Event of the week
Jennie Ed Sports Med MAC Shootout
>> When: Friday and Saturday Where: Mid-America Center, Council Bluffs
>> Schedule: Friday: 4 p.m.: Papillion-La Vista vs. Omaha Burke (G); 5:30: Papillion-La Vista vs. Omaha Burke (B); 7: Sergeant Bluff-Luton vs. CB Thomas Jefferson (G); 8:30: Sergeant Bluff-Luton vs. CB Thomas Jefferson (B). Saturday: 9:30 a.m.: Logan-Magnolia vs. Underwood (G); 11: Logan-Magnolia vs. Underwood (B); 12:30 p.m.: Treynor vs. CB Abraham Lincoln (G); 2: Sioux City North vs. CB Abraham Lincoln (B); 3:30: Norwalk vs. CB Lewis Central (G); 5: Norwalk vs. CB Lewis Central (B); 6:30: Missouri Valley vs. CB St. Albert (G); 8: Tri-Center vs. CB St. Albert (B).
>> Tickets: $8 adults, $5 students
>> Boys basketball: Riverside (11-0, 7-0) at Treynor (8-2, 6-1), 7:45 p.m. Friday. Riverside won the first Western Iowa Conference meeting, 56-45. The Bulldogs are rated fourth in western Iowa (Class 2-A/1-A) by The World-Herald and Treynor is fifth.
>> Boys basketball: Sioux City North (9-0, 4-0) at Sioux City East (10-0, 6-0), 7:45 p.m. Friday. North is rated ninth in the state in 4-A and first in western Iowa (4-A/3-A), and East is rated seventh in the state and second in WI. The winner takes charge of the Missouri River Conference race.
>> Girls basketball: CB Lewis Central (7-1, 5-0) at Glenwood (7-3, 5-1), 7:45 p.m. Friday. The Titans lead the Hawkeye Ten Conference race, while Harlan (5-1) is tied with Glenwood for second.
>> Wrestling: Western Valley Conference tournament at Lawton-Bronson, 8 a.m. Saturday.
Harlan hires coach
Harlan Community has hired Megan Hoch to be its new head softball coach. Hoch is married to former Harlan and University of Missouri football player Dan Hoch, who is teaching and coaching at Harlan. A Wright City (Mo.) High School graduate, the former Megan Christopher was a four-year starter and two-time All-Big 12 catcher at Missouri, leading the Tigers to three Women’s College World Series appearances. Hoch replaces Toshia Klinkefus, who resigned the post last fall.
>> Grant May, Glenwood: Trailing Denison-Schleswig by five, he hit a 3-pointer with eight seconds left. After a steal on the inbounds pass, May’s 18-footer at the buzzer forced overtime, and the Rams won 66-59. He finished with 19 points.
>> Michael Hanigan, Boyer Valley: The senior had 20 points, 10 rebounds, seven steals and four assists in a 61-44 Western Valley Conference win over Charter Oak-Ute.
>> Trevor McKee, CAM: Led the Cougars with 21 points, 10 rebounds, four steals and four assists in a 49-34 Rolling Hills Conference win over Orient-Macksburg.
>> Mason Peterson, Lenox: The senior finished with 17 points, eight assists, seven steals, six rebounds and three blocks in a 64-54 Pride of Iowa Conference win over Bedford.
>> Michael West, Missouri Valley: Dominated the interior with 27 points and 19 rebounds in a 52-43 Western Iowa Conference win over A-H-S-T.
>> Tanner Johnson, Red Oak: Shared game-high scoring honors with 17 points in a 63-50 Hawkeye Ten Conference win over Carroll Kuemper.
>> Jacob Peterman, South Page: Finished with 17 points, 11 rebounds and five assists in a 67-55 Corner Conference win over Heartland Christian.
>> Jeff Marshall, Stanton: Had 14 points and 18 rebounds in a 49-40 Corner Conference win over Nishnabotna.
>> Chad Christensen, Atlantic: Made 5 of 6 from 3-point range and finished with 21 points, five assists and three steals in a 83-38 win over Tri-Center.
>> Mackenzie Holmes, Atlantic: Led the Trojanns with 19 points and seven steals in a 55-46 win over Creston.
>> Sheyenne Smith, Riverside: The 6-foot-1 sophomore had 15 points, 13 rebounds and five blocks as the Bulldogs rallied for a 39-32 Western Iowa Conference win over Underwood.
>> Aurora Arevalo, Lenox: Piled up 24 points and 13 rebounds as the Tigers earned their first win, a 55-48 decision over Orient-Macksburg.
>> Ben Wellman, Tri-Center: The junior recently passed the 100-win milestone for his career.
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