the north face shirt Don Bosco rolls through postseason opener
AGWSR 58, NORTH BUTLER 46: AGWSR opened district play with a 58 46 win over North Butler.
Alex Hames connected on five of eight 3 point shots and scored all of his game high 17 points in the opening two quarters as the Cougars (15 6) led 36 15 at the break.
DIKE NEW HARTFORD 83, COLUMBUS 47: Dike New Hartford bounced Waterloo Columbus in 2A district tournament play Thursday and advanced to face North Iowa Cedar League rival Jesup Tuesday in Waverly.
Columbus scored a late basket to get within 34 30 at halftime, but the Wolverines outscored the Sailors 49 17 over the final two quarters.
D NH’s Ben Latusek led all scorers with 25 points while Connor Blough added 16. Teion Sales scored 19 for Columbus (6 17).
JESUP 53, APLINGTON PARKERSBURG 51: Drew Schmit’s lay up with 32 seconds left gave Jesup a 53 51 lead, and Aplington Parkersburg couldn’t answer in the closing seconds as the J Hawks advance.
A P trailed 25 21 at the break but battled back and led for portions of the fourth quarter before a handful of untimely turnovers did the Falcons in.
Tyler Lienau (19) and Ethan Wyant (18) combined for 37 points for the J Hawks (19 4). Carter Cuvelier had a double double of 18 points and 10 rebounds for A P (17 5).