The Daily Iowan

Golfers engaging in risky business

ROD ENGBLOM

April 21, 2015

Filed under Sports

Risks are a part of golf. Golfers have to choose whether to take a difficult shot or go for the green in a high-stakes situation. And how a golfer manages risks may determine the outcome of the match. Sometimes, the ability...

Schaake shines for golfers

KYLE MANN

April 20, 2015

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Iowa sophomore Carson Schaake has taken a step forward in his second season as a college golfer, leading the Hawks in the Hawkeye Great-River Entertainment Invitational over the weekend. Schaake’s 6-under-par at Finkbine...

Track and field wraps up competition in California

MARIO WILLIAMS

April 20, 2015

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The Iowa track and field team competed in yet another relay competition, traveling to Walnut, California, to compete at the Mt. SAC Relays April 17-18. Some members of the squad not only notched personal records but broke some...

Iowa falters twice over the weekend, won’t advance

JOSH HICKS

April 20, 2015

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The Iowa women’s tennis team (8-13, 2-9) lost its chance at a berth in the Big Ten Championships this weekend, losing to No. 27 Northwestern, 7-0, on April 18 and No. 51 Illinois, 6-1, on Sunday. “It’s tough...

Hawkeyes place Ninth at Lady Buckeye Invitational

ROD ENGBLOM

April 20, 2015

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The Iowa women’s golf team finished ninth after 72 holes of play in the Lady Buckeye Invitational on April 18-Sunday. The team competed on the Scarlet Course at the Ohio State. The team scored 306, 302, and 318, leaving...

Rain drowns out Hawk rally

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

April 20, 2015

Filed under Sports

Iowa pitcher Luke Vandermaten wound up and delivered the 0-2 pitch, striking out Northwestern DH Grant Pikert to send the Hawkeyes to the bottom of the final inning, a chance for yet another dramatic walk-off still in reach. ...

Softball takes weekend series at Purdue

CHARLIE GREEN

April 20, 2015

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Iowa softball is gaining some ground in the Big Ten standings. After taking two of three in West Lafayette, Indiana, against Purdue over the weekend, the Hawks improved to 16-33, 7-10 in the conference. “Especially after...

Hawkeyes split to end regular season

JOSH HICKS

April 20, 2015

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The No. 66 Iowa men’s tennis team split matches with No. 51 Penn State and Chicago State at the Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex in a double-header on Sunday. The Hawkeyes fell to the Nittany Lions, 4-2, and beat...

Hawk golfers finish third

ROD ENGBLOM

April 20, 2015

Filed under Sports

After two days and 72 holes of play at the Hawkeye-Great River Entertainment Invitational at Finkbine, the Hawkeyes finished with a team score of 853, putting them at 11-under.  The first day consisted of 36 holes in which...

Hawkeyes head to Ohio for Lady Buckeye tournament

ROD ENGBLOM

April 17, 2015

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After a three-week break, the Iowa women’s golf team is scheduled to travel to Columbus, Ohio, to play in the Lady Buckeye Invitational on Saturday and April 19. This will be the last tournament that the team will play...

Track and field set to travel Mt. Sac Relays

MARIO WILLIAMS

April 17, 2015

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The Iowa track and field team is scheduled compete in yet another relay competition in their outdoor season. The squad will head to the west coast, and take their talents to the Mt. Sac Relays. The team last competed at the Florida...

Logic taken by Atlanta

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

April 17, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Atlanta Dream selected former Iowa women’s basketball player Sam Logic in the first round of the WNBA draft Thursday night. Logic, who was one of 11 players invited to attend the draft in person, was selected with t...