…

NIACC soccer teams fall to Hawkeye CC

NIACC soccer teams fall to Hawkeye CC

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to Hawkeye CC Wednesday in a nonconference match on the NIACC campus. Hawkeye CC scored one goal in…

NIACC falls to Wartburg JV, 3-2

NIACC falls to Wartburg JV, 3-2

MASON CITY – The NIACC volleyball team dropped a 3-2 decision to the Wartburg College Junior Varsity in a nonconference match Monday night in the NIACC gym. The Wartburg JV…

NIACC men tie for third at Quad Cup

NIACC men tie for third at Quad Cup

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s golf team tied for third with DMACC at the first Quad Cup Sunday at the Mason City Country Club. NIACC and DMACC tied 2-2…

NIACC men win Trent Smith Invitational

NIACC men win Trent Smith Invitational

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s cross country team claimed the team title at the first Trent Smith Invitational on Friday on the NIACC campus. The No. 12 (NJCAA Division…

NIACC men and women battle Scott CC in soccer

NIACC men and women battle Scott CC in soccer

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s soccer team pushed its winning streak to two with a 6-1 ICCAC victory over Scott CC Wednesday at the NIACC pitch. NIACC (6-6 overall)…

Cyclones’ Lanning named Walter Camp National Defensive PoW

Cyclones’ Lanning named Walter Camp National Defensive PoW

NEW HAVEN, CT – Iowa State senior LB/QB was named the Walter Camp FBS National Defensive Player of the Week, announced today by the Walter Camp Football Foundation. The Walter…

ISUFBall: Lanning, Kempt Pick Up Big 12 Weekly Honors

ISUFBall: Lanning, Kempt Pick Up Big 12 Weekly Honors

IRVING, Texas – The Big 12 Conference announced today that Iowa State senior linebacker Joel Lanning and senior quarterback Kyle Kempt were named Big 12 Defensive and Offensive Players of…

Iowa State Named FWAA National Team of the Week

Iowa State Named FWAA National Team of the Week

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State football team was named the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) National Team of the Week following its victory over previously-unbeaten No. 3 Oklahoma…

NIACC men win junior college division at St. Ambrose Invite

NIACC men win junior college division at St. Ambrose Invite

BETTENDORF – The No. 12 NIACC men’s cross country team won the junior college division and placed second overall at the St. Ambrose Fighting Bee Invitational Saturday at Crow Creek…

Iowa State stuns #3 Oklahoma in huge road upset win

Iowa State stuns #3 Oklahoma in huge road upset win

NORMAN, OK – Iowa State turned to last season’s Offensive Scout Team Player of the Year in backup quarterback Kyle Kempt, who in turn led the Cyclones to a major…

NIACC men’s cross country team ranked 12th

NIACC men’s cross country team ranked 12th

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s cross country team is ranked No. 12 in the second USTFCCA NJCAA Division I rankings released Wednesday. The Trojans are one of four ICCAC…

Iowa defeats Illinois for a homecoming victory, 45-16

Iowa defeats Illinois for a homecoming victory, 45-16

IOWA CITY – Iowa (4-2, 1-2) defeated Illinois (2-3, 0-2), 45-16, at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday for a homecoming victory. The Hawkeyes have won 12 of the last 15 meetings,…

Iowa State quarterback Park to miss game against Oklahoma

Iowa State quarterback Park to miss game against Oklahoma

AMES – Iowa State quarterback Jacob Park is taking a leave from the football team to work through some personal health issues. He remains a member of the team, but…

NIACC assistant coach Sebolt to go into IHSAA hall of fame

NIACC assistant coach Sebolt to go into IHSAA hall of fame

DES MOINES – NIACC assistant wrestling coach TJ Sebolt will be inducted into the Iowa High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame on Feb. 17 at Wells Fargo Arena during…

Gratz hired as new NIACC softball coach

Gratz hired as new NIACC softball coach

By KIRK HARDCASTLE, NIACC sports information director MASON CITY – Dan Gratz has been hired as the new NIACC softball coach. Gratz was the Director of Softball Operations at the…

Iowa loses to #4 Penn State on last-second touchdown

Iowa loses to #4 Penn State on last-second touchdown

IOWA CITY – A last-second touchdown was just enough for highly-ranked Penn State to beat Iowa, 21-19, at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday night. #4 Penn State is now (4-0, 1-0…

NIACC men place second at Griak, Jacques wins individual title

NIACC men place second at Griak, Jacques wins individual title

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The No. 6 (NJCAA Division I) NIACC men’s cross country team placed second at the University of Minnesota Roy Griak Invitational Division III race on steamy…

NIACC’s Ball commits to Dallas Baptist

NIACC’s Ball commits to Dallas Baptist

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore first baseman Bryce Ball committed to play baseball Friday at Dallas Baptist University. Ball, a first-team all-NJCAA Region XI selection as a freshman, visited Dallas…

Iowa wrestling: Brands receives contract extension, Hawkeyes announce facility feasibility study

Iowa wrestling: Brands receives contract extension, Hawkeyes announce facility feasibility study

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head wrestling coach Tom Brands has received a three-year contract extension, and the UI Athletics Department announced Friday it will begin exploring possibilities for…

NIACC volleyball team falls to DMACC

NIACC volleyball team falls to DMACC

MASON CITY – The No. 20 DMACC volleyball team topped NIACC 3-0 in ICCAC action Wednesday night in the NIACc gym. DMACC won 25-17, 25-12, 25-11. “Unfortunately it’s hard to…

NIACC men’s cross country team ranked 6th in initial poll

NIACC men’s cross country team ranked 6th in initial poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s cross country team is ranked No. 6 in the first USTFCCA NJCAA Division I rankings released on Wednesday. The Trojans are one of three…

Boerjan leads NIACC men; Tusler paces NIACC women at Southeastern Invite

Boerjan leads NIACC men; Tusler paces NIACC women at Southeastern Invite

BURLINGTON – NIACC freshman Ben Boerjan fired a 40-39 – 79 at the Southeastern CC Fall Inivtational on Monday at Spirit Hollow Golf Course. NIACC placed ninth in the team…

NIACC sports update

NIACC sports update

MASON CITY – The Indian Hills men’s soccer team stopped NIACC 6-1 in an ICCAC match on Saturday afternoon at the NIACC pitch. The match was tied 1-1 at the…

SOCCER: NIACC men win, women lose

SOCCER: NIACC men win, women lose

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s soccer team suffered its first loss of the season Wednesday with a 4-1 defeat to Iowa Lakes in a nonconference contest. The match was…

Interview with Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz

Interview with Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz

University of Iowa Football Media Conference Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Kirk Ferentz KIRK FERENTZ: In regards to the season so far, pleased at the start we got off to, and…

NIACC women edge Grand View JV, 3-2

NIACC women edge Grand View JV, 3-2

MASON CITY – Still perfect. The NIACC women’s soccer team moved its record to 3-0 with a 3-2 victory over the Grand View Junior Varsity Sunday afternoon at the NIACC…

NIACC men’s cross country team places fourth at Les Duke Invite

NIACC men’s cross country team places fourth at Les Duke Invite

GRINNELL – The NIACC men’s cross country team placed fourth at the Grinnell College Les Duke Invitational on Saturday with 117 points. Wartburg College was the men’s team champion with…

NIACC men’s soccer falls to Marshalltown, 2-1

NIACC men’s soccer falls to Marshalltown, 2-1

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision to Marshalltown CC in an ICCAC contest at the NIACC pitch Saturday afternoon. Marshalltown, which led 1-0 at…

Iowa edges Iowa State in overtime, 44-41

Iowa edges Iowa State in overtime, 44-41

AMES, IOWA – It’s a Hawkeye state, once again, as Iowa (2-0) defeated Iowa State (1-1), 44-41, in the first overtime Saturday at Jack Trice Stadium to retain possession of…

NIACC men shoot 337 at Clarke Fall Invite

NIACC men shoot 337 at Clarke Fall Invite

GALENA, Ill. – The NIACC men’s golf team opened the fall portion of its season by firing a 338 Wednesday and placing 10th at the Clarke College Fall Invitational at…

NIACC women shoot 394 at Iowa Lakes Invite

NIACC women shoot 394 at Iowa Lakes Invite

OKOBOJI – The NIACC women’s golf team opened its fall season by shooting 394 and placing third at the Iowa Lakes Invitational at the Brooks National Golf Club. DMACC won…

Iowa football coach Ferentz says Iowa State offers “a real big challenge”

Iowa football coach Ferentz says Iowa State offers “a real big challenge”

University of Iowa Football Media Conference Tuesday, September 5, 2017 Kirk Ferentz COACH FERENTZ: First just want to start off by thanking our fans for the great turnout on Saturday.…

Iowa’s Jewell named Big 10 Defensive Player of the Week

Iowa’s Jewell named Big 10 Defensive Player of the Week

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior linebacker Josey Jewell was named Big Ten Conference Defensive Player of the Week following Iowa’s 24-3 win over Wyoming Saturday in Kinnick Stadium.…

NIACC women’s soccer begins new era win 7-2 win

NIACC women’s soccer begins new era win 7-2 win

ROSEMOUNT, Minn. – In December of 2016, the NIACC women’s soccer players signed its first two players as Mason City’s Rylie Smith and Bondurant’s Jessica Altman inked national letter of…

Iowa State handles UNI, 42-24

Iowa State handles UNI, 42-24

AMES – Iowa State finally handled UNI in an easier fashion than usual, beating the Panthers 42-24 Saturday. The Cyclones picked off three passes in the first half, including two…

Iowa linebacker Jewell named defensive player of the week

Iowa linebacker Jewell named defensive player of the week

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior linebacker Josey Jewell was named Walter Camp National Defensive Player of the Week following Iowa’s 24-3 win over Wyoming Saturday in Kinnick Stadium.…

Iowa bullies Wyoming, 24-3

Iowa bullies Wyoming, 24-3

IOWA CITY – Despite a few hiccups, the Iowa Hawkeyes opened the season Saturday with a comfortable win over Wyoming, 24-3. New Iowa quarterback Nate Stanley tossed three touchdown passes…

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