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Chris Werner is a Sports Reporter at The Daily Iowan. He is a sophomore majoring in Journalism and Communications. Chris joined the staff in the fall of 2019. He has covered men’s and women’s swimming, men’s and women’s tennis, field hockey, women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s golf.

Chris Werner, Sports Reporter

Dec 15, 2020
Unusual fall season prepares Hawkeye golfers for future professional careers (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Goodson, Sargent bring lightning, thunder to Hawkeye backfield (Story)
Dec 08, 2020
Iowa men’s golf’s Alex Schaake advanced to match play at the Maridoe Amateur Championship (Story)
Dec 07, 2020
Hockenson shreds Bears to highlight Iowa’s NFL presence in Week 13 (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
One-on-one with former Iowa linebacker Mike Humpal (Story)
Dec 02, 2020
Iowa Track and Field’s Marissa Mueller awarded Rhodes Scholarship (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
Big Ten football notebook: COVID-19 takes control of the standings (Story)
Nov 24, 2020
Around the Big Ten Week 6: Where to watch the Iowa-Nebraska football game (Story)
Nov 22, 2020
By the numbers | Iowa’s victory over Penn State (Story)
Nov 21, 2020
Fourth quarter turnovers, dominant defensive line play seals Iowa’s victory over Penn State (Story)
Nov 21, 2020
Halftime reactions: Fierce run game, stout defense put Iowa up 24-7 (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Week 5 scouting report | Penn State (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Iowa football not preparing like Penn State is 0-4 (Story)
Nov 17, 2020
Point/Counterpoint: Who is the Iowa football team’s midseason MVP? (Story)
Nov 12, 2020
Power to the players: Hawkeyes speak up, kneel down (Story)
Nov 12, 2020
Hawkeye football looks to get back to .500 (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
Woods could make history at Augusta (Story)
Nov 09, 2020
Former Hawkeye Desmond King makes immediate impact for Titans (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
One-on-one with former Iowa quarterback Chuck Long (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Iowa golf’s Schaake makes equipment change (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Big Ten notebook: Wisconsin cancels another game, Northwestern aiming for 3-0 start (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Kittle could miss rest of season, King traded to Titans (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
Daviyon Nixon a bright spot in Iowa football’s Week 2 loss (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
By the numbers | Iowa football through two games of the season (Story)
Oct 31, 2020
Late interceptions by Spencer Petras seal Hawkeye loss on Halloween (Story)
Oct 31, 2020
Halftime reactions: Iowa leads Northwestern, 20-14, at halftime (Story)
Oct 29, 2020
Hawkeyes gear up for a battle in the trenches against Northwestern (Story)
Oct 29, 2020
Around the Big Ten: Week 2 (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
Iowa men’s golf’s Schaake impresses at Golf Club of Georgia Amateur Invitational (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
Week 1 scouting report: Purdue (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Iowa football’s Coy Cronk ready for his homecoming (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
Iowa men’s golf’s Alex Schaake and Benton Weinberg have special bond (Story)
Oct 19, 2020
Iowa players weigh in on golf’s distance debate (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
Punting battle coming to an end for Iowa football ahead of first game (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
Iowa coaches, players taking notice of Charlie Jones in preseason practices (Story)
Oct 12, 2020
Iowa golf’s Weinberg outlasts teammate Schaake in playoff (Story)
Oct 06, 2020
Extended offseason proves to be beneficial for Iowa football’s offense (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
Iowa players find success playing as individuals (Story)
Oct 01, 2020
Jahn enjoying unique start to Hawkeye career (Story)
Sep 24, 2020
Meet the canine sidekick to the new Finkbine superintendent (Story)
Sep 21, 2020
Iowa women’s golf’s Galloway wins intrasquad match-play title (Story)
Sep 19, 2020
Wick, Kolie lead Iowa City Regina to win over Wapello (Story)
Sep 15, 2020
New Finkbine Superintendent takes winding road to Iowa City (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
Iowa golf teams enjoying improvements to Finkbine (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
Men’s tennis players, coaches reflect on their time at Iowa (Story)
Sep 07, 2020
Charles Jahn headlines impressive summer for Iowa golf (Story)
Sep 02, 2020
Iowa men’s tennis team frustrated, still looking for answers after program cuts (Story)
Aug 30, 2020
On the Range with Iowa men’s golfer Alex Schaake (Story)
Aug 26, 2020
Iowa women’s golfer Morgan Goldstein carrying momentum following July tournament win (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
Yes, they made the right call (Story)
Aug 04, 2020
Iowa’s Alex Schaake impresses at Pinnacle Bank Championship (Story)
Aug 02, 2020
Strategies could change due to MLB’s 2020 playoff expansion if regular season play continues (Story)
Jul 29, 2020
NBA set to tip-off on season restart in Orlando (Story)
Jul 27, 2020
Schaake brothers ready to tee it up at Pinnacle Bank Championship (Story)
Jul 22, 2020
UFC’s Fight Island hosting events and providing entertainment amid pandemic (Story)
Jul 20, 2020
Sibling rivalry a motivating factor on the golf course for Iowa’s Alex Schaake (Story)
Jul 15, 2020
Schaake’s unique playing style, willingness to change proves to be winning combo (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
Year in review: The top contests of 2019-20 at each Iowa athletic facility (Story)
Jul 07, 2020
Kinnick-Slater Stadium: A not-so-new name proposal (Story)
Jul 06, 2020
Sports gamblers finding alternatives during COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Jun 29, 2020
Televised golf events providing entertainment amid slow sports schedule (Story)
Jun 28, 2020
Social media changing how fans interact with sports (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Iowa men’s tennis seniors looking to take advantage of second chance (Story)
Jun 23, 2020
Iowa grads B.J. Armstrong, Melissa Isaacson reflect on ‘The Last Dance’ (Story)
Jun 22, 2020
Sophomore class set to be strength for Iowa swimming and diving teams (Story)
Jun 18, 2020
Iowa golf program taking advantage of golf course availability (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Golf takes center stage as sports begin to emerge from COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
May 10, 2020
Kerst perseveres through struggles for Iowa men’s tennis team (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Technology keeping Iowa teams together when separation is necessary (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
Iowa’s men’s tennis seniors to use extra year of NCAA eligibility (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
COVID-19 halts Iowa men’s tennis’ successful season (Story)
Apr 06, 2020
Iowa swimming and diving athletes react to season ending amid COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Iowa diving sends Tamborski and Neuman to NCAAs (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Okonkwo’s mental improvements paying off on court (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Davies elevates Hawkeyes to undefeated weekend (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
Iowa swim and dive sending five to NCAA Zones (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Iowa tennis to compete in three weekend matches (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Unique leadership of Allaf, Davies drive Hawkeye tennis (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Men’s tennis defeats Nebraska to cap tennis’ 3-1 weekend (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Men’s swimming and diving finishes sixth at Big Tens (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Iowa tennis to compete in three home matches this weekend (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Men’s swim and dive heads to Bloomington for Big Ten Championships (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Women’s swimming and diving says goodbye to senior class (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Women’s tennis outlasts Kansas State in marathon (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Iowa women’s swimming and diving breaks records at Big Ten Championships (Story)
Feb 22, 2020
Iowa swimming finishes ninth at Big Ten Championships (Story)
Feb 21, 2020
Iowa keeps pace on day three of Big Ten Championships (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Iowa swimming in eighth place after day two of the Big Ten Championships (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Iowa tennis to compete in four weekend matches (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Hawkeyes finish first day of Big Tens in sixth (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
Women’s swimming prepared to host conference championships (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Iowa tennis’ home weekend yields two victories (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Iowa tennis ready to host weekend battles (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Iowa swimming and diving hard at work a week ahead of championship season (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Swimming and diving downs Western Illinois on Senior Night (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Men’s and women’s tennis combine for two weekend victories (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Hawkeye swimming and diving shines in dual finale (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Iowa swimming to host Western Illinois on Senior Night (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Burvill poised for final stretch as a Hawkeye (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
By the numbers: Iowa swimming and diving (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
Mid-year transfers provide more firepower for Iowa swim/dive (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
Iowa swimming and diving boasts individual success at Shamrock Invitational (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Iowa swimming and diving heads on weekend trip to South Bend for Shamrock Invitational (Story)
Dec 15, 2019
Iowa women’s swim/dive defeats Iowa State in the Cy-Hawk Series (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
Women’s swim/dive excited to face off with Cyclones (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
Record-setting week at Minnesota Invitational ends in personal glory for Colin (Story)
Dec 08, 2019
Iowa swimming and diving breaks records at Minnesota Invitational (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Iowa swim/dive heads to Minneapolis for Minnesota Invitational (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Iowa’s swim/dive team gets bolster from freshman class (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Field hockey falls to North Carolina in NCAA Tournament (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Iowa field hockey hangs on to beat Duke in NCAA Tournament (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Field hockey out for revenge against Duke (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Strong, steady defense lifts Iowa field hockey as it heads to NCAA tournament (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Iowa women’s swim/dive gets impressive dual meet win ahead of mid-season invitational (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
Iowa women’s swim/dive downs Rutgers in dominant fashion (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Doyle reaches 1,000 career points in season-opening win (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Women’s swimming and diving to host Rutgers in Big Ten dual (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
English tandem leads women’s swim/dive to success (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
Iowa swim/dive teams fall against ranked Big Ten competition (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Iowa swim/dive faces off against Michigan, Indiana this weekend (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Swim/dive uses dual meets to prepare for postseason competition (Story)
Oct 27, 2019
Iowa splits with Minnesota in second Big Ten dual meet (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Swim/dive to face off against Minnesota Saturday (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Myhre brothers combine for success in Iowa’s pool (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Iowa swimming taking advantage of time off (Story)
Oct 13, 2019
Women’s swim/dive races to fourth place finish at SMU Classic (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Iowa women’s swim/dive to compete at SMU Classic (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
International athletes boost Iowa swim/dive (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
Iowa swim/dive handles Michigan State, Northern Iowa (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Iowa swimming and diving excels in exhibition (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Iowa swim/dive squads to open season against Michigan State (Story)