Latest Girls Basketball Poll Out Area Teams Fare Well

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The seventh round of Iowa Girls High School Basketball rankings have been released and many of the familiar names from the KIWA listening area remain. Western Christian remains the top-ranked team in Class 2A while MOC-Floyd Valley retains the second spot in Class 3A among the many area teams showing up in this weeks poll.

Here is the complete listing:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class 5A

School Record LW
1 Ankeny 10-3 2
2 Mason City 13-2 1
3 Des Moines East 13-1 3
4 Dowling Catholic 12-1 5
5 Iowa City High 13-2 6
6 Southeast Polk 8-4 4
7 Muscatine 12-2 7
8 Cedar Rapids Washington 10-3 8
9 Waukee 8-3 9
10 Waterloo West 10-4 10

 

Dropped Out: None

 

Class 4A

School Record LW
1   Bishop Heelan   9-3   1
2 Benton 13-1 2
3 Waverly-Shell Rock 13-1 3
4 Dallas Center-Grimes 11-3 5
5 Indianola 10-4 6
6 Cedar Rapids Xavier 8-6 8
7 Perry 11-2 7
8 Western Dubuque 11-2 3
9 Lewis Central 10-1 10
10 Harlan 12-1 11
11 Winterset 12-2 12
12 North Scott 7-6 14
13 Oskaloosa 12-2 15
14 Washington 10-4 9
15 Ballard 9-5 NR

 

Dropped Out: Charles City (13)

 

 Class 3A

School Record LW
1 Davenport Assumption 11-1 1
2   MOC-Floyd Valley   14-1   2
3   Estherville-Lincoln Central   13-2   3
4 North Polk 13-2 8
5 Mid-Prairie 10-3 4
6 Cascade 13-2 5
7 Bondurant-Farrar 7-4 7
8   Spirit Lake   8-5   6
9 Mediapolis 13-1 10
10 Central Lee 12-3 9
11 Nevada 13-2 15
12 Center Point-Urbana 11-4 12
13 Waukon 11-3 13
14 Monticello 12-3 NR
15   Unity Christian   12-4   14

 

Dropped Out: Mount Vernon (11)

 

Class 2A

School Record LW
1   Western Christian   14-0   1
2 IKM-Manning 15-0 2
3 North Linn 16-0 4
4 Lawton-Bronson 14-1 3
5 Aplington-Parkersburg 13-1 5
6 Panorama 14-1 6
7 North Butler 11-1 7
8 North Mahaska 14-0 8
9 Manson-NW Webster 12-2 10
10   Hinton   11-1   11
11 Hudson 13-1 14
12 Des Moines Christian 12-2 9
13 Woodward-Granger 13-1 NR
14 Maquoketa Valley 12-4 12
15 West Marshall 13-3 NR

 

Dropped Out: Fort Dodge St. Edmond (13), Iowa City Regina (15)

 

Class 1A

School Record LW
1 Bedford 14-0 1
2 Burlington Notre Dame 14-1 2
3 Newell-Fonda 13-1 3
4   Central Lyon   12-2   4
5 Ar-We-Va 11-2 5
6 Adair-Casey 13-0 6
7 Grundy Center 11-3 7
8 Meskwaki Settlement 14-1 8
9 Colo-Nesco 15-2 9
10   West Sioux   10-4   10
11 Moravia 12-0 12
12 Preston 11-2 14
13 North Iowa 12-2 15
14   LeMars Gehlen Catholic   10-3   11
15 Marquette Catholic 8-4 13

 

 

 


Sports Schedule For Friday January 18th

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A busy Friday sports schedule includes Okoboji at Sheldon for a basketball doubleheader. We’ll bring you the broadcast on KIWA FM 105.3.

 

Basketball Doubleheaders

Okoboji at Sheldon
Broadcast on KIWA FM 105.3. Pregame for the girls at 6:05 tip off at 6:15 with the boys game to follow. We’ll stream from the website at www.kiwaradio.com.

G-LR at Rock Valley

MOC Floyd Valley at Sibley Ocheyedan

Boyden Hull at Sioux Center

Central Lyon at West Lyon

West Sioux at HMS

Remsen Union at Hinton

Unity at Gehlen

Akron Westfield at South O’Brien

MMC at Remsen St Mary’s

Cherokee at Western Christian

CWL Corwith at Harris Lake Park

 
Wrestling

West Lyon, MMC, Okoboji, Emmetsburg, Cherokee and Storm Lake at Ida Grove Invite


Boyden Hull Rock Valley, Spencer And Sergeant Bluff Luton State Ranked in Latest Wrestling Poll

wrestling gearAlburnett, West Delaware and Southeast Polk have the number one rankings in the second Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association’s (IWCOA)dual team rankings, released Thursday.

 

Class 3A


1)  Southeast Polk (18-0)

2) Prairie, Cedar Rapids (15-2)

3) Bettendorf (5-1)

4T) Linn-Mar, Marion (19-7)

4T) Waverly-Shell Rock (12-2)

6) Ankeny (15-1)

7) North Scott, Eldridge (21-4)

8) Iowa City, West (15-7)

9) Pleasant Valley (18-8)

10) Dowling Catholic, WDM (11-2)

11) Sioux City, North (19-0)

12) Clinton (10-2)

13) Epworth, Western Dubuque (21-13)

14) Glenwood (15-0)

15) Valley, West Des Moines (11-7)

16) Burlington (6-2)

 

Class 2A


1) West Delaware, Manchester (19-0)

2) Assumption, Davenport (20-7)

3) Mediapolis (20-0)

4) Charles City (15-3)

5) Creston/O-M (12-1)

6) Humboldt (21-0)

7) Spencer (14-3)

8) Union Community, LaPorte City (16-4)

9) Decorah (13-4)

10) New Hampton (15-7)

11) Sergeant Bluff-Luton (12-1)

12) Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley (16-2)

13) Washington (13-1)

14) Harlan Community (21-1)

15) Independence (15-6)

16) South Central Calhoun  (17-4)

 

Class 1A


1) Alburnett (20-1)

2) Woodbury Central, Moville (20-2)

3) Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont (16-0)

4) Lake Mills (24-2)

5) Sumner-Fredericksburg (16-2); 6) Audubon (20-1)

7) Don Bosco, Gilbertville (13-7)

8) Clarion-Goldfield (9-2)

9) Emmetsburg (12-4)

10) West Marshall, State Center (17-7)

11) Tri-Center, Neola (18-5)

12T) Guthrie Center (21-4)

12T) Iowa Valley, Marengo (17-3)

14) St. Edmond, Fort Dodge (14-6)

15T) Manson Northwest Webster (10-2)

15T) Maquoketa Valley, Delhi (21-8)


Orab Coach Claude Struve Submits Resignation Effective June 30 of This Year

Orab Varsity Boys BB 2012At Wednesday night’s Sheldon Community School Board meeting Orab head boy’s basketball coach Claude Struve submitted his resignation effective June 30th of this year. Struve is retiring after 36 years with the Sheldon District. He is in his 33rd year as head coach.

This season the Orab boys are off to a 13-1 start and 10-1 in the Siouxland Conference. Sheldon is currently ranked number 6 in the latest Radio Iowa Boy’s Basketball Poll.

Coming into the start of this season coach Struve had guided the Orab Boy’s Basketball Program to a 407 – 282 won loss record.


Ennema, Gradert, Van Roekel And Wolterstorff Among Initial 814 Nominees For McDonalds’s All Star Basketball Games

BasketballMcDonald’s® has announced its list of 814 prep seniors who have been nominated to play in the 2013 McDonald’s All American Games.

Players from the more immediate KIWA listening area include Dallas Ennema and James Gradert of the Sheldon Orabs and Brandt Van Roekel of the Boyden Hull Comets.

Also among the initial 814 on the girls side is Brooke Wolterstorff of Western Christian. Other familiar names include Allie Sievert of Estherville Lincoln Central, K.J. Veldman of SpiritLake and Jade Lynn Vlotho of West Sioux.

This year’s list boasts players from 39 states and the District of Columbia who have been selected by high school coaches, athletic directors, principals and members of the McDonald’s All American Games Selection Committee.Sixty players hail from Iowa – 35 male and 25 female players.

A complete list of 2013 McDonald’s All American Games nominees is available at www.mcdaag.com. The final roster of 24 boys and 24 girls who will be selected to play in the 2013 Games will be announced during the McDonald’s All American Games Selection Show on ESPNU on February 14th at 4 p.m.

The 36th Annual Boys Game will tip-off on Wednesday, April 3rd at 8:30 p.m. from Chicago’s United Center and will be broadcast on ESPN.


Sports Schedule For Thursday January 17th

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The Sheldon South O’Brien Wrestlers host their final home meet Thursday night with West Lyon and West Sioux at Orab Gym for a double dual. We’ll bring you the broadcast on KIWA FM 105.3.

Wrestling

West Lyon and West Sioux vs Sheldon South O’Brien at Sheldon
Broadcast on KIWA FM 105.3. Pre match coverage at 6:05 with wrestling to start at 6:15

Boyden Hull Rock Valley and MOC Floyd Valley at Okoboji

Western-Unity and Storm Lake at Cherokee

 

 

Basketball Doubleheaders

HMS at Boyden Hull

Akron Westfield at Alcester Hudson SD