Des Moines Iowa — Top seed Boyden Hull rolled to a 57-26 quarterfinal win over #8 seed Woodward Granger. With the win the Comets are on to the Class 2A semi finals on Wednesday night at Wells Fargo Arena. Tip off is set for 6:30 with pregame at 6:15 on KIWA FM 105.3. The last of the 2A quarterfinals is set for Tuesday morning at 9:30. It will match #4 seed Camanche and #5 seed Monticello. The winner will draw Boyden Hull in the upper bracket semi.
Boys State tournament basketball kicked off Monday in Des Moines. Our broadcast coverage featured Boyden-Hull taking on Woodward-Granger on KIWA FM 105.3.
Class 1A, 2A, and 4A Girls State basketball championships were all decided Saturday. Read more
Bishop Heelan of Sioux City returned to the state championship game for the first time since winning it all 10 years ago. Read more
Andrew Null earned All-American honors Friday evening as he won his blood round match against Mason McDaniel (Life, Ga.) by decision, 8-4. His win put him in the final eight wrestlers at the 165 pound weight class and the top eight wrestlers are crowned as All-Americans. Read more
Class 2A and 1A played their semifinal games Friday, and 5A and 3A crowns were decided.
Girls State Basketball
Class 2A Semifinals
Osage 46, Cascade 32
North Linn 61, West Hancock 46
Class 1A Semifinals
Newell-Fonda 84, Saint Ansgar 33
Bishop Garrigan 69 Marquette Catholic 37
Class 5A Championship
Johnston 69 Waukee 65
Class 3A Championship
Bishop Heelan 53, North Polk 46