Northwest Iowa — The road to Des Moines began Thursday night for girls 1A basketball teams with the tournament openers. Play in games set the field for the quarterfinals in Class 1A. The quarterfinal round will be played on Tuesday February 16th.
Trinity Christian 53, LeMars Gehlen 48
The winner will be in the quarterfinals at Kingsley Tuesday the 16th against Kingsley Pierson who got the upper bracket bye.
Remsen St Mary’s 57, Akron Westfield 52
Remsen Union 60, Siouxland Christian 53
Winners meet Tuesday the 16th at Akron
Harris Lake Park 59, Graettinger Terril 50
The winner will be in the quarterfinals at Marcus against Marcus Meriden Cleghorn who got the lower bracket bye.
Hartley Melvin Sanborn 72, Central Lyon 43
George Little Rock 52, Clay Central Everly 16
Winners meet Tuesday the 16th at Hartley
Class 3A tournament play begins Saturday with the quarterfinal round. Class 2A begins with play in game Saturday to set up Tuesday’s quarterfinal round.