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Nikes Fall to Springville at State, 56-16

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Notre Dame’s Johanna Myers (right) waits for the final buzzer from the bench after substitutes entered the game late in the fourth quarter during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Hailey Blythe (14) looks to the basket through Springville defenders during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Johanna Myers (12) tries to go to the basket through Springville defenders during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Emma Lynch (44) tries to shoot around Springville’s Mikayla Nachazel (51) during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Hope Ward (right) shields the ball from a Springville defender during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Taylor Ackerman (40) looks to pass during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Anna Tillo (10) grabs a rebound during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Anna Tillo looks to pass during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.

(Part 2) Nikes Fall to Springville at State, 56-16

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Notre Dame’s Johanna Myers (12) and Emma Lynch (44) show their disappointment late in the fourth quarter during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Emma Lynch (left) and Hope Ward (right) show their disappointment in the fourth quarter during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame’s Sarah Meeker (20) looks to pass around Springville’s Kylie Hanshaw (14) during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame Cheerleaders perform at Wells Fargo Arena during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
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Notre Dame Cheerleaders perform at Wells Fargo Arena during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
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Notre Dame’s Hope Ward (30) passes the ball during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame and Springville substitutes get a chance to play late in the fourth quarter during the Class 1A State Quarterfinal Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Johanna Myers holds the State Quarter Finalist Trophy during the awards ceremony after the game. Top ranked Springville defeated Notre Dame, 56-16.
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Notre Dame Teammates pose for a photo after the game Monday morning at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

New London Advances to District Final

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New London’s Issac McSorley (right) guards Notre Dame’s Jett Tjaden (with ball) during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Keontae Luckett takes it to the basket during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Blake Nehring (3) shoots over Notre Dame’s Matt Meeker (2) during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Mason Porter (21) drives the lane between Notre Dame defenders during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Ben Dentlinger (20) dunks the ball during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Justin Henecke looks to pass during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Mason Porter hits a layup during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Keontae Luckett (right) blocks Notre Dame’s Matt Meeker’s shot during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.

Nikes fall to Tigers at District Semi, 70-49

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Notre Dame’s Jett Tjaden (with ball) finds the path to the basket blocked by New London’s Issac McSorley (right) during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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Notre Dame’s Matt Meeker (2) has his shot blocked by New London’s Keontae Luckett during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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Notre Dame’s Gavin Kies (3) tries to drive past New London’s Blake Nehring (right) during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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Notre Dame’s Jack Giannettino (32) looks to the basket around New London’s Ben Dentlinger (right) during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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Notre Dame’s Jaxon Osborn (20) hauls in a rebound during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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Notre Dame’s Connor Delaney (30) shoots a three during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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New London’s Ben Dentlinger (20) fouls while attempting to block Notre Dame’s Jack Giannettino shot during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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Notre Dame’s Jack Giannettino (30) shoots during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.
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Notre Dame’s Connor Delaney looks to the basket during the 1A District Semifinal Tuesday night in Mt. Pleasant. New London defeated Notre Dame, 70-49.

Nikes Advance to Regional Final

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Notre Dame’s Emma Lynch (44) and Seymour’s Acey Jellison (33) tip off to start the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.
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Notre Dame’s Catherine Lillie looks to the basket against Seymour during the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.
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Notre Dame’s Kaelyn Hoambrecker heads to the basket around a Seymour defender during the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.
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Notre Dame’s Hailey Blythe (14) shoots a three against Seymour during the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.
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Notre Dame’s Emma Lynch shoots against Seymour during the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.
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Notre Dame’s Taylor Ackerman (40) shoots against Seymour during the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.
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Notre Dame’s Johanna Myers (12) hits a layup against Seymour during the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.
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Notre Dame’s Alyssa Trail (34) shoots a jumper against Seymour during the regional semifinal game Friday night in Burlington. Notre Dame defeated Seymour, 67-33.

Falcons fall to Tipton in District Semifinal, 78-66

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West Burlington’s Travon Ashby (22) delivers the ball to the basket around Tipton’s Andrew Stewart (12) during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Rel Greer (center) passes the ball between Tipton defenders during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Tanner Snodgrass (0) shoots a jumper between Tipton defenders during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Rooks Derosear looks to the basket during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Travon Ashby (22) scrambles for a loose ball during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Tate Snodgrass looks to the basket during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Caleb Hoenig (34) shoots over Tipton’s Logan Hoffman during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Dayton Johnson (13) shoots around Tipton’s Zachary Ford (3) during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington’s Jayden Breuer (23) shoots a three over Tipton’s Jacob Tischuk (30) during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.

Fans Support Falcons at Semifinal

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West Burlington Students cheer for their Falcons during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.
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West Burlington Fans turned out in force to support their Falcons during District semifinal Thursday night in West Burlington. Tipton defeated West Burlington, 78-66.

Super Falcons win Super Conference Title

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West Burlington Coaches, Players, and Fans react at the buzzer signaling their Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington Fans show their support during the Falcons’ game against Lone Tree Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington’s Rel Greer delivers the ball to the basket against Lone Tree during the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington’s Tanner Snodgrass (0) shoots a jumper against Lone Tree during the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington’s Tate Snodgrass (25) looks to the basket against Lone Tree during the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington’s Dayton Johnson (13) hits a three against Lone Tree during the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington’s Travon Ashby (22) takes it to the basket against Lone Tree during the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington’s Caleb Hoenig (34) shoots a jumper against Lone Tree during the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.
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West Burlington Coaches, Players, and Fans watch as Travon Ashby shoots a free throw late in the game against Lone Tree during the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Championship Friday night at SCC in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Highland, 74-69.