Tag Archive | Iowa

Brooklyn Cyclones Announce 2021 Staff

The Brooklyn Cyclones will begin their 20th Anniversary season with a new manager at the helm. On May 4th, when the Cyclones take the field for the first time as a member of High-A baseball, Ed Blankmeyer will become the 12th manager in Cyclones history. After spending more than two decades in Queens, Blankmeyer – […]

Jan. 20th ShoBox debut Career-changing opportunity for Unbeaten super lightweight “Marvelous” Mykquan Williams

Last month, hours after receiving the disappointing news that his first fight in 14 months had been scraped, unbeaten East Hartford (CT) super lightweight prospect “Marvelous” Mykquan Williams (15-0-1, 7 KOs) received word that instead of fighting in relatively obscurity in Cancun, he would be making his ShoBox: The New Generation” debut, January 20th at […]

Wendy Toussaint To Take On Charles Conwell in ShoBox Main Event October 7

ShoBox: The New Generation returns for the first time since March with a four-fight card headlined by exciting, undefeated super welterweight prospects Charles Conwell and Wendy Toussaint in a 10-round main-event bout on Wednesday, October 7 live on SHOWTIME ® (9 p.m. ET/PT) from the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn. The four-fight telecast will […]

MLB Announces Several Schedule Updates

Major League Baseball announced several scheduling updates following the postponement of recent games as a result of positive tests for COVID-19. With the following rescheduled games, all postponed contests are now scheduled to be completed prior to the end of the 2020 season. STL @ DET & DET @ STL The four-game home-and-home series between […]

Rutgers basketball appears in AP Top 25 for the first time since 1978

The Scarlet Knights finally get their long awaited appearance on the AP poll for the first time in 41 years, as they appear in the #24 spot of the new rankings that released today. Rutgers is 14-4 on the season and 5-2 in the Big 10, currently ranked #3 in the conference. The Scarlet Knights […]

Mets Sign RHP Michael Wacha to a One-Year Contract

The New York Mets announced that the club has signed All-Star right-handed pitcher Michael Wacha to a one-year deal. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Chris Mazza has been designated for assignment. Wacha, 28, owns a lifetime 59-39 record with a 3.91 career ERA in 165 appearances (151 starts) over seven major league seasons, all […]

Bellator 129 Comes To Iowa’s Mid-America Center On Friday, October 17th

Bellator MMA will return to The Hawkeye State on Friday, October 17th from The Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs as Iowa natives Josh Neer and Paul Bradley square off in a welterweight affair that will be featured as the main event of the evening live on Spike TV for Bellator 129. The night will also feature […]