Monthly Archives - June 2018

State Soccer: Updates from Thursday’s quarterfinal games

Tennis icon Venus Williams is coming to Des Moines on June 23 as the guest speaker for the Des Moines Register Sports Awards. Tyler Davis Buy Photo The 2018 boys’ state soccer tournament began Thursday at the Cownie Soccer Park. Winners will advance to Friday’s semifinals, guaranteeing a top-four finish. Here’s how the games unfolded: Class 3A Iowa City West 2, Ankeny Centennial 1 (OT) Exciting final 20-plus minutes that ended with the defending champs advancing. After more than 65 scoreless minutes, West’s Gada Ambo [...]