Wanna throw some discs into some baskets in the greater Cedar Rapids area? Of course you do. There are two upcoming events and three courses to get you started.
ICOR boxing gym in Iowa City will host grand opening events throughout the month of May in its new space at 1127 Shirken Dr. Co-owners Clifton Johnson Jr. and Emily Klinefelter said the opening will be a family-friendly cookout featuring music, light sparring and demonstrations. “Now we can stretch our legs a little bit and […]
Iowa v. Iowa State Kinnick Stadium — Saturday, Sept. 10 at 6:30 p.m. This Saturday, the whole state will be captivated by a tale of two cities — Ames and Iowa City — as fans in black, gold and red take over Kinnick Stadium. The infamous Iowa v. Iowa State football game takes place at […]
Iowa wrestler Sammy Brooks beat Nebraska’s T. J. Dudley to win the 184-pound Big Ten title. He held on for a 6-4 decision last week in Iowa City. His victory was impressive and like the biblical hero Samson, he gave all credit to his manly mullet hairstyle and he did it without cracking a smile. […]
Pete Rose is one of baseball’s greatest players, and one of the game’s most tragic. Not blessed with great natural athleticism, he relied on hard work, determination and grit to carry himself to the major leagues. Once there, he became the game’s all-time hit king and was the soul of the Cincinnati Reds’ Big Red […]
So, two weeks into the World Cup, the group stages are coming to an end and teams are starting to punch their tickets to the second round. Is anyone looking interesting? Are there any teams who are going to rise above the rest? Let’s find out! All right, I got a little distracted this week. […]
The Big Ten and SEC collide this Wednesday as the Iowa Hawkeyes take on the LSU Tigers in the 28th annual Outback Bowl. Today, however, is not that day. For today is Beach Day, as hordes of Hawkeye and LSU fans invade Clearwater Beach, Florida for a massive pep rally, of sorts. Check out some […]