CEDAR RAPIDS — In a Class 5A Region 8 final game that was worthy of its stature, the Cedar Falls girls’ basketball team showed the heart and tenacity to make the state tournament for the first time since 2008.
The Cedar Falls boys’ basketball team had everything going in its favor Monday night against rival East High in the Class 4A Substate 3 first-round game.
DES MOINES — Three metro wrestlers will find their way onto the Class 3A podium tonight inside Wells Fargo Arena.
WAVERLY — Twenty-eight tickets to the state tournament were on the line Saturday afternoon in the Waverly-Shell Rock gymnasium, and metro wrestlers managed to snag nine of them.
A.J. Green is just a freshman for the Cedar Falls boys’ basketball team, but he acted like a senior when the game was on the line.
Keep building. Keep building. Keep building.
The West High boys’ swim team will be sending four entries to the state meet in Marshalltown today after earning a runner-up finish last Saturday in districts at the Holmes Junior High pool.
After their 16-point rout of the then No.12 Wichita State Shockers, the UNI men’s basketball team found themselves in a “trap game” on the road at Indiana State. That particular “trap game” turned into a 61-51 defeat of the Missouri Valley’s then-third-place team.
The Cedar Falls girls’ basketball team celebrated senior night on Friday.
WATERLOO — The Cedar Falls wrestling team closed out its dual schedule Thursday night with a convincing 57-12 victory over East High in the Fred Miller Gymnasium.
Mark Farley and staff announced the signings of 22 recruits on Wednesday’s National Signing Day.
A total of 11 Cedar Falls High School seniors made their collegiate plans official on Wednesday as the National Letter of Intent signing period for some sports opened.
The University of Northern Iowa soccer team announced its 2015 class of recruits on Wednesday’s National Signing Day.
The UNI women’s basketball team has endured more than their fair share of injuries this season.
Behind a career-high 29 points from senior forward Seth Tuttle the 18th-ranked UNI Panthers (20-2, 9-1 MVC) dismissed the 12th-ranked Wichita State Shockers on Saturday afternoon 70-54.
WATERLOO — If you blinked at all Friday night in the Fred Miller Gymnasium, you might’ve missed six points being scored.
As Super Bowl XLIX kicks off on Sunday, a two-week-old controversy is still hovering over the NFL like the smoke from the pyrotechnics in Katy Perry’s halftime show might linger around University of Phoenix Stadium.
A busy offseason for the UNI football program saw yet another shake up this week.
The Chicago High School Football player of the year is coming to Cedar Falls.
In the world of sports, sportswriters or sportscasters would use the phrase, “It was closer than the final score indicated,” or, “It wasn’t even that close.”
In basketball like auto racing, once you take your foot off of the gas, you’ll be passed on by.
The UNI women’s swimming and diving team was in action Friday night against the Coe College Kohawks.
No matter a team’s record there are bound to be at least one or two “great games” that take place on their conference schedule.
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The bomb threat that was called in to both Cedar Falls and West high schools early Friday afternoon wound up to be a hoax, but the Tigers exploded against the Wahawks later that night in the C.F. gymnasium.
Though a few of the wrestlers are banged up or sick, the Cedar Falls wrestling team was able to record a big dual victory for senior night on Thursday.
Two days after edging Tripoli, the Janesville girls’ basketball team extended its winning streak to 10 games after routing Valley Lutheran, 63-14, Thursday night.
Travis Temple’s mindset is simple; the Janesville boys’ basketball coach stresses execution every single night.
After the sixth-ranked Cedar Falls girls’ basketball team dropped a heart-wrenching 54-51 decision to No. 5 Linn-Mar on Jan. 9, the Tigers took out their frustrations on Cedar Rapids Jefferson on Tuesday.
A UNI football fan survey was disseminated via email and social media this week to season ticket holders, single-game ticket buyers and anyone else willing to give about 15 minutes of their time to offer their thoughts on how to improve the UNI football experience.
Coming into Sunday afternoon’s game the Illinois State Redbird women’s basketball team was winless in 13 tries.
The Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union voted on Wednesday to extend girls’ cross country races to the same distance as the boys starting in the fall.
Defense was once again the calling card for Ben Jacobson and the UNI Panthers Wednesday night at the McLeod Center.
On a night like Tuesday, with freezing cold and dangerous wind chills, leaving the back door open can be a killer.
When the Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union released its latest girls’ basketball rankings on Thursday, the game Friday night at the Cedar Falls High School gymnasium became that much more important.
WATERLOO — Before the ball dropped to mark the start of 2015, the Waterloo Black Hawks dropped the puck against the Lincoln Stars and ended 2014 on a high note.
Derek Pagel was never a blue-chip recruit, but he made an impact for his favorite team.
The metro area wrestling teams converged in Young Arena to take on some of the best in the state last weekend in the fifth annual Battle of Waterloo.
When the Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union released its fourth basketball rankings, Friday night’s game between Cedar Falls and Iowa City High became a much more interesting game.
The Cedar Falls wrestling team took a pair of duals on Thursday night against Dubuque Senior and Iowa City West by healthy margins in the C.F. High gymnasium.
The Cedar Falls wrestling team had a very good showing at their Keith Young Invitational on Saturday.
If you blinked, you would’ve missed the metro dual between Cedar Falls and West High on Thursday night at the C.F. High gymnasium.
The Cedar Falls girls’ basketball team amassed a 21-point lead in the third quarter on Tuesday night before Cedar Rapids Washington tried to mount a furious fourth-quarter comeback in the C.F. High gymnasium.
Whenever the Cedar Valley High Schools meet head-to-head, whether it be football or basketball, no matter what the record, fans are assured of a competitive game.
The Cedar Falls boys’ basketball team had a very successful first week and showed some exciting play in the process in two non-conference wins at home.
In the young basketball history at Valley Lutheran, a win is a precious commodity.
If high-school basketball was just an 8-minute game, the Cedar Falls girls’ basketball team would’ve lost Friday’s game to Cedar Rapids Prairie.
WATERLOO — Tuesday’s regular season opener for both Waverly-Shell Rock and Waterloo East resulted in a game of runs, in which the Go-Hawks continued to fight off the Trojans’ comebacks in a 67-54 victory.
CEDAR FALLS — What was a promising start for the UNI volleyball team ended in disappointment on Saturday.
CEDAR FALLS — The UNI football team didn’t need a lot of time to make an impact against Stephen F. Austin in the NCAA Division I Football Championship first-round matchup on Saturday.