Des Moines Iowa — Just ahead of the opening of tournament play on Friday the Final 3A and 4A baseball rankings have been released by the Iowa Baseball Coaches Association. A pair of Sioux City school received some consideration. The final 1A and 2A polls were released prior to tournament play in those two classes.
Orange City Iowa — Unity Christian advanced to the Class 2A District 1 semifinals with a 3-2 home win over Sheldon Saturday night. Unity will meet West Sioux in the 5:00 pm semifinal on Tuesday at Larchwood. The Falcons earned the lower bracket bye.
Orange City Iowa — A pair of runs in the top of the 8th inning powered Western Christian to a 5-3 extra inning win over Sioux Center in the first qame of the 2A District 1 quarterfinals on Saturday in Orange City.
Tournament Baseball opened up Saturday. Our broadcast coverage featured a double header from Orange City on KIWA AM 1550/FM 100.7. First game coverage was Sioux Center taking on Western Christian. Following that contest we brought you Sheldon taking on Unity Christian.
Spirit Lake Iowa — Spirit Lake used a 4-run 4th inning to break open a tie ballgame as they downed Boyden Hull Rock Valley 6-2 in the Region semifinals Friday night in Spirit Lake. With the win the Indians will play Algona at Spirit Lake Monday night for a trip to the State Tournament. Algona upset top seed and 3rd ranked Humboldt 4-2 in the other semifinal.
Tournament softball entered the semifinal round Friday. Our broadcast coverage featured Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley at Spirit Lake.