Published Saturday, February 23, 2013 AT 10:07 PM / Updated at 11:09 PM
Western Iowa prep sports roundup
Nebraska Prep Zone Omaha World-Herald


94th Iowa girls state basketball tournament
When: Monday through Saturday Where: Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
WI qualifiers: Ar-We-Va (1-A), Villisca (1-A), IKM-Manning (2-A), Red Oak (3-A), CB Lewis Central (4-A), Harlan Community (4-A) and Sioux City Heelan (4-A).

>> Defending champions: Western Christian (2-A), Davenport Assumption (3-A) and Iowa City West (5-A). North Mahaska (1-A) did not qualify. This is the first year of a five-class system. Iowa City West won 4-A last year.

Western Iowa quarterfinal matchups (with ratings)
>> Monday: 10 a.m.: Villisca (21-4) vs. No. 2 Newell-Fonda (22-2); 11:45 a.m.: No. 4 Ar-We-Va (21-3) vs. No. 13 Bellevue Marquette (16-6).
>> Tuesday: 10 a.m.: No. 3 IKM-Manning (23-1) vs. No. 14 Maquoketa Valley (19-5); 11:45 a.m.: Red Oak (13-11) vs. No. 1 Davenport Assumption (22-2); 6:45 p.m.: No. 8 Harlan (21-2) vs. No. 3 Benton Community (21-2).
>> Wednesday: 10 a.m.: No. 7 CB Lewis Central (20-3) vs. No. 5 Cedar Rapids Xavier (14-9); 11:45 a.m.: No. 1 Sioux City Heelan (20-3) vs. Dubuque Wahlert (10-13).

Tournament selections by World-Herald western Iowa beat writer Kevin White:
>> Class 1-A: Quarterfinals: Newell-Fonda over Villlisca; Ar-We-Va over Bellevue Marquette; Burlington Notre Dame over Colo-Nesco; Central Lyon over Earlham. >> >> Semifinals: Newell-Fonda over Ar-We-Va; Central Lyon over Burlington Notre Dame. Finals: Newell-Fonda over Central Lyon.
>> Class 2-A: Quarterfinals: Western Christian over Pella Christian; Panorama over Aplington-Parkersburg; Lawton-Bronson over Iowa City Regina; IKM-Manning over Maquoketa Valley. Semifinals: Western Christian over Panorama; Lawton-Bronson over IKM-Manning. Finals: Western Christian over Lawton-Bronson.
>> Class 3-A: Quarterfinals: Davenport Assumption over Red Oak; Cascade over Bondurant-Farrar; MOC-Floyd Valley over Mid-Prairie; Estherville-Lincoln Central over Spirit Lake. Semifinals: Davenport Assumption over Cascade; MOC-Floyd Valley over Estherville-Lincoln Central. Finals: MOC-Floyd Valley over Davenport Assumption.
>> Class 4-A: Quarterfinals: Harlan Community over Benton Community; Waverly-Shell Rock over Winterset; Cedar Rapids Xavier over CB Lewis Central; Sioux City Heelan over Dubuque Wahlert. Semifinals: Waverly-Shell Rock over Harlan; Sioux City Heelan over Cedar Rapids Xavier. Finals: Sioux City Heelan over Waverly-Shell Rock.
>> Class 5-A: Quarterfinals: Ankeny over Cedar Rapids Washington; Muscatine over Southeast Polk; Des Moines East over WDM Dowling; Mason City over Iowa City West. Semifinals: Muscatine over Ankeny; Mason City over Des Moines East. Finals: Muscatine over Mason City.

Statistical leaders from western Iowa qualifiers:

Name, school, Avg.
Blake, IKM-Manning, 18.0
Danner, Ar-We-Va, 18.0
Norville, CB Lewis Central, 16.8
Augustine, SC Heelan, 14.7
Focht, Villisca, 14.2
Haer, Villisca, 13.5
Blomstedt, Red Oak, 13.1
Jill Vanderhoof, Villisca, 13.0
Bergren, Red Oak, 12.8
Muhlbauer, IKM-Manning, 12.1
Rasmussen, IKM-Manning, 12.1

Focht, Villisca, 11.1
Vanderhoof, Villisca, 8.6
Blomstedt, Red Oak, 7.8
Hinners, Ar-We-Va, 7.0
Blake, IKM-Manning, 6.9

Muhlbauer, IKM-Manning, 5.0
Walker, Red Oak, 4.8
Wagner, Harlan, 4.3
N. Madsen, CB L. Central, 4.1
Vanderhoof, Villisca, 3.4

Vanderhoof, Villisca, 4.2
Ehlers, Ar-We-Va, 4.2
Danner, Ar-We-Va, 3.9
Muhlbauer, IKM-Manning, 3.6
Beacom, CB Lewis Central, 3.0

Schaben, Harlan, 63.8
McCarthy, SC Heelan, 62.6
Blake, IKM-Manning, 58.7
Focht, Villisca, 55.2
Danner, Ar-We-Va, 53.7

Rasmussen, IKM-Manning, 80
Stoelk, Ar-We-Va, 52
Cast, IKM-Manning, 52
Augustine, SC Heelan, 43
Bork, SC Heelan, 41

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