Archive | September, 2014

Distractions help Hawkeye women's golf

Being incredibly close to the stomping grounds of the marching band and soccer fields has transformed from an unwelcome annoyance to something of an advantage for the University of Iowa women’s golf team. “The band and games kind of brings a little liveliness to practice. Something’s going on in my brain where I’m just shutting […]

Field hockey players poke good-natured fun at Steph Norlander

Steph Norlander had a pretty good week, all things considered. Five goals in two games by the sophomore helped lift the Iowa field hockey team to a pair of victories over Indiana and Missouri State, pushing the Hawkeyes to a 7-2 record and a No. 7 ranking in the latest NFHCA rankings. Oh yeah, she […]

Hawkeyes fall out of Soccer America Poll, drop in conference standings

It was, as we say, a rough weekend for the Iowa soccer team. The Hawkeyes dropped the first of the two games — a 1-0 loss to Maryland and then another 1-0 loss to No. 25 Rutgers. Those two losses put Iowa at 3-2 in conference play with a 8-3 record overall. The Hawkeyes also dropped […]

Highlights from Greg Davis and Phil Parker's Press Conference — 9/30

This Tuesday, during the Hawkeye’s first bye week of the football season, Iowa’s offensive and defensive coordinators, Greg Davis and Phil Parker, met with the media. The Daily Iowan‘s Pregame Staff brings you highlights, interesting quotes and lines from their press conference. ••• Highlights from Greg Davis’s Press Conference, Sept. 30 — • “Jake is about 80 percent, […]