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Cyclones to face Creighton in BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle

Cyclones to face Creighton in BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle

AMES – The Iowa State men’s basketball team will face a road test at Creighton in the 2021 BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle on Saturday, Dec. 4. The matchup will feature…

David Nurse basketball camp set for July 15-16 at NIACC

MASON CITY – The David Nurse Basketball Camp will be held in the NIACC gym on July 15-16. The camp run by Nurse, who is an NBA skills coach, is…

A Look at Iowa’s Sports Culture

A Look at Iowa’s Sports Culture

A packed-out stadium of fans watch the Iowa Hawkeyes football team play a game at their home field, Kinnick Stadium   In the U.S., sports culture is ingrained into everyday…

NIACC’s Lienhard earns NFCA all-Midwest Region honor

NIACC’s Lienhard earns NFCA all-Midwest Region honor

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman Laken Lienhard (utiity/pitcher) was selected to the all-NFCA NJCAA Division II Midwest Region second team. Lienhard, who was a first-team all-NJCAA Region XI Division II…

UNI football season opener kickoff time announced

UNI football season opener kickoff time announced

CEDAR FALLS – UNI’s season-opening football game at Iowa State will kickoff at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 4 and will be broadcast live on ESPN+. The game is the thirty-third…

What is the best route for young American soccer players?

The collegiate system has been the pathways for all great American athletes to make their way to the top of their respective sports. Tom Brady made his way at Michigan…

NIACC announces new athletic director

NIACC announces new athletic director

MASON CITY – Cam Olson will become North Iowa Area Community College’s fifth athletic director in school history. Olson, who previously served as an interim athletic director at San Jose…

College Basketball: Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon sucker-punched in Iowa City, receives head injury

College Basketball: Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon sucker-punched in Iowa City, receives head injury

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior basketball player Jordan Bohannon was physical assaulted early Sunday morning in Iowa City. Bohannon is recovering after receiving medical attention to treat a…

College Basketball: Seth Tuttle named assistant coach at UNI

College Basketball: Seth Tuttle named assistant coach at UNI

CEDAR FALLS – UNI men’s basketball coach Ben Jacobson has announced the promotion of video coordinator and former All-American Seth Tuttle to his staff as an assistant coach. Tuttle joined…

College Basketball: Iowa State to play in 2021 NIT Season Tip-Off

College Basketball: Iowa State to play in 2021 NIT Season Tip-Off

AMES – The Iowa State men’s basketball team will play in the 2021 NIT Season Tip-Off at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Wednesday, November 24 and Friday, November 26.…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State’s Fennelly agrees to contract extension to 2027

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State’s Fennelly agrees to contract extension to 2027

AMES – Iowa State women’s basketball coach Bill Fennelly has agreed to a two-year contract extension keeping him on the Cyclone sidelines until at least 2027. The dean of Big…

Women’s College Basketball: Cyclones add Beatriz Jordao

Women’s College Basketball: Cyclones add Beatriz Jordao

AMES – Iowa State women’s basketball and Head Coach Bill Fennelly announced the addition of Beatriz Jordao, a 6-3 junior center transfer from South Florida. “We are excited to add…

College Track & Field: Hawkeyes reign as back-to-back Big Ten champions

College Track & Field: Hawkeyes reign as back-to-back Big Ten champions

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. —The University of Iowa men’s track and field team captured the 2021 Big Ten Outdoor Championships title with a school record 127.5 points, besting second place Michigan by…

College Track & Field: UNI men capture third consecutive MVC conference title

College Track & Field: UNI men capture third consecutive MVC conference title

CARBONDALE, Ill. – The UNI men’s track and field team captured its third-consecutive and 10th outdoor conference title at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships on Sunday in Carbondale, Ill.…

College Track & Field: Iowa State finishes second at Big 12 Championships

College Track & Field: Iowa State finishes second at Big 12 Championships

MANHATTAN, Kansas – A historic weekend of Iowa State track and field finished with another strong day on Sunday at a rainy Big 12 Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Wesley…

NIACC lands 7 players on all-region softball teams

NIACC lands 7 players on all-region softball teams

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman Laken Lienhard was selected to the all-NJCAA Region XI first-team as a utility player on Thursday. NIACC’s Hailey Worman was a second-team selection as a…

College Wrestling: UNI’s Schwab inks extension through 2027-28 season

College Wrestling: UNI’s Schwab inks extension through 2027-28 season

CEDAR FALLS – UNI Director of Athletics David Harris has announced the signing of a contract extension for head wrestling coach Doug Schwab through the 2027-28 season. “Doug has consistently…

College Basketball: Cyclones add transfer Izaiah Brockington

College Basketball: Cyclones add transfer Izaiah Brockington

AMES – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach T.J. Otzelberger has announced the addition of Penn State transfer Izaiah Brockington. Brockington is a 6-4 guard out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, who…

JUCO Basketball: NIACC’s Robertson earns third-team all-American honors

JUCO Basketball: NIACC’s Robertson earns third-team all-American honors

MASON CITY – NIACC’s McKelary Robertson earned third-team NJCAA Division II men’s basketball honors on Wednesday. Robertson, a 6-foot-0 guard from Woodbury, Minn., became the school’s 13th all-American in men’s…

West Fork boys basketball coach Frank Schnoes retires

West Fork boys basketball coach Frank Schnoes retires

SHEFFIELD, IOWA – West Fork boys basketball coach Frank Schnoes announced his retirement. Head coach Frank Schnoes will be stepping away from the boys basketball program “as one of the…

JUCO Volleyball: NIACC’s Tobin earns honorable mention all-American honors

JUCO Volleyball: NIACC’s Tobin earns honorable mention all-American honors

MASON CITY – For the third time in school history, the NIACC volleyball team has an all-American selection. NIACC freshman Grace Tobin, who prepped at Mason City High, earned honorable…

JUCO Wrestling: NIACC’s Minto is co-ICCAC wrestler of year

JUCO Wrestling: NIACC’s Minto is co-ICCAC wrestler of year

MASON CITY – For the second straight season, NIACC’s Christian Minto has been selected as the ICCAC wrestler of the year. Minto, who won the NJCAA Division I national title…

College Basketball: Filip Rebraca signs with Hawkeyes

College Basketball: Filip Rebraca signs with Hawkeyes

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced on Monday that transfer Filip Rebraca has signed with the University of Iowa. Rebraca, a native of…

College Football: Mark Farley extended through 2026 Season

College Football: Mark Farley extended through 2026 Season

CEDAR FALLS – Monday, UNI Director of Athletics David Harris announced a five-year contract extension for veteran head football coach Mark Farley which will keep Farley at the helm of…

College Baseball: McCleary’s 3-run blast walks off Northwestern

College Baseball: McCleary’s 3-run blast walks off Northwestern

IOWA CITY – Redshirt junior Brett McCleary’s pinch-hit, three-run home run propelled the University of Iowa baseball team to a 12-9 walk-off victory over Northwestern on Monday afternoon at Duane…

College Basketball: Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon to return in 2021-22

College Basketball: Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon to return in 2021-22

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior guard Jordan Bohannon announced on Monday that he will return to the Hawkeyes for his sixth season in 2021-22. Due to the COVID-19…

JUCO Women’s Golf: NIACC’s Lunning qualifies for national tournament

JUCO Women’s Golf: NIACC’s Lunning qualifies for national tournament

ANKENY – NIACC’s Thea Lunning didn’t get to play in the NJCAA Region XI women’s golf tournament as a freshman because COVID-19 canceled the 2020 spring season. The sophomore from…

College Baseball: Iowa clobbers Northwestern, 15-4

College Baseball: Iowa clobbers Northwestern, 15-4

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa baseball team (17-11) scored in every inning but the first, including nine unanswered runs, to bounce back from Saturday’s loss with a 15-4…

UNI Track & Field closes out first day of competition at Drake Relays

UNI Track & Field closes out first day of competition at Drake Relays

DES MOINES – UNI track and field kicked off competition at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa, with the distance carnival on Thursday. In the men’s 800 meters, senior…

College Basketball: Riley Mulvey signs with Hawkeyes

College Basketball: Riley Mulvey signs with Hawkeyes

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced on Tuesday that Riley Mulvey has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend the University of…

College Basketball: Cyclones sign Kansas transfer Tristan Enaruna

College Basketball: Cyclones sign Kansas transfer Tristan Enaruna

AMES – The Iowa State men’s basketball program has signed Kansas transfer Tristan Enaruna, head coach T.J. Otzelberger announced. Enaruna (en-uh-ROO-nuh), a 6-8 guard/forward from Almere, Flevoland, Netherlands, played two…

owa Track and Field: Hawkeyes record four top 10 performances in Texas

owa Track and Field: Hawkeyes record four top 10 performances in Texas

PRAIRIE VIEW, TX —The University of Iowa track and field team recorded seven podium finishes on Day 1 of the Husker B1G Invite on Friday in Prairie View, Texas. Serena…

College Basketball: Caleb Grill returning to Iowa State

College Basketball: Caleb Grill returning to Iowa State

AMES – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach T.J. Otzelberger announced that Caleb Grill will transfer back to play for the Cyclones after spending last season at UNLV. Grill signed…

Former Mohawk Sydney Eaton named MVC Co-Golfer of the Week

Former Mohawk Sydney Eaton named MVC Co-Golfer of the Week

ST. LOUIS – UNI’s Sydney Eaton – a former Mason City Mohawk – was named MVC’s Co-Golfer of the Week for her performances at the UNI Spring Invite and UNO…

JUCO Softball: NIACC’s Worman is ICCAC softball player of week

JUCO Softball: NIACC’s Worman is ICCAC softball player of week

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman outfielder Hailey was selected as the ICCAC Division II softball player of the week for the week of April 5-11. Worman, who prepped at Newman…

JUCO Baseball: NIACC’s Kramer is ICCAC pitcher of the week

JUCO Baseball: NIACC’s Kramer is ICCAC pitcher of the week

MASON CITY – For the second straight week, NIACC’s Collin Kramer has been selected as the ICCAC Division II pitcher of the week for the week of April 5-11. The…

JUCO Basketball: NIACC’s Robertson is first-team all-region selection

JUCO Basketball: NIACC’s Robertson is first-team all-region selection

MASON CITY – NIACC’s McKelary Robertson was selected to the all-NJCAA Region XI Division II first team. Robertson, a 6-0 sophomore guard from Woodbury, Minn., was one of eight players…

JUCO Basketball: NIACC’s Manning is first-team all-region pick

JUCO Basketball: NIACC’s Manning is first-team all-region pick

MASON CITY – For the ninth straight season, the NIACC women’s basketball team has landed at least one player on the NJCAA Region XI first-team. This season the first team…

College Basketball: Cyclones add Minnesota transfer Gabe Kalscheur

College Basketball: Cyclones add Minnesota transfer Gabe Kalscheur

AMES – Iowa State head coach T.J. Otzelberger announced the signing of Minnesota transfer Gabe Kalscheur (CAL-sure). Kalscheur, who has two years remaining to play, is a 6-4 guard from…

JUCO Baseball: NIACC’s Kramer strikes out 18 in win over Southwestern

JUCO Baseball: NIACC’s Kramer strikes out 18 in win over Southwestern

CRESTON – Left-hander Collin Kramer struck out 18 batters and tossed a complete-game shutout in NIACC’s 13-0 seven-inning win over Southwestern in the second game of Sunday’s ICCAC doubleheader. Kramer,…

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