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HS Football: Preseason Rankings And Independence Preview

HS Football: Preseason Rankings And Independence Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2017 high school football season officially began Thursday night around the state with two games: Central City fell at home to Lone Tree 26-18 H-L-V of Victor hammered WACO of Wayland 67-20 Friday night, week zero play continues as 19 contests will take place including one area school in action

Several Actors Added to Team of Dreams Line-up

Several actors have been added to the Team of Dreams celebrity softball game. Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger and Corbin Bernsen from the baseball movie “Major League” will be part of the event at the Field of Dreams Movie Site in Dyersville this Labor Day weekend. A number of Hall of Fame baseball players will also

College Baseball: University Of Iowa Names Ungs Director Of Operations

From Iowa’s Sports Information Office: Dyersville native Nic Ungs has been named the University of Iowa baseball program’s director of baseball operations, head coach Rick Heller announced Monday. Ungs joins the Hawkeyes after working in information technology and spending nine years as the pitching coordinator with the Georgia Bombers Baseball Club in Atlanta.  He coached