After some of the coldest days this winter with frigid below-zero degree days in Ames, Iowa, the Iowa State men's golf team got the chance to …
The Cyclones came into the GymQuarters Invitational off of a tough loss in Gainesville, Florida. Although they were not able to claim the top …
The Iowa State women's basketball team struggled offensively en route to a 57-53 loss.
The Iowa State track and field program began the 29th annual Iowa State Classic in strong fashion on Friday, with many Cyclone athletes running personal bests. The meet has become a mainstay on the indoor calendar, with some of the nation's most talented athletes competing at the Lied Recreation Athletic Center over the weekend.
Iowa State finished second in the Gymquarters Invitational in St. Charles, Missouri, losing to No. 9 LSU and beating No. 19 Missouri and unranked Lindenwood. Iowa State finished strong, ending the meet with a final score of 196.625.
The Iowa State women’s basketball team (15-8, 7-5 Big 12) defeated the Texas Longhorns (15-8, 7-4 Big 12) by a score of 69 to 51 on Wednesday night. The win avenged a loss to the Longhorns earlier in the season at home.
In a win that helps Iowa State in many ways, there were some things to look out deeper.
Iowa State lost its first conference game of the season on Jan. 6 at the hands of the Texas Longhorns in Ames, Iowa. Now, Iowa State has a chance to even the season series on Wednesday.
This year's Lady Puerto Rico Classic provided Iowa State with a great opportunity to find its current identity as a team. Each school in the field came in ranked in the top 100 of GolfWeek's rankings, so it was expected to be a competitive field.
There are a lot of requirements for college athletes to get an athletic scholarship: they need to have good grades, receive good test scores, as well as have a great athletic ability in their chosen sport. For freshman Nolwenn Nunes, an international swimmer for Iowa State, that wasn't all. She also had to learn a second language and test out of it in order to come to Iowa State.
The Cyclones began their final round of play at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic far off of the top of the leaderboard, as day three started with the team at +31, tied for 12th place for the tournament.
Day two began at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic began with Iowa State in a deep hole that it had already put itself in. The Cyclones finished opening round play Sunday tied for 10th place, 19 strokes off of the lead. When play began at 8:00 a.m. Monday there was reportedly 16 mph winds, which ultimately led to another day of high scores for all of the teams involved.
The Iowa State swimming and diving team fell to Kansas on their last dual meet of the season before the Big 12 Championships during the two day meet Friday and Saturday.
First round play for the Lady Puerto Rico Classic began at 8 a.m, Sunday morning. Taglao Jeeravivitaporn was the first Cyclone to tee off, as she started on the par five, fourth hole of the River Course at the Rio Mar Country Club. As all six Cyclones would proceed to tee off and it seemed like they were never able to completely wake up.
The Iowa State Track and Field team wrapped up a relatively light weekend on the schedule, as the Cyclones closed out the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational in Lincoln, Nebraska and the Millrose Games in New York. After the dust had settled and times had been recorded.
The Iowa State Track and Field squad closed out another action-packed weekend in bold fashion, with Saturday being highlighted by one very special run. The Cyclones had 10 athletes competing in seven events across the board and in two different meets.
The Cyclones are off to one of their better starts in school history and have put themselves in a place to win in almost every meet they have competed in, including this one.
It was a relatively brief first day of action for the Iowa State Track and Field squad, but it was led by some impressive performances. The Cyclones only had seven athletes competing in three events across the board at the Bob Devaney Center in Lincoln, Nebraska.
In its seventh meet of the year, Iowa State placed third in a Tri-Meet with the No. 2 Florida Gators and the No. 4 Denver Pioneers. The Cyclones had a final score of 196.800, finishing 1.75 points behind the Gators, who would go on to take home the victory.
After coming off a trio of meets across the country last weekend in which multiple personal and school records were set, the Iowa State Track and Field Program will be back in action again. The Cyclones are set to compete at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational at the University of Nebraska, while All-American distance runner Edwin Kurgat will run at the prestigious Millrose Games in New York.
The Iowa State Cyclones (13-8, 5-5 Big 12) defeated the Oklahoma State Cowgirls (12-10, 3-7 Big 12) by a score of 74-63 on Wednesday night. Maggie Espenmiller-McGraw set the record for most turnovers in a game by an Iowa State player, but coach Bill Fennelly said she and the team played really well.
The Iowa State Cyclones (12-8, 4-5 Big 12) will face the Oklahoma State Cowgirls (12-9, 3-6 Big 12) at Hilton Coliseum on Wednesday night. Both teams are riding losing streaks. But Iowa State knows this is an opportunity to start to cement their NCAA Tournament hopes.
To begin the final day of the UCF Challenge, the Cyclones sat in eighth place and they were 13 strokes off of the lead.
The Iowa State Cyclones (12-8, 4-4 Big 12) lost 71-79 to the West Virginia Mountaineers (14-5, 4-4 Big 12) on Sunday afternoon. While West Virginia came away with the win, there were a few things to point out in the loss.
The Cyclones entered day two of the UCF Challenge with a lot of ground to make up on the leader. They finished day one 10 shots off the lead. As play began at 8:45 a.m. Iowa State seemed poised to make a run.
Coming in to Sunday's road game against the West Virginia Mountaineers, the Iowa State Cyclones had only won twice in seven tries in road games against West Virginia.
The UCF Challenge began on a sub-50 degree day with clear skies in Orlando, Florida, at the Eagle Creek Golf Club. The weather was near perfect for all 16 teams competing.
The Iowa State Cyclones' Track and Field program concluded a triple-header of weekend meets in strong fashion, with athletes producing more personal records in events across the board. With a plethora of action occurring in three different states, here are the top takeaways of the events over the weekend.
The second day of a trio of track meets closed in strong fashion for the Iowa State Track and Field squad. The Cyclones had athletes competing in Lubbock, Texas, Seattle and Bloomington, Indiana, facing off against some of the nation's best talent in events across the board. Here's a rundown of what happened on Saturday.
Iowa State's men's golf kicked off its spring season last week and now it is the women's turn. Head coach Christie Martens will bring her squad to Orlando, Florida, to compete in the UCF Challenge hosted by the University of Central Florida.
Day two of Iowa State's two-day competition ended with Iowa State ahead of North Texas 227-121, Iowa State beating University of Northern Iowa 240-108 and North Texas in front of Northern Iowa 189-163.
The first day of a trio of weekend track meets went well for the Iowa State Cyclones as athletes competing in the three meets held across the country achieved both personal, and in one case, school best marks.
Day one of the triangular meet against the University of Northern Iowa and North Texas ended on a strong note for Iowa State as they finished in the lead against both Northern Iowa and North Texas.
Bill Fennelly is in his 25th season as the head coach of the Iowa State Women’s basketball team, guiding his team to the NCAA tournament 18 out of his 24 seasons.
The Cyclones stood in ninth place after day one of the Arizona Intercollegiate. Heading into day two they had a lot of ground to make up. Prior to the competition kicking off Monday, Coach Andrew Tank had a few goals that he wanted to accomplish as a team.
The Iowa State Cyclones (12-6, 4-3 Big 12) will travel to Waco, Texas to battle the Baylor Bears (17-1, 6-0 Big 12) on Tuesday night. The WBCA Coaches Poll ranks the Bears as the No. 1 team in the country.
But the Cyclones hope starting point guard Jade Thurmon could provide a sparkplug with her speed.
The Iowa State men's golf team is currently competing in its first meet of the spring season. The Cyclones have had nearly a three-month layoff since they last competed in the Big 12 Match Play event in October. They now traveled to Tucson, Arizona to play in the Arizona Intercollegiate tournament, hosted by the University of Arizona at its home course is Sewailo Golf Club.
Coming into its game against the Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday, Iowa State had won nine games in a row against Kansas.
Records and personal bests were the major highlights in Iowa State's first home track and field meet of the season, the Cyclone Open. The Cyclones competed against athletes from Northern Iowa and Drake, along with others competing as part of separate running and athletic clubs. Iowa State proved to be victorious in 11 events across the board.
The Iowa State swim and dive team suffered its first loss in conference play to West Virginia Saturday morning after previously holding a record of 5-1 against them. The Cyclones lost 133-167.