Girls Basketball Class 2A Region 1 First round play 7pm tip offs
Sioux Central 44
Pocahontas Area 16
Tuesday @ Sioux Rapids – Sheldon vs Sioux Central
Sibley Ocheyedan 50
West Lyon 29
Western Christian 88
Rock Valley 31
Tuesday at Western – Sibley-Ocheyedan vs Western Christian
South O’Brien 31
Sioux Center 46
Tuesday at Sioux Center – Unity vs Cherokee
East Sac County 90
Alta Aurelia 24
Kuemper Catholic 44
South Central Calhoun 21
Tuesday at Kuemper Catholic (Carroll) – East Sac County vs Kuemper Catholic
District Wrestling Tournaments with top two individuals advancing to the State Tournament. Action begins at noon
Area Class 2A teams at Cherokee
Area Class 1A teams at Sibley Ocheyedan
Area Class 3A teams at Fort Dodge
The Sheldon Orab Girls Basketball Team opened up Tournament play with a 47-39 win at Hartley Melvin Sanborn Saturday night as the Class 2A Region 1 Tournament got underway.
HMS led 8-7 at the end of the first quarter and was up by one at halftime 20-19. Sheldon took over the lead with an early second half run and built it to 35-29 at the end of the third quarter sparked by an 8 point third quarter from Abbie Provost. Sheldon held off a fourth quarter run by the Hawks to post the win.
Provost led the Orabs with 16 points on the night and was joined by Crystal Rodger with 10 points. The Hawks got a game high 18 points from Jessica Stofferan.
With the win Sheldon improves to 8-14 on the season while HMS ends the year with a 12-11 record.
Up next for Sheldon will be a trip to Sioux Rapids Tuesday night in a quarterfinal matchup with Sioux Central who turned back Pocahontas Area 44-16. in the other lower bracket quarterfinal it’s Sibley Ocheyedan a 50-29 winner over West Lyon against 8th ranked Western Christian who ousted Rock Valley 88-31.
In the upper bracket it’s Unity a 65-31 winner over South O’Brien going against Cherokee a 50-46 winner over Sioux Center. That one is scheduled for Sioux Center Tuesday night. in the other upper bracket quarterfinal it’s East Sac a 90-24 winner over Alta Aurelia going to Carroll to meet 9th ranked Kuemper Catholic who turned back South Central Calhoun 44-21 on Saturday night.
Boys Regular Season Basketball
Central Lyon 48
Boyden Hull 71
MOC Floyd Valley 76
Sioux Center 72 OVERTIME
West Lyon 82
Rock Valley 48
Akron Westfield 43
West Sioux 35
Kingsley Pierson 58
South O’Brien 44
The Sheldon Orab Boys Basketball Team closed out the regular season with a 66-48 home win over Central Lyon Friday night. The Orabs led at all the breaks as they took a 15-7 first quarter lead and pushed that to 31-16 at half time. At the end of three Sheldon led 49-33 as they went on to the win.
Sheldon got a game high 18 points from Dallas Ennema and 11 from James Gradert. In all ten players found their way into the scorebook.
Central Lyon had two players in double figures as well with Cole Schleusner and Kyler Huisman hitting for 11 points each.
With the win Sheldon ends the regular season at 10-8 in the conference and 11-9 for the season. Central Lyon wraps up at 7-11 in the conference and 7-12 for the regular season.
Sheldon opens the tournament trail with a first round bye and will play their first game at home Thursday as they host the winner of Okoboji at West Lyon set for Monday night. Sheldon will be in District 3 of Class 2A for the tournaments.
Central Lyon will be in District 4 of Class 1A and will open at home on Thursday with the winner of Mondays play in game between George Little Rock and Hartley Melvin Sanborn at George.
Ryan Sterler shot this 8 point buck during early Muzzleloader season. Pictured with Ryan are his grandfather, Richard Leth, of Hartley & his dad, Bill Sterler.
Paul Corbett shot this 9 pointer, on November 9th, 2011 in Southeast Iowa with his bow!