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The Central Iowa 12-U Little League softball team gets together on the mound during its 7-0 victory over the Layritz Little League team from Victoria, B.C. (Canada) on Aug. 17 at the Little League World Series in Portland, Ore. The Central Iowa All-Stars went on to go 5-2 at the series and place third. (Photo by Jenn Rigby)

Central Iowa All-Stars complete memorable journey

Aug 27, 2015 11:46am

It was a magical summer for the members of the Central Iowa All-Stars 12-U Little League softball team as they made history by qualifying for the Little League World Series and placing third.

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Heather Jessen (left) and Winter Brown were the top runners for the Collins-Maxwell-Baxter girls’ cross country team last season and they hope to help the Raiders make big strides in 2015.

Raider girls ready for more success in 2015

Aug 27, 2015 11:41am

The Collins-Maxwell-Baxter girls’ cross country team is looking to outdo its team performance last year and the Raider boys will be aiming for steady growth in 2015.

The CMB girls return the...

Ballard returns a lot of talent on the defensive side of the ball in 2015 as the Bombers try and defend their Class 3A District 6 championship. Looking to make an impact on defense for Ballard this sesaon will be (L to R): Max Moulden, Jaden Moody, Kobe Schulze, Seth Moore, Nick Baumhover, Easton Moody, Wyatt Terrones, Kenton Brekke, Kolby Jensen, Cade Wilson, Kaleb Odden, Noah Rosing and Sam Upah.

Ballard gunning for another district title

Aug 20, 2015 11:38am

A battle-tested defense looks to lead the Ballard football team to another district championship in 2015.

The Bombers are coming off a 7-3 season that saw them win their first district...

Hunter McWhirter (left), Brady Stover (center) and Blake Coughenour give the Collins-Maxwell-Baxter football team three big-time playmakers to rely on entering the 2015 season. The Raiders are looking to defend their Class 2A District 7 championship and return to the playoffs after going 10-1 last season.

Raiders hope momentum carries over from record season

Aug 20, 2015 11:38am

Excitement is at an all-time high for the Collins-Maxwell-Baxter football program entering the 2015 season.

The Raiders are coming off a record 10-1 campaign that saw them win a Class 2A...

Members of the 2015 Central Iowa 12-and-under Little League softball team are: Front (L to R): Isabell Hobbs, Abby Husak, Emma Kahler, Brynna Huen, Ella Kahler, Chloe Dougherty. Back (L to R): Coach Chris Hobbs, Hailey Steffen, Maggie Larson, Carley Wilson, Mikayla Houge, coach Ron Anderson, Skylar Rigby, Maddie Kyhl, Isabella Johnson, manager Charlie Husak. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Central Iowa All-Stars drop a close one in LLSWS semis

Aug 20, 2015 11:37am

Central Iowa Head Coach Charlie Husak wasn’t kidding when he called the past day and a half an “emotional rollercoaster” for his team.

The girls from the Central region lost a close battle...

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Four Bombers gain all-RRC recognition

Aug 13, 2015 11:23am

Four members of the Ballard baseball team were given all-Raccoon River Conference recognition in 2015 after helping the Bombers improve their conference mark from a year ago.

Ballard went...

Brady Stover

Stover makes all state in 2A

Updated: Aug 13, 2015 12:10pm

Collins-Maxwell-Baxter junior Brady Stover was named second-team all-state in baseball by the Iowa Newspaper Association in 2015.

Stover went 5-2 with an outstanding 1.58 earned-run average...

Junior Kai Reinertson logged 48 innings of work and went 4-5 with a 4.08 ERA for the Ballard baseball team in 2015.

Ballard makes small gains in 2015

Aug 13, 2015 11:22am

The 2015 season was a learning experience for the Ballard baseball program, as the Bombers went through ups and downs under first-year coach Nick Steenhagen.

Steenhagen took over a program...

Seth Balke

Four Raiders named all-HOIC in baseball

Aug 13, 2015 11:22am

Four members members of the Collins-Maxwell-Baxter baseball team received all-Heart of Iowa Conference recognition in 2015.

Senior Seth Balke, junior Brady Stover and sophomores Hunter...

Members of the 2015 Central Iowa 12-and-under Little League softball team headed to the World Series Aug. 11-20 in Portland, Ore. are: Front (L to R): Isabell Hobbs, Abby Husak, Emma Kahler, Brynna Huen, Ella Kahler, Chloe Dougherty. Back (L to R): Coach Chris Hobbs, Hailey Steffen, Maggie Larson, Carley Wilson, Mikayla Houge, coach Ron Anderson, Skylar Rigby, Maddie Kyhl, Isabella Johnson, manager Charlie Husak. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Central Iowa all-stars head to Little League World Series

Aug 06, 2015 11:15am

The Central Iowa Little League All-Stars 12-and-under softball team recently qualified for the Little League World Series, to be held in Portland, Ore. this month.

The Central Iowa all-stars...

Sophomore Tucker Maxwell is one of several young players to gain valuable varsity experience for the Collins-Maxwell-Baxter baseball team in 2015. CMB returns all but one starter for 2016.

Strong finish highlights 2015 season for CMB

Aug 06, 2015 11:14am

Things didn’t always go smoothly for the Collins-Maxwell-Baxter baseball team in 2015, but the Raiders were playing quality ball by season’s end, increasing their win total from a year ago.

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