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Week Four Roundup | City High Beats West, 23-8

Below are links to coverage of City High’s 23-9 victory over Iowa City West in Week Four. The Little Hawks kept the Boot on the Eastside of the third straight year. Subscriptions may be required. The Gazette: The Boot stays in Iowa City High’s possession with 23-8 win over Iowa City West Your Prep Sports:...
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Week Three Roundup | City High Defeats Ames, 49-28

Below are links to coverage of City High Football’s 49-28 victory over Ames in Week Three. The Little Hawks retained the Little Cy-Hawk Trophy for the fourth straight season, also taking a 5-4 lead in the overall trophy game series against Ames. Subscriptions may be required. Des Moines Register: All of our photos from Week...
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GAZETTE: Iowa City High starts 2023 football season with an intriguing test

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Like most football coaches heading into their first game, City High’s Mitch Moore likes what he has this fall. Read the full story from The Gazette.
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GAZETTE 5A POLL Ranks City High No. 7 in Iowa

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The Gazette Class 5A Preseason Poll ranks City High seventh heading into the fall season. Read the full story here. The Little Hawks will face No. 6 Cedar Rapids Kennedy in Week Five and No. 10 Linn-Mar in Week Eight. City High hosts Illinois-powerhouse Joliet Catholic at Bates Field on Friday night.
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WATCH: #L23D (via City High Videography)

Lead. That is the challenge and the promise this community places before its young people. In a way, there is no higher standard. Excellence– like even perfection– is attainable; leadership, though empirical in one sense, is an ideal. Principal John Bacon lends his voice, helping to articulate what the mission to “lead” means to the...
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Week One: City High Takes on Powerhouse Joliet Catholic

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Entering his third season at City High, Head Coach Mitchell Moore continues to book the Little Hawks for the big stage. There likely were doubters in 2021 when a Little Hawk program that had met hard times sought out a matchup with perennial-power Dowling Catholic. The Maroons, who had last seen...
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Fall Sports Night

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Little Hawk Football hosted Waterloo East for exhibition action on Friday as part of Fall Sports Night at City High. Players from all levels suited up for full contact ahead of the week one matchup with Joliet Catholic. For the varsity team, activities began with a 7-on-7 session before moving into two...
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RIVALS: Iowa City High Loaded with D1 Prospects

by Eliot Clough Premium content. Read the full story at Go Iowa Awesome.
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Intra-Squad Scrimmage

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The Little Hawks hosted an intra-squad scrimmage on Saturday morning at the City High practice turf. City High players wore various game uniforms for the fully-padded practice. The scrimmage concluded an intense and productive summer on a high note. The program looks ahead to “Week Zero” action next week, including the Fall...
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Fall Camp Underway

IOWA CITY, Iowa – City High Football is back! The Little Hawks kicked off the year with great intensity on Tuesday night. Scroll through the first official images of the 2023 team below, created by Sam Lund of OSL Productions and City High Football Videography. For a continuously-updated stream of photos from City High practices...
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City High Football Videography Team

IOWA CITY, Iowa – In an effort to maximize social media presence and video board technology, City High Football has assembled a videography unit for the 2023 fall season. The Little Hawks have generated significant interest from local sports videographers, due not only to team success, but also the incredible Friday night environment at Bates...
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Camp Week, Seatback Installation

For City High football players and families: Little Hawks, the first week of August marks the return of Iowa high school football. Needless to say, we need to be at our best. That means a great fall camp, as well as a total team effort for Friday’s seatback installation fundraiser at Kinnick Stadium. CAMP INFORMATION:...
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“Player Bio” Google Form

For City High football players: With the start of fall camp, this is a huge week for our program! There is one small step each of you must take to make this week a success: fill out you “Player Bio” Google Form. This step allows us to create your biography page on This is...
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Website Upgrades

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Welcome back, Little Hawks! The City High football program is excited to announce significant improvements to See relevant information below: City High Football takes tremendous pride in representing our community and student athletes at the highest level. This includes efforts to promote our program in social media spaces, as well...
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Weight Room Sneak Peek

IOWA CITY, Iowa – On June 29, City High Athletics shared the first photos of the new weight room inside the Larry Brown Fitness Center. The space reimagines the “Old Gym” as part of the Stronger Together fundraising initiative, which will also bring a new mental health space, nutrition station, dance studio and cardio room...
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Youth Football Registration Info

REGISTRATION FORM (PDF) | $85 REGISTER ONLINE | $90 (Includes processing fee) Hello Eastside families! Linked directly above are two ways to register your child for the “Iowa City East” YSF program. Register online ($5 fee) or bring your filled out form to Registration and Fitting Day on Tuesday, April 11, from 5-6:30 p.m. at...
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Incoming Freshman Questionnaire

All incoming freshman football players asked to fill out a questionnaire, which can be found here.
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THE GOLD STANDARD – Hype Video Featuring McCarney, Dwight, Gable

IOWA CITY, Iowa – City High Football released the hype video below in celebration of the start of the fall 2022 season. The video pays tribute to the Little Hawks’ mission statement for this season: living up to “The Gold Standard.” The video enlists three legends in state of Iowa athletics: City High alumni Dan...
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City High Football Recognized in Preseason Rankings

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The City High Football program has earned preseason top ten recognition from numerous outlets as the fall season rapidly approaches. The Little Hawks are ranked fifth in the Des Moines Register Class 5A preseason poll. The Register also has City High at No. 5 in their full-state Super 10 rankings. The...
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Return to Practice Video

IOWA CITY, Iowa – City High Football released the below video to social media in celebration of the official return to practice and the start of the fall sports season. The Little Hawks kickoff the regular season against Iowa City Liberty on Aug. 26 at historic Kinnick Stadium.
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