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SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed LHP Ryan Horstman and LHP Hunter Ackerman  to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark Horstman’s 6th season in professional baseball...
IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa baseball team voted senior Tyler Cropley, juniors Robert Neustrom, Chris Whelan, and Nick Allgeyer, and redshirt sophomore Kyle Shimp as team captains for the 2018 season. Cropley and Neustrom were second-team All-Big...
Cole Croston is a graduate of Sergeant Bluff-Luton High School (2012) and the University of Iowa (2017).  At Iowa, Cole joined the football program as a walk-on, earned a scholarship, and eventually combined to start 18 games at...
IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa junior outfielder Robert Neustrom was tabbed as Perfect Game’s Preseason Big Ten Player of the Year, it was announced Thursday in PG’s Big Ten preview. Neustrom and junior college transfer Brady Schanuel were named to...
Matt Jurusik of the Sioux City Musketeers has been named the top goaltender of the week for the United States Hockey League. Jurusik was outstanding in his pair of starts on the road over the weekend. He stopped 34 shots...
Here’s my Davenport Cleaners Halftime interview with Tony Dow, best known for his portrayal of Wally Cleaver on “Leave it to Beaver”.  We talked about his father’s Iowa roots, his acting days, his post-Beaver days, his championship swimming...
Here is my Davenport Cleaners Halftime Interview with Ray Cole, President and Chief Operating Officer of Citadel Communications Company, which ran on January 9, 2018, on KSCJ.  The interview, in two parts, ran during the halftimes of a...
Here is my Davenport Cleaners Halftime interview with “Blue Lou” Marini, a member of the Original Blues Brothers Band.  Lou discussed the band’s new album, THE LAST SHADE OF BLUE BEFORE BLACK, which is available now.  We also...
SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has re-signed RHP Ryan Flores to a 2018 American Association contract. The 2018 season will mark Flores’ 2nd season in professional baseball, both in Sioux...
IOWA CITY, Iowa – – University of Iowa head football coach Kirk Ferentz confirmed Friday the departure of three members of the 2017 Hawkeye program and wished them well in their next chapters.  Those leaving the program are...