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DES MOINES — It’s been two long years that the St. Edmond boys track team has sat and waited for the chance to defend their state titles. Now, after a standout performance at districts, the Gaels are ready to return to Drake Stadium and compete among the best of the best in Class 1A. St. ...


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DES MOINES — After years of competing at St. Edmond, Aubrey Bemrich will put the Gael uniform on one final time this coming week at the state track and field meet. Bemrich will be joined by several of her teammates here in the Class 1A portion of the event, as St. Edmond qualified four ...

Cougars excited for state run

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DES MOINES — While they compete on different ends of the track and field spectrum, Manson Northwest Webster teammates Lexi Wood and Maddie Moline have many things in common. One of them is that they are both part of the Cougar contingent set to compete at the Class 2A state meet beginning ...

Attendance restrictions lifted…now it’s on us

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When the sports world — like almost everything else in our society — came to a sudden halt last spring and the complexities of real-time global pandemic decision-making began to surface, I remember thinking to myself how difficult a return to normal was going to be on the other side of ...


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Outside of two 30-minute lightning delays, it was nearly a perfect afternoon for the Iowa Central football team here Saturday at Dodger Stadium. The Tritons secured a 62-20 victory over Ellsworth, sweeping the season series between the two ICCAC schools. Byron Jarrett directed four scoring ...

Triton men prepare for national tennis meet

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PLANO, Tex. — After watching as the women’s team put together a program-first Top-10 finish at nationals, the Iowa Central men’s tennis team will compete here beginning Monday in the NJCAA Div. I Championship. Collin College will serve as the host for the event. Tyler claimed a second ...