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Spencer Daily Reporter
Tigers field 3 events SaturdayState Track and Field Championships. The action provided one final look at the
Tigers field 3 events Saturday
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted yesterday
State Track and Field Championships. The action provided one final look at the caliber of competition that congregates in Drake Stadium every year in May. "Great season for the girls, and even though some of the events didn't finish as high as we... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Runner-up Rebelsteam in 1A girls competition. DES MOINES -- Sioux Central's track and field gi
Runner-up Rebels
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted yesterday
team in 1A girls competition. DES MOINES -- Sioux Central's track and field girls capped off an impressive weekend at Drake Stadium with a pair of event titles Saturday which helped them bring home a state runner-up trophy, scoring 44 points... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx boys come up empty at state meetreason, the Webster City boys' track and field squad was unable to meet its exp
Lynx boys come up empty at state meet
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
reason, the Webster City boys' track and field squad was unable to meet its expectations on and around the blue oval inside Drake Stadium on Friday and the Lynx headed home from the country's largest state track and field meet empty handed. "The... Read more
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Freeman journal
CHAPTER NO. 1to the wind in the Class 2A 1,600-meter run on Saturday during the final day of
CHAPTER NO. 1
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
to the wind in the Class 2A 1,600-meter run on Saturday during the final day of the co-ed state track and field meet inside Drake Stadium, as he hung with the leaders for nearly 1,300 meters and brought home the eighth-place medal in his first... Read more
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Freeman journal
Nerland claims another throws medalBanning Lynx senior Kenzie Garvey nears the finish line during Friday’s 100-me
Nerland claims another throws medal
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
Banning Lynx senior Kenzie Garvey nears the finish line during Friday’s 100-meter hurdles prelims on the blue oval inside Drake Stadium. DFJ photo/Troy Banning DFJ photo/Troy Banning Nerland's best throw of 37 feet, 9 3/4 inches occurred during... Read more
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Le Mars Daily Sentinel
Track season comes to a close in Des Moinesthe weekend, the 2016 Iowa high school track and field season came to an end wi
Track season comes to a close in Des Moines
Le Mars Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the weekend, the 2016 Iowa high school track and field season came to an end with the completion of the State Track Meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. With the first leg of competition in the book after Thursday, six of Plymouth County's schools... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
B.E. Area repeats as state champRipley 77-3. Iowa State Meet North Union long-distance runner Riley Bauer rea
B.E. Area repeats as state champ
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Ripley 77-3. Iowa State Meet North Union long-distance runner Riley Bauer reached the apex of the medals stand at Drake Stadium in Des Moines on Saturday. Bauer added a gold medal to his collection by breaking the tape first in the Iowa... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Fresh startFlattery recently competed in the 400 at state track, while anchoring the SEHS
Fresh start
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Flattery recently competed in the 400 at state track, while anchoring the SEHS 4x400 and sprint medley relays inside Drake Stadium. She was picked to the all-NCC second team in 2015. "Megan and Lily will be our two biggest leaders on the... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Surreal season ends with 7th-place finishthe season the way she did, with the 4x100 being the only event she qualified i
Surreal season ends with 7th-place finish
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 3 days ago
the season the way she did, with the 4x100 being the only event she qualified in. The STC junior had competed once at Drake Stadium, at this year's Drake Relays, which she said didn't compare to the state meet. "To me, it feels better than... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Gaels finish strongWrapping up state action, the Gaels competed in two events in the Class 1A fiel
Gaels finish strong
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
Wrapping up state action, the Gaels competed in two events in the Class 1A field at Drake Stadium. Junior Joeli Koenig, freshman Erin Flattery, senior Madi Reel and junior Megan Flattery ran on the SEHS sprint medley, which was first in its heat and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Super sophomoreClocking a new personal record time of 4:25.95, Bauer earned a victory for Nort
Super sophomore
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
Clocking a new personal record time of 4:25.95, Bauer earned a victory for North Union in the boys Class 1A 1600 inside Drake Stadium. Bauer's strong late kick helped him pull away from Highland's runner-up Keiffer Sexton (4:29.91). "This is... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
STATE TRACK: Pella Boys, Waukee Girls Win Titles, More Records FallSaturday, March 21,Drake Stadium Saturday attendance: 8,757; Three-day total:
STATE TRACK: Pella Boys, Waukee Girls Win Titles, More Records Fall
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday, March 21,Drake Stadium Saturday attendance: 8,757; Three-day total: record 38,161 Thursday record: 13703; Friday record: 15,701 Weather: Temperature reach high of 75 degrees under sunny skies at 3pm with winds from east-southeast at... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Saturday's Iowa 4A Track ResultsGirls & Boys State Track Meet 2016 - 5/19/2016 to 5/21/2016 Des Moines, Iowa Dr
Saturday's Iowa 4A Track Results
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 3 days ago
Girls & Boys State Track Meet 2016 - 5/19/2016 to 5/21/2016 Des Moines, Iowa Drake Stadium 1, CR Jefferson (Bergmann, MiAsia 10, Anderson, Autumn 11, Ranschau, Abilene 12, Blue, Jasmine 12), 1:45.89. 2, SE Polk (Sutten, Abby 10, Hersom, Brianna 11,... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Fairmont sweeps quadrangularAlexis Valvick and Kyarsten Mullen qualified for a spot in today's finals in th
Fairmont sweeps quadrangular
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Alexis Valvick and Kyarsten Mullen qualified for a spot in today's finals in the Iowa Class 1A state track & field meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. Hardman, Marlow, Valvick and Mullen traded handoffs for the third-best preliminary time... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Trojans nab spot in 2A 4x1 finalsp.m. Sophomore Isabelle Gradwell was one of the three individual qualifiers fo
Trojans nab spot in 2A 4x1 finals
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 4 days ago
p.m. Sophomore Isabelle Gradwell was one of the three individual qualifiers for the Trojans, who competed in two events at Drake Stadium on Friday. Gradwell took sixth place in the high jump, getting over the bar at 5 foot, 1 inch, claiming three... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Richardson relishes state shot putloves feeding off high-energy crowds, and he wasn't going to get a bigger one t
Richardson relishes state shot put
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 4 days ago
loves feeding off high-energy crowds, and he wasn't going to get a bigger one than the Class 4A shot put flights at Drake Stadium. He's never had problems before as crowds cheered before him. So, figuring out why the off day just happened to... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Run, Royal, runtime presented itself Friday afternoon at the Class 1A portion of the Iowa Co-e
Run, Royal, run
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 4 days ago
time presented itself Friday afternoon at the Class 1A portion of the Iowa Co-ed State Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium, the Colo-NESCO senior delivered a clutch performance. Reischauer pulled out front early in the second of... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
State Track: Day Two8 inches. 10 Spencer events compete Friday DES MOINES ― Another day at the Io
State Track: Day Two
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
8 inches. 10 Spencer events compete Friday DES MOINES ― Another day at the Iowa State Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium, another individual state title for the Tigers as Spencer junior Brandi Botcher came away with the 3A girls... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
State Track Day 2, More Records FallDrake Stadium, Des Moines, Iowa Weather: Morning session opened at 9 am with t
State Track Day 2, More Records Fall
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
Drake Stadium, Des Moines, Iowa Weather: Morning session opened at 9 am with temperature at 62 degrees with wind from south-southeast at 6 miles per hour. Temperature reached high of 70 degrees at 5 pm. Winds from southeast at 8 mph. Class 4A shot... Read more
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Newton Daily News
State track meet is underwayMonday. Next week also has postseason action for the high school soccer teams.
State track meet is underway
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Monday. Next week also has postseason action for the high school soccer teams. Thursday, Friday and Saturday pulls us to Drake Stadium in Des Moines for action in Class 3A, 2A and 1A, for us, along with 4A on the track and in field events.... Read more
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Newton Daily News
PCM experiences a lot of firsts at state track meetstate meet with the third best qualifying leap, Van Gorp was not at her best Th
PCM experiences a lot of firsts at state track meet
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
state meet with the third best qualifying leap, Van Gorp was not at her best Thursday during Day 1 of a three-day event at Drake Stadium. That didn’t stop her from enjoying the experience though. A career-best jump would have given Van Gorp a... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Hawks’ Ehresman reels in 1A shot put medal, advances to 100 finalsquickly got a few warmup throws in as the second flight of throwers were ready
Hawks’ Ehresman reels in 1A shot put medal, advances to 100 finals
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
quickly got a few warmup throws in as the second flight of throwers were ready to go when he came from the Drake Stadium track. His second preliminary throw went 49 feet, 1/2 inch, which was good enough to advance into the finals of... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Spencer’s medal highlights CMB’s day at state trackthe year, and the end result was a sixth-place finish at the 2016 Iowa High Sch
Spencer’s medal highlights CMB’s day at state track
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
the year, and the end result was a sixth-place finish at the 2016 Iowa High School State Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium on Thursday. Spencer grabbed momentum with late-season wins at the Heart of Iowa Conference meet and the Class... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Newton’s Jenkins claims 3A 400 state medal400 is even tougher.” Jenkins is not done at the 2016 Iowa High School State T
Newton’s Jenkins claims 3A 400 state medal
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
400 is even tougher.” Jenkins is not done at the 2016 Iowa High School State Track and Field Championships. She returns to Drake Stadium Friday to run with seniors Alex Hutchinson and Leela Spencer and sophomore Liz McVey in the 3A 4x100-meter... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Lietz continues to leave legacy at Colfax-Mingoand that stayed true to form as he captured a fifth-place medal at the Iowa Hig
Lietz continues to leave legacy at Colfax-Mingo
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
and that stayed true to form as he captured a fifth-place medal at the Iowa High School Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium. Lietz, running in the inside lane, ran down three other speedsters to finish fifth. His time of 50.86 is the... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Security stepped up at LAX after disappearance of Egypt Air Flight 804new state shot put record on Thursday. Hundreds of Siouxland athletes from doz
Security stepped up at LAX after disappearance of Egypt Air Flight 804
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 4 days ago
new state shot put record on Thursday. Hundreds of Siouxland athletes from dozens of Siouxland schools have descended upon Drake Stadium this week in search of titles at the state Iowa state track meet. The first two days are a mix of prelims and... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Keahna, Tyynismaa score 4th for STCsecond-to-last throw to place fourth during the Class 3A portion of the Iowa Co
Keahna, Tyynismaa score 4th for STC
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 5 days ago
second-to-last throw to place fourth during the Class 3A portion of the Iowa Co-ed State Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium Thursday. "Excited and overwhelmed," Keahna said of the emotions going through her. "I didn't think I was even... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Greater than expectationsinch throw in the shot put to place third in the Class 1A portion of the Iowa C
Greater than expectations
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 5 days ago
inch throw in the shot put to place third in the Class 1A portion of the Iowa Co-ed State Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium Thursday. "I started off doing the glide, and it really wasn't working out for me. It worked last year,"... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Trojans’ Cripps eclipses school recordPuumala jumped for the Mustangs in the long jump, leaping for 15-3 1/2 and plac
Trojans’ Cripps eclipses school record
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 5 days ago
Puumala jumped for the Mustangs in the long jump, leaping for 15-3 1/2 and placing 21st overall. It was the first trip to Drake Stadium for the freshman. Grundy Center/Gladbrook-Reinbeck sent two runners to the state meet on Thursday as... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Kolacia finishes 14th in 400ran her fastest time of the year," Fort Dodge head coach Todd Constable said. "
Kolacia finishes 14th in 400
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
ran her fastest time of the year," Fort Dodge head coach Todd Constable said. "She needed to get back on the track down (at Drake Stadium) since it's different than Dodger Stadium. Our focus now is on (this evening)." The FDSH boys 4x400 relay of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
A RUN TO NO. 1For the third time since 2009, the Gaels accomplished that feat here Thursday i
A RUN TO NO. 1
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
For the third time since 2009, the Gaels accomplished that feat here Thursday inside Drake Stadium. Clocking their fastest time of the season, the SEHS senior quartet of Tate O'Tool, Alex Loerts, Colin Flattery and Harrison Mayer finished in a Class... Read more
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Freeman journal
Stumble costs Hawks in 4x800, Fisher takes 15th in 400the remainder of the race just trying to make up ground during the opening day
Stumble costs Hawks in 4x800, Fisher takes 15th in 400
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
the remainder of the race just trying to make up ground during the opening day of the co-ed state track and field meet at Drake Stadium yesterday. South Hamilton finished 22nd in a time of 8:36.48. South Hamilton junior Jared Fisher begins his... Read more
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Freeman journal
ALL IT TAKES IS 1the discus fly as she completes her spin during yesterday’s Class 3A competitio
ALL IT TAKES IS 1
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
the discus fly as she completes her spin during yesterday’s Class 3A competition at the co-ed state track and field meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Seeded 21st, she went home with the seventh-place medal. DFJ photo/Troy Banning Needing just... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx unable to pick up any medals on opening day of state meetDFJ photo/Troy Banning Webster City sophomore Noah Perfect (center) trucks dow
Lynx unable to pick up any medals on opening day of state meet
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
DFJ photo/Troy Banning Webster City sophomore Noah Perfect (center) trucks down the straightaway on the blue oval inside Drake Stadium during the Class 3A 100-meter dash prelims on Day 1 of the co-ed state meet yesterday in Des Moines. DFJ... Read more
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Le Mars Daily Sentinel
Phelps siblings highlight first day of state trackDES MOINES -- The 111th Iowa State Track Meet kicked-off Thursday, as competito
Phelps siblings highlight first day of state track
Le Mars Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
DES MOINES -- The 111th Iowa State Track Meet kicked-off Thursday, as competitors from across the state gathered at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Highlighting the best finishes of the afternoon from Plymouth County were the first-place finishes by... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Cantrall crowned championMoines this season. Consider the matter settled as Cantrall confirmed his plac
Cantrall crowned champion
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Moines this season. Consider the matter settled as Cantrall confirmed his place atop class 3A's high jumpers Thursday at Drake Stadium, clearing 6-foot-8 to claim the state title. The Tiger stayed out of the competition until the height reached... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
2016 Iowa Coed State High School Track and Field Championshipstime in the 200 and matched the best time in the 100 prelims. HIGH (JUMP) TIME
2016 Iowa Coed State High School Track and Field Championships
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
time in the 200 and matched the best time in the 100 prelims. HIGH (JUMP) TIMES AT DRAKE The high jumping area at Drake Stadium has proven to be a good fit for Green County sophomore Megan Durbin. Three weeks after winning the Drake Relays... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Another weekend on the blue ovalprofessionally. It’s also a busy week personally. We are closing on our Newton
Another weekend on the blue oval
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
professionally. It’s also a busy week personally. We are closing on our Newton house Friday afternoon. I will be at Drake Stadium all day Thursday. My Friday schedule is the same except for me having to step out around noon to finalize the... Read more
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Freeman journal
Pacesetter Peters won’t change tactics at statecross country squad to the state meet last fall and will now run twice at this
Pacesetter Peters won’t change tactics at state
Freeman journal / Posted 6 days ago
cross country squad to the state meet last fall and will now run twice at this week's state track and field meet inside Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Devon Fisher will anchor South Hamilton’s 4x800- and 1,600-meter medley relays at the state... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx have medals on their minds, and rightfully soshot put competition as a favorite to medal, but first she'll set her sights on
Lynx have medals on their minds, and rightfully so
Freeman journal / Posted 6 days ago
shot put competition as a favorite to medal, but first she'll set her sights on this morning's discus, set for 9 a.m. at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. It will be one of four events in which the Lynx girls' team is entered into today, while the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area boys go for gold at statethe Bulldogs. Webster City Noah Perfect (100), Payton Kannuan (long jump), th
Area boys go for gold at state
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
the Bulldogs. Webster City Noah Perfect (100), Payton Kannuan (long jump), the 4x100 (Jordan Tanner, Zane Carter, Kannuan and Perfect) and the shuttle hurdle (Ty Schnathorst, Tanner, Carter and Fernando Martinez) will be in action at Drake Stad... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
On the right trackClass 4A action begins on Thursday at 2 p.m. inside Drake Stadium with the girl
On the right track
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
Class 4A action begins on Thursday at 2 p.m. inside Drake Stadium with the girls discus and the boys high jump. Representing the Dodger boys will be senior Sam Kolacia (400) and the 4x400 relay of senior Johnny Bice, senior Chase Carter, senior... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area girls have eyes on the prizemedley (Sam Bohrman, Gracie Behr, Emma Thul and Boelter) are the Golden Bear en
Area girls have eyes on the prize
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
medley (Sam Bohrman, Gracie Behr, Emma Thul and Boelter) are the Golden Bear entries. North Union Making trips to Drake Stadium for the Warriors are Makayla Hardman (100), the shuttle hurdle (Kyarsten Mullen, Emma Engelby, Maddie Rolling... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Area athletes ready for stateThe schedule has been finalized for the state track meet at Drake Stadium in De
Area athletes ready for state
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
The schedule has been finalized for the state track meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moines beginning Thursday. Here is the schedule for all area runners: Thursday Fejon Redd (season fastest time: 11.32) will open things up with the 100-meter dash .... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Ready to runClass 1A action begins Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m. inside Drake Stadium with t
Ready to run
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
Class 1A action begins Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m. inside Drake Stadium with the girls shot put and boys long jump. Fresh off district titles, senior Tate O'Tool (400), the distance medley (sophomore Cade Naughton, senior Payton Sitzmann, senior... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: IntroductionUCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadi
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: Introduction
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
UCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadium, Saturday, April 23, 2016. (Photo by Michael Owen Baker) The Southern California News Group’s second ever list of the most powerful owners, executives, athletes,... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: IntroductionUCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadi
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: Introduction
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 7 days ago
UCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadium, Saturday, April 23, 2016. (Photo by Michael Owen Baker) The Southern California News Group’s second ever list of the most powerful owners, executives, athletes,... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: IntroductionUCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadi
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: Introduction
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 7 days ago
UCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadium, Saturday, April 23, 2016. (Photo by Michael Owen Baker) The Southern California News Group’s second ever list of the most powerful owners, executives, athletes,... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: IntroductionUCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadi
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: Introduction
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
UCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadium, Saturday, April 23, 2016. (Photo by Michael Owen Baker) The Southern California News Group’s second ever list of the most powerful owners, executives, athletes,... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: IntroductionUCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadi
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports 2016: Introduction
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
UCLA head coach Jim Mora watches warm ups at the Spring Showcase at Drake Stadium, Saturday, April 23, 2016. (Photo by Michael Owen Baker) The Southern California News Group’s second ever list of the most powerful owners, executives, athletes,... Read more
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