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  • Wired: Former Coach’s Perspective

    Channel 13’s Michael Admire has the story of a man who loves the sound of victory — and he hears that sound a lot.

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    Iowa Teen Making a Name for Herself in Sprint Car World

    KNOXVILLE, Iowa — People come from all over the world to race sprint cars in Knoxville. McKenna Haase didn’t have to travel as far — she’s from Carlisle. From the time McKenna was ten, she wanted to do one thing: drive fast. Channel 13’s Michael Admire has McKenna’s story.

  • Hawkeye Hero Saves Cyclone’s Life

    WEBSTER CITY, Iowa — Webster City residents are very nice, but they’re also competitive. They want to win, though they also know when to put rivalries aside. Channel 13’s Michael Admire has the story of a Hawkeye hero who saved the life of a Cyclone fan.  

  • Hawkeyes Outlast UNI in Opener

    IOWA CITY, Iowa– The last time UNI beat Iowa Nile Kinnick wasn’t even born yet. Once again, the Panthers, David Johnson, shined against an in-state team that passed on him. Johnson had 237 total yards, 201 of those receiving, but it wasn’t enough. Iowa used a balanced offensive attack with 13 different players catching a pass and 7 with at least one carry. It will be much easier for the Hawks to watch this weeks game film with a 1-0 […]

  • WIRED: Ballard Takes Its Mascot Above & Beyond

    BALLARD, Iowa – Find out how Ballard’s mascot is like no other.

  • Young Players Key for Centennial

    Centennial made the playoffs in its inaugural season and plans to return in year two, but it will be an uphill climb. Jaguars looks to starting QB, Isaiah Kramme, to help lead young players along.

  • Cyclone Defense ‘Hungry’

    As practice opens there’s a lot of eyes on the Cyclones defense. Iowa State ranked 110th of 124 in scoring defense in 2013, but Wally Burnham sees some things he likes.

  • Drake Shows Off New Look and Attitude

    Drake captains and seniors flaunt a new matte blue helmets in Rick Fox’s first media day as head coach. Drake used to have white helmets and before that, silver.

  • 13Raw: GoPro Ride Along with NASCAR Driver

    See Kasey Kahne like you’ve never seen him.  A first person ride along with a GoPro camera  at Slideways in Knoxville.

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    State Softball Quarterfinal Times and Pairings

    Sports Spotlight Rankings CLASS 5A Quarterfinals – Monday, July 21st 7:00 p.m. – #1 Johnston (34-4) vs. #10 Waukee (25-16) 7:30 p.m. – #4 Muscatine (37-4) vs. #5 West Des Moines Valley (26-12) Quarterfinals – Tuesday, July 22nd 11:00 a.m. – #2 Dowling Catholic (28-8) vs. #7 Pleasant Valley (30-8) 11:30 a.m. – #3 Cedar Rapids Jefferson (34-6) vs #6 Southeast Polk (28-9) CLASS 4A Quarterfinals – Monday, July 21st 11:30 a.m. – #1 Dallas Center-Grimes (38-1) vs. LeMars (21-16) […]

  • Watson’s Family, Friends Excited Over All-Star Game Debut

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — Channel 13’s Michael Admire is in Minneapolis for the MLB All-Star game Tuesday night. Iowa-native Tony Watson’s family and friends made the trip up I-35 to cheer him on in his All-Star debut.

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    Twin Cedars’ ‘Angel in the Outfield’

    BUSSEY, Iowa — Bussey is a blur off Highway 5, but worth a stop. People in Bussey take their baseball seriously. “During the summer if you`re out for baseball your life is pretty much baseball,” said senior Hunter Embray. “They`ve put in their time,”said coach Matt Miller, “so the success they have is warranted.” In a town with limited entertainment options, America’s former pastime remains Bussey’s current pastime. “I knew we had a lot of boys that spend time at […]


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