Author Archives: Tom Fruehling

Bowling — 1.1.11

Metro area bowling is booming By Tom Fruehling Metro Sports Report Too bad high school letter jackets are no longer in vogue. Maybe then the newest group of prep letterwinners would get more recognition. Right now, high school bowling is … Continue reading

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Boys basketball — 12.30.10 Linn-Mar

Typical teen with atypical talent By Tom Fruehling Metro Sports Report To hear basketball phenom Marcus Paige tell it, he’s just a typical teenager. The baby-faced 17-year-old Linn-Mar junior has loads of friends, some close ones from other schools he’s … Continue reading

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Boys basketball — 12.26.10 Washington

Making the grade Washpun’s improved study habits may earn him D-I offer By Tom Fruehling Metro Sports Report In a pivotal play of his team’s 49-41 upset of Cedar Rapids Jefferson this season, Washington’s Wes Washpun rocked the home gym when … Continue reading

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Recruiting

Oglesby ready to run-and-gun with the Hawkeyes By Tom Fruehling Metro Sports Report Sure, he’s a proud dad.   But after 32 years of coaching basketball, the last five as an assistant at Mount Mercy University following a successful stint at … Continue reading

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Carr drives Warriors past Senior, 62-7

By Tom Fruehling Metro Sports Report The only thing Washington phenom Alex Carr did wrong Friday night at Kingston Stadium was muff the game-opening kickoff in the end zone. But he immediately made up for it on the very first … Continue reading

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Prairie-Iowa City West photos

Tom Fruehling photographed the Prairie-Iowa City West football game Friday night at John Wall Field.  To see all of Tom’s photos, please go to http://tomfruehling.wordpress.com/

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One last chance

  See more of Tom Fruehling’s photos from this game at http://tomfruehling.wordpress.com/

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Wash-Jeff photos

Tom Fruehling shot photos of the Washington-Jefferson football game Friday night at Kingston Stadium.  Click here http://tomfruehling.wordpress.com/ to see all of his photos.

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Warriors work out kinks, roll in 2nd half

EDITOR’S NOTE: Tom Fruehling and his partners are forming a new web-site company that will be devoted to covering high school sports in Cedar Rapids and Marion. The company will be called the Metro Sports Report and will become the … Continue reading

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Prairie-Washington photos

Tom Fruehling shot photos at the Prairie-Washington game. To see more of his work, check out his blog at http://tomfruehling.wordpress.com/

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