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Anna Kayser
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Anna Kayser is the Sports Editor and Assistant Pregame Editor at The Daily Iowan. She began her college career as a news reporter before moving to the Politics team with a focus on the work of Sen. Chuck Grassley. In her sophomore year, she spent both semesters as a sports beat reporter covering Hawkeye volleyball and softball. She was the fall semester Assistant Sports Editor in her junior year.

Anna Kayser, Sports Editor/Assistant Pregame Editor

Dec 28, 2019
Looking back on Nate Stanley’s season, career (Story)
Dec 28, 2019
Highlights from Holiday Bowl post-game press conference (Story)
Dec 28, 2019
Epenesa’s Holiday Bowl performance highlights season (Story)
Dec 27, 2019
Keys to the 2019 Holiday Bowl (Story)
Dec 27, 2019
Looking back on Iowa’s best offensive bowls under Ferentz (Story)
Dec 26, 2019
Iowa football battles losses in Holiday Bowl (Story)
Dec 26, 2019
Highlights from the Holiday Bowl press conference (Story)
Dec 25, 2019
Meet the San Diego Zoo’s lineup of animals (Story)
Dec 25, 2019
USC’s strong air-raid offense to test Iowa secondary (Story)
Dec 24, 2019
Young named Iowa’s recipient of Admiral U.S. Grant Sharp Trophy (Story)
Dec 24, 2019
Iowa State marked turning point for Duncan (Story)
Dec 15, 2019
Senior Column: Grappling with graduation from The Daily Iowan (Story)
Dec 15, 2019
Around the Big Ten: Bowl Edition (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
DeSanto earns Big Ten Wrestler of the Week (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Four-time All-American Brandon Sorensen diagnosed with leukemia (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Tom Brands leads through accountability in the Iowa wrestling room (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
No. 1 Iowa wrestling dominates No. 6 Wisconsin, 32-3 (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
Marinelli honors family with a win against Wisconsin (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
No. 1 Iowa wrestling swept its ranked Wisconsin opponents (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
Week 14 scouting report: Nebraska (Story)
Nov 24, 2019
Nelson Brands makes impact known at ISU (Story)
Nov 24, 2019
Iowa wrestling downs Iowa State, 29-6 (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Iowa wrestling takes on CyHawk action in Ames (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Goodson continues to excel in freshman campaign (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Three-year starter Stanley set to suit up for final Kinnick game (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Iowa wrestling sweeps Tennessee at Chattanooga, 39-0 (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Iowa defense saves day against Minnesota (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Michael Kemerer dominated, 20-0, in his return to the wrestling mat (Story)
Nov 16, 2019
Offense leads Hawkeyes over Gophers (Story)
Nov 16, 2019
Week 12 halftime reactions — Iowa vs. Minnesota (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Iowa wrestling set for explosive season opener (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
One-on-one with Iowa safety Jack Koerner (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Iowa football gears up for another November top-10 matchup (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Duncan continues to be vital part of Iowa football (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Iowa field hockey wins Big Ten Tournament (Story)
Nov 09, 2019
Week 11 halftime reactions — Iowa vs. Wisconsin (Story)
Nov 09, 2019
Stanley steps up in fourth-quarter dominance (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Iowa field hockey’s journey back to the Big Ten Championship begins (Story)
Nov 04, 2019
Kayser: The Big Ten West could end up a mess (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Spencer Lee set to wrestle collegiately and internationally in 2019-20 (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Michael Kemerer is ready to return to Iowa wrestling’s lineup (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Week 9 scouting report: Northwestern (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Iowa’s offense finds ways to replace Smith (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Former Hawkeye named to National Wrestling Hall of Fame (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Injuries and late-game losses headline Big Ten (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
Stanley proves he’s all-in for his team (Story)
Oct 19, 2019
Highlights from Iowa’s press conference following win over Purdue (Story)
Oct 19, 2019
Turnovers save the day for Iowa (Story)
Oct 19, 2019
Week 8 halftime reactions — Iowa vs. Purdue (Story)
Oct 19, 2019
Welch to miss Purdue game with injury (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Wirfs utilizes wrestling background in football career (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Purdue set to throw challenge at Iowa’s secondary (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
Week 7 scouting report: Penn State (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Iowa’s rushing game is looking to improve against Penn State (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Iowa set to face off against a top-10 opponent under the Kinnick lights (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
Iowa’s secondary and defense gave the offense a chance against Michigan (Story)
Oct 05, 2019
Defense succeeds, offense struggles, Iowa moves forward (Story)
Oct 05, 2019
Highlights from Iowa’s press conference following loss to Michigan (Story)
Oct 05, 2019
Week 6 halftime reactions — Iowa vs. Michigan (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Around the Big Ten: Week 6 (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
Hawkeyes get healthier heading into Michigan (Story)
Sep 29, 2019
Grading Iowa’s Week 5 performance against MTSU (Story)
Sep 29, 2019
Kayser: Iowa’s offense is enough for Michigan (Story)
Sep 28, 2019
Iowa dominates Middle Tennessee, 48-3 (Story)
Sep 28, 2019
Week 5 halftime reaction — Iowa vs. Middle Tennessee (Story)
Sep 28, 2019
Iowa running backs post career numbers against Mid Tennessee (Story)
Sep 28, 2019
Highlights from Iowa’s press conference following 48-3 win (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Iowa volleyball officially names Vicki Brown as head coach (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Iowa’s four running backs have both rushing and receiving capabilities (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Injuries remain prevalent for Hawkeye football (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Marching Band allegations from Cy-Hawk game emerge (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Iowa football coordinators find takeaways from first three games (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
Barta comments on ‘inappropriate actions’ toward Hawkeye Marching Band (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
Hawkeyes building a running back corps (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
One-on-one with Iowa offensive lineman Landan Paulsen (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Iowa volleyball’s offensive production looks to improve in road tournament (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Iowa’s offensive line hasn’t missed a beat in its rotation (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Iowa wrestling to face Ohio State, reigning NCAA Champion Penn State at home in 2020 (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
Week 2 scouting report: Rutgers (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
Iowa football looks to early Big Ten matchup in Week 2 (Story)
Aug 30, 2019
College football Week 1: What are we getting ourselves into? (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
Hawkeye football set to kick off season against new Miami (Ohio) team (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
Grit, focusing on future propel Hawkeyes into fall season (Story)
May 11, 2019
NFL Hawkeye James Daniels returns for graduation (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
Hawkeye wrestling looks to be better in 2020 (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
Spencer Lee faced adversity, renewed confidence in NCAA title run (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
Spencer Lee is a two-time National Champion (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
The numbers on Spencer Lee vs. Jack Mueller, the 125-pound NCAA final (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
All-American Austin DeSanto matures through being a Hawkeye (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
What happened, what’s next: NCAA Wrestling Championships Session 5 (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Marinelli falls in quarterfinals, vies for All-American honors (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Scoring points key for Iowa wrestling’s first 2019 All-Americans (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
What happened, what’s next: NCAA Wrestling Championships Session 3 (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
What happened, what’s next: NCAA Wrestling Championships Session 4 (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Lee claims NCAA Wrestling Championship Finals bid (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Spencer Lee, from heartbreak to the NCAA Finals (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Mixed results come from Iowa wrestling’s seeding and match types (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
What happened, what’s next: NCAA Wrestling Championships Session 2 (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
What happened, what’s next: NCAA Wrestling Championships Session 1 (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Stoll secures advancement with upset (Story)
Mar 10, 2019
Iowa baseball drops series to Evansville, 2-1 (Story)
Feb 24, 2019
Oklahoma State downs Iowa wrestling to end undefeated season (Story)
Feb 17, 2019
Hawkeye wrestling takes share of Big Ten title with win over Wisconsin (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
Iowa wrestling takes down Nebraska to stay perfect (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
Iowa wrestling wins without Lee, Young on Sunday (Story)
Jan 13, 2019
Iowa wrestling dominates Minnesota, 24-10 (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
By the numbers: Mississippi State (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
Iowa wrestling shifts from late losses to bonus points (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Iowa wrestling preps for Lehigh by looking back (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Iowa wrestling focuses on closing out matches (Story)
Dec 02, 2018
Hawkeye wrestling’s No. 11 Warner comes up clutch with upset of three-time All-American in début (Story)
Dec 01, 2018
Iowa wrestling narrowly escapes Iowa State (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Spencer Lee listed in probable CyHawk lineup (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Hawkeye wrestling has a plan to fill Kemerer’s lineup spot (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
Nicholas Baer (Story)
Nov 25, 2018
Iowa wrestling uses depth to fill big lineup holes (Story)
Nov 25, 2018
Iowa’s run game exploded with potential against Nebraska (Story)
Nov 24, 2018
Wrestling dominates No. 14 Purdue (Story)
Nov 23, 2018
Defensive holes force last-second victory (Story)
Nov 21, 2018
Iowa lineman balances football and family with newborn twins at home (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
College football Week 12: the Big Ten is embarrassing (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Hawkeyes look to fix the run game production (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Hawkeyes dominate for win No. 1,000 (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
Defensive gaps lead to loss against Northwestern (Story)
Nov 10, 2018
Iowa gives Northwestern a trip to Indianapolis (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
By the numbers: Northwestern (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Iowa wrestling faces off in first dual meets (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Hawkeye football’s ‘New Kirk’ aggressive approach has sparked excitement (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Iowa wrestling focused on two major points for the season (Story)
Nov 03, 2018
Volleyball falls to No. 7 Penn State (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Hawkeye wrestling finishes wrestle-off competition (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
One-on-one with Hawkeye punter Colten Rastetter (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Iowa wrestling concludes first day of wrestle-offs (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Nate Stanley, offense move forward from Penn State loss (Story)
Oct 30, 2018
Maryland Board of Regents recommends D.J. Durkin reinstatement (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Stanley vs. McSorley, a quarterback edge causes defensive stress (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Hawkeye defensive end Parker Hesse’s relationship step from football gridiron (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
Injured Hawkeyes headline Week 8 of college football (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
Iowa’s tight ends have turned into the strongest offensive force (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
College football Week 7: Ohio State leading the Big Ten (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Football’s defense is prepared for a quarterback challenge (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Iowa baseball’s annual Black and Gold World Series kicks off (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Hawkeye injuries create uncertainty for Indiana matchup (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
No (Story)
Oct 07, 2018
Football true freshmen adjust to burn Minnesota (Story)
Oct 06, 2018
Halftime reactions – Iowa vs. Minnesota (Story)
Oct 06, 2018
Iowa’s offense, defense come out swinging for the Pig (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
By the numbers: Minnesota Gophers (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Notables from Week 6 in the Big Ten (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
Golf tournament raises money for Children’s Hospital (Story/Media)
Oct 01, 2018
Toren Young (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
By the numbers: Iowa football and the offense (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
A look back at the best of Kinnick Stadium under the lights (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
One-on-one with Hawkeye center Keegan Render (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Urban Meyer returns, Big Ten looks forward (Story)
Sep 17, 2018
Iowa softball has been revamped thanks to a partially new coaching staff (Story)
Sep 16, 2018
Iowa football hurt by penalties against Northern Iowa (Story)
Sep 15, 2018
Softball wins first exhibition game (Story)
Sep 15, 2018
Defense flexes its muscles, offense wakes up against UNI (Story)
Sep 15, 2018
Halftime reactions – Northern Iowa vs. Iowa (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
Noah Fant holds major advantage for Hawkeye football (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Entering Week 3, Iowa finds another rivalry and offensive challenges (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Cy-Hawk rivalry has major implications for both sides (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
College football Week 1: A Big Ten Roast (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Where the Big Ten stands after Week 1 of college football (Story)
Aug 30, 2018
Iowa football names two inexperienced starters to replace suspended players (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
Hawkeye football fills void left by suspensions (Story)
Aug 21, 2018
Nate Stanley gives Iowa football a voice for its offense (Story)
Aug 20, 2018
Hawkeye volleyball adds young depth to roster (Story)
Jul 16, 2018
Kayser: MLB at the All-Star break (Story)
Jul 04, 2018
Breaking down Big Ten volleyball’s best (Story)
Jul 03, 2018
Iowa softball coaching staff adds another (Story)
Jun 27, 2018
Big Ten brings in great football coaches who raise up teams (Story)
Jun 22, 2018
MLB doesn’t have a pace-of-play problem (Story)
Jun 13, 2018
Potential for change brightens softball future (Story)
Jun 08, 2018
Softball tabs Gillispie as new head coach (Story)
May 12, 2018
Northwestern ends Iowa’s season in Big Ten Softball Tournament (Story)
May 10, 2018
Iowa softball upsets Ohio State in Big Ten Tournament (Story)
May 08, 2018
Big Ten Tournament brings one last go-around for seniors (Story)
May 07, 2018
Purdue triumphs, Iowa still makes the tournament (Story)
May 02, 2018
Softball heads into battle in Big Ten play (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
6 games stand between Iowa softball and proving it can compete (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Softball struggles seem everlasting (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Hawkeye softball works to end losing streak (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Softball has tough Big Ten slate to come (Story)
Apr 11, 2018
Softball drops one of two in Nebraska (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Coaching philosophy pays off for Iowa softball (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
Iowa softball records first season sweep (Story)
Apr 08, 2018
Bats adjust, softball outlives another Big Ten opponent (Story)
Apr 05, 2018
Offensive success comes from coaching philosophy, buying in (Story)
Mar 30, 2018
Softball travels to Maryland with the means to win (Story)
Mar 28, 2018
Hawkeyes sweep doubleheader against Green Bay (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
GymHawks make NCAA cut, head to Minnesota (Story)
Mar 23, 2018
V-ball springs into new season (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Softball falls in first home games due to mental mistakes (Story)
Mar 21, 2018
Baseball loses at home, struggling on the mound and in the box (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
Recently improved defense falters, offense steps up (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
Battling Hawkeyes jump above .500 (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Seven plus innings will be key for Iowa pitchers (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Hawkeyes control their position to win in the top-10 (Story)
Mar 02, 2018
V-ball back in action nationally (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Hawkeyes learn from early mistakes, get better (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Baseball chalks up win in home opener (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Two tickets punched to NCAAs (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
Splash of sunshine becomes much more (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
Big Tens: Day Two (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
The University of Iowa mens’ swimming fifth in Big Tens   (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Racing for redemption (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Full slate ahead for Hawkeye softball (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Momentum and confidence shift through wins and losses (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Sun rises on championship season (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
Ditching the snow for some outdoor ball (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Alternating Hawkeyes on the floor (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Softball players attacking the game (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Hawkeyes tune up for Big Tens (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
Swim/Dive hosts tune-up dual meet (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Hawks chip away for success (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Gymnasts add skill, team strength (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Gymnasts fall in battle with rival (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Big teams push Hawkeyes in the water (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
Competition heats up at big-time swimming meet (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
GymHawks take titles on the road (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Team changes switch lineup (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Culture and experience boost swim team (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Calm confidence holds halfway across the world (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Freshman sparks team competition (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Top pool finishes boost Big Ten win (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
GymHawks battle through for a title (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Swimming/Diving enters thick of schedule (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Iowa gymnastics begins strong schedule (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Swimming and Diving set up for success (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
GymHawks win, men third in Chicago (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
Tight schedule brings back routine (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
Swimmers confident in competitive ability (Story)
Jan 14, 2018
Swimmers, divers perform strong to begin 2018 (Story)
Jan 07, 2018
Women’s gymnastics kicks off season in Arizona (Story)
Dec 14, 2017
Diver takes success to USA meet (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
Diving Championships bring unique opportunity for two Hawkeyes (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
Swimmers ready to extend win streak against ISU (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Iowa volleyball winds up one step closer to goal (Story)
Nov 23, 2017
Volleyball falls flat in battle with Illinois (Story)
Nov 19, 2017
V-ball records a win in weekend competition (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
Iowa volleyball’s goals rest on weekend competition (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Iowa volleyball has tools to reach NCAA Tournament goal (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
V-ball finally finishes out tight matches (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Diving competes at Minnesota Diving Invitational (Story)
Nov 11, 2017
Volleyball notches final home win (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Iowa volleyball prepares for last home match (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Diving competes in first major meet (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Strong freshman swimmers boost Hawkeyes (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
Big block leads Hawkeyes to victory (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
Iowa swimming faces ranked opponent in first road meet (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
Postseason chance entices Iowa volleyball (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Volleyball remains confident in where it stands (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
After two losses, some positives remain for Hawkeye volleyball (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Volleyball seeks to regain momentum (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Swimming & diving takes on ranked Minnesota (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Men top ranked Minnesota, women fall (Story)
Oct 22, 2017
Volleyball’s lack of finishing leads to weekend split (Story)
Oct 21, 2017
Iowa rebounds, sweeps unranked Big Ten team (Story)
Oct 21, 2017
Volleyball drops a heartbreaker to unranked opponent (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Iowa volleyball faces teams in its time zone (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Iowa’s volleyball intensity falters (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Iowa volleyball wants second shot at Golden Gophers (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Volleyball won’t overlook Hoosiers (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Intensity lacking for volleyball Hawks (Story)
Oct 07, 2017
Offense falters to big block (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Iowa volleyball’s confidence spikes after Michigan (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Volleyball upsets ranked Big Ten opponent (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Iowa softball’s Allie Wood prepares for final Hawkeye season (Story)
Sep 30, 2017
V’ball regains control, falls in battle with top-five team (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
Volleyball’s offense disappointed in Big Ten home opener (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
Iowa volleyball faces big time Big Ten battles (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Speed fuels Iowa softball (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Iowa volleyball snags first Big Ten opener since 2009 (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Softball’s bats, pitching, too much for Kirkwood (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Iowa volleyball jumps right into conference play (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Iowa volleyball’s Orr receives first collegiate honor (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Volleyball offense dominates in weekend sweep (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Iowa volleyball prepares for conference season in D.C. (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Volleyball Hawks snag two weekend wins (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Volleyball pumped up for Iowa State (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Shymansky’s passion sparks volleyball culture (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
Volleyball powers through home-opener (Story)
Sep 01, 2017
Volleyball opens at home with Hawkeye Classic (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
Volleyball optimistic about Orr (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
Volleyball starts season off strong in California (Story)
Aug 23, 2017
Volleyball adds experience in three transfers (Story)
Aug 22, 2017
Volleyball’s win totals, morale, on the rise (Story)
Aug 21, 2017
V-ball’s black and gold scrimmage shows promise (Story)
Oct 06, 2016
UI professor wins award for hypertension research (Story)