Northwest Iowa — Sheldon was scheduled to be at Unity Christian for an afternoon basketball doubleheader. That has been postponed and will be made up on Monday 12/19. It will be varsity only with the girls game tipping off at 6:00 with the boys game to follow. We’ll bring you the broadcast on KIWA FM 105.3 and stream from the website at www.kiwaradio.com.
Sheldon at Unity (PPD to Mon 12/19 varsity only girls tip off at 6:00)
Sioux Center at Rock Valley
Alta Aurelia at HMS (CCLD)
Akron Westfield at Siouxland Community Christian
Sibley Ocheyedan at South O’Brien (PPD 1/26)
Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire at MMC/RU (PPD to 1/28)
Sheldon South O’Brien, East Sac County, Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn, Kingsley-Pierson, Maple Valley/Anthon Oto, Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn, MOC-Floyd Valley, Sioux Central and Western Christian at the Cherokee invite (cancelled)
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley, Central Lyon, Eagle Grove, Emmetsburg, Estherville/Lincoln Central, Humboldt, Lawton-Bronson, LeMars, Luverne MN, North Union, Sergeant Bluff-Luton, Sibley-Ocheyedan, Sioux Center and West Lyon at Spencer (cancelled)
Northwest Iowa — Sheldon plays host to Sibley Ocheyedan in boys and girls basketball Friday night. We’ll bring you the 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.
Sibley Ocheyedan at Sheldon (PPD)
Boyden Hull at Central Lyon (PPD Mon 12/19)
MOC Floyd Valley at Okoboji (PPD)
West Lyon at Rock Valley (PPD to 1/10)
G-LR at Sioux Center (PPD)
Clay Central Everly at Akron Westfield (PPD 1/19)
South O’Brien at Harris Lake Park (PPD 12/19)
West Sioux at Hinton
HMS at Remsen St Mary’s
LeMars Gehlen at Unity
Spencer at Western (PPD to 1/05)
Northwest Iowa — The latest IGHSAU Girls Basketball Rankings show little change from last week. Western continues to be ranked #3 in Class 2A while Sioux Center stays at the 2 position in Class 3A along with Cherokee at #4.
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Orange City Iowa — Sheldon split a pair of Siouxland Conference games at MOC Floyd Valley Tuesday night. The girls game went to the Lady Dutch 41-29 while the Orabs took the boys game 37-32.
In the girls game MOC Floyd Valley led 7-2 at the end of the first quarter with the Orabs pulling to within 15-13 at the half. The Lady Dutch took control in the third quarter and led 28-15 going into the final 8 minutes. They claimed the win 41-29.
Lily De Haan led all scorers with 9 points followed by Ashley Kelderman with 8. Sheldon was led by Bryn Groff and McKenzie Wagner with 6 points each.
With the win MOC Floyd Valley improves to 4-3 for the year and 4-2 in the conference. Sheldon is 1-6 on the year and 0-6 in the conference.
In the boys game it was offense dominating the first half and defense dominating the second half. Sheldon hit 5 three-point buckets for the game all in the first half and led 15-10 at the end of the first quarter and 25-22 at the half. The two teams would trade two buckets each in the third quarter with Sheldon in front 29-26 going into the fourth quarter. In the final four seconds with Sheldon in front 34-32 Sam Wagner hit the first of two free throws to put the Orabs up by three. A miss on the second was put back by Kyle Boerhave as time expired and Sheldon had a 37-32 win.
Boerhave led all scorers with 13 points. Trenton De Haan hit double figures with 11 for the Dutch. He Knocked down a pair of threes in the fourth quarter and a trio of threes on the night to highlight his effort.
With the win Sheldon improves to 5-1 on the season and 4-1 in the Siouxland. MOC Floyd Valley stands at 2-4 on the season and 1-4 in the conference. The Orabs host Sibley Ocheyedan Friday night. The Dutch will be at Okoboji.
Des Moines Iowa — The latest IAwrestle Tournament Team Rankings are out. Sibley Ocheyedan is the highest rated area team coming in at number 4 in the 1A poll. Sergeant Bluff Luton is number 9 in the latest 2A poll.
1A IAwrestle Tournament Team Rankings
1 Lisbon (6)
2 Missouri Valley (4)
3 Alburnett (6) 4 Sibley-Ocheyedan (6)
5 Don Bosco (6)
6 North Linn (3)
7 Martensdale St. Mary’s (2)
8 Southeast Warren (4)
9 Wapsie Valley (3)
10 Logan-Magnolia (4)
2A IAwrestle Tournament Team Rankings
1 New Hampton (7)
2 Solon (6)
3 Atlantic (5)
4 West Liberty (3)
5 Creston, Orient Macksburg (5)
6 Union, Laporte City (4)
7 Davenport Assumption (6)
8 South Tama (4) 9 Sergeant Bluff-Lutton (3)
10 Clear Lake (2)
3A IAwrestle Tournament Team Rankings
1 Valley, West Des Moines (10)
2 Southeast Polk (9)
3 Fort Dodge (6)
4 Epworth, Western Dubuque (6)
5 Dowling Catholic (4)
6 Dubuque Hempstead (5)
7 Waverly-Shell Rock (7)
8 Indianola (6)
9 Glenwood (5)
10 North Scott (5)