Event of the week
Class 1-A, 2-A, 3-A District Wrestling Tournaments
When: Noon Saturday
Where: Western Iowa schools will be competing in Class 1-A at Underwood and Nodaway Valley, in 2-A at Atlantic and Sheldon, and in 3-A at Glenwood and Fort Dodge.
What’s at stake: The top two finishers in each weight class will advance to the conventional state tournament, Feb. 20 to 22 at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
Girls basketball: Class 1-A regional openers, 7 p.m. Thursday unless noted. Here are the games involving WI schools:
Glidden-Ralston vs. Paton-Churdan at Coon Rapids-Bayard, 6 p.m.
Iowa Christian at Coon Rapids-Bayard, 7:30
CAM at Guthrie Center
Orient-Macksburg vs. DM Grandview Park Baptist at Saydel
Clarinda Academy at Sidney
Nishnabotna at Fremont-Mills
East Mills at Essex
Diagonal at Lenox
South Page at Bedford
Charter Oak-Ute at Westwood
Boyer Valley at Adair-Casey
CB Heartland Christian at Griswold
West Harrison at Exira-EHK
Whiting at Woodbine
Girls basketball: Class 2-A, 3-A regional openers, 7 p.m. Saturday unless noted. Here are the games involving WI schools:
Prairie Valley at Audubon
Riverside at A-H-S-T
Earlham at Nodaway Valley
Southwest Valley at Mount Ayr
West Monona at Woodbury Central
Underwood at CB St. Albert
Logan-Magnolia at Missouri Valley
OA-BCIG at MOC-Floyd Valley
East Sac County at Sgt. Bluff-Luton
Clarinda at Shenandoah
Atlantic at Red Oak
Gilbert at Carroll Kuemper
Danner breaks record
Ar-We-Va senior Paige Danner on Tuesday became her school’s career 5-on-5 scoring leader. In a 76-42 win over West Harrison, Danner had 23 points, 10 steals, six assists and five rebounds. That pushed the Northwestern College recruit’s career scoring total to 1,495 points, breaking the previous mark of 1,475 by Courtney Stoelk.
Milestone for Lansman
With 18 points in a win over Glenwood last Friday, Harlan senior Trey Lansman passed the 1,000-point milestone for his career. He has 1,023 career points entering Friday’s game at CB Lewis Central.
Nodaway valley hits 50
The Nodaway Valley boys basketball team on Tuesday beat Bedford 60-40, completing Pride of Iowa Conference play at 16-0 and running its league winning streak to 50 games. Coach Darrell Burmeister’s Wolverines previously have put together conference winning streaks of 71 and 49 games.
Broghan Kelly, Harlan: The senior 145-pounder recently won his 150th career match.