Category Archives: Basketball

Falcons top Tigers, 80-38

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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow (1) looks to the basket around New London’s Kara Krieger (23) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) is fouled by New London’s Layney Loyd (24) & Marah Hartrick (33) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.
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West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) secures a rebound against New London Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) and New London’s Kara Krieger (23) fight for a rebound Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.
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West Burlington’s Natalie Vandenberg (4) drives past New London’s Kara Krieger (23) for a layup Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.
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New London’s Layney Loyd (24) fights for a rebound with West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.
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West Burlington’s Riley Richards looks for a basket against New London Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.
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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow (1) goes to the basket around New London’s Kara Krieger (23) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won 80-38.

Bears down Falcons, 76-62

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Taylor Kensett (40) looks to the basket against West Burlington Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won, 76-62.
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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) shoots over Danville defenders Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won, 76-62.
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West Burlington student section cheers on their boys’ team on Pink Out Night Thursday in West Burlington.
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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (24) shoots over Danville’s Ty Carr (3) Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won, 76-62.
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West Burlington’s Austin Applegate (33) shoots a three over Danville’s Ty Carr (3) Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won, 76-62.
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West Burlington’s Jace Figuereo (3) drives for a quick three-point try late in the game against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won, 76-62.
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West Burlington Head Coach Ryan O’Hern discusses options with his team during a timeout Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won, 76-62.
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Danville Head Coach Matt Morris talks it over with his team during a timeout Thursday night in West Burlington. Danville won, 76-62.

Pink Out Night in WB for Cancer Awareness

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West Burlington Scorekeeper Nancy Deen (left) hands a pink autographed basketball to April Marlow (right) after Marlow had the winning bid during an auction to raise money for Great River Cancer Center and Lily Timmerman Thursday night in West Burlington.
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Many donated a dollar to try and sink a basket from half court during halftime of both games Thursday night in West Burlington. Money raised will go to Great River Cancer Center and Lily Timmerman.
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Brady Martin sinks a basket from inside the center ring during halftime of the boys’ game Thursday night. Money raised will go to Great River Cancer Center and Lily Timmerman.
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A few even get to celebrate making a basket from half court Thursday night. Money raised will go to Great River Cancer Center and Lily Timmerman.
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West Burlington School Superintendent Lisa Beames tries to make a long basket Thursday night. Money raised will go to Great River Cancer Center and Lily Timmerman.
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Kevin Bush gives it a go from center court Thursday night. Money raised will go to Great River Cancer Center and Lily Timmerman.

No. 10 Falcons topple Bears, 55-43

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West Burlington’s Ony Greene, Lil Miss Iowa 2019, sings the National Anthem before the Danville / West Burlington Girls’ Basketball game Thursday night in West Burlington.
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West Burlington Girls’ Basketball Team wears pink uniforms for Pink Out Night Thursday in West Burlington.
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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow (10) looks to the basket around Danville’s Ava Smith (10) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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West Burlington’s Natalie Vandenberg (4) shoots a jumper against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) goes hits a layup against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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West Burlington’s Samantha Dzawo (15) goes to the basket through Danville defenders Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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West Burlington’s Abigail Bence (20) passes the ball in front of Danville’s BreAnn Yaley (30) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) leaps for the ball over Danville’s MaKenzie Morris (21) as Isabella Smith (10) looks on Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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West Burlington’s Natalie Vandenberg (4) shoots a three against Danville Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) is closely guarded by Danville’s MaKenzie Morris (21) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.
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Danville’s Ava Smith (10) shoots around West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) Thursday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won, 55-43.

Notre Dame tops Holy Trinity, 62-49

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Notre Dame’s Mitchell Brent (2) delivers the ball to the basket against Holy Trinity Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.
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Notre Dame’s Axel Tjaden (24) shoots over Holy Trinity’s Mike DiPrima (15) Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.
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Notre Dame’s Josh Smith (20) takes the ball to the basket against Holy Trinity Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.
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Holy Trinity’s Quentin Schneider (3) takes the ball to the basket against Notre Dame Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.
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Notre Dame’s Matthew Johnson (3) takes the ball to the basket in front of Holy Trinity’s Quentin Schneider Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.
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Notre Dame’s Sam Brueck (4) looks to the basket Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.
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Notre Dame’s Brady Oleson (5) shoots from three point line against Holy Trinity Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.
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Holy Trinity’s Matt Hellige (31) puts up a shot from the arc against Notre Dame Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame topped Holy Trinity, 62-49.

No. 11 Nikes top Holy Trinity, 44-33

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Notre Dame’s Katy Stevens (20) looks for the basket between Holy Trinity’s Ashlyn Haas (13) and Avery Hopper (21) Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Notre Dame’s Gabriella Deery (22) puts up a basket against Holy Trinity Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Notre Dame’s Taylor Ackerman (10) looks to the basket against Holy Trinity Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Notre Dame’s Rylie Todd (4) tries to pass the ball off between Holy Trinity’s Ashlyn Haas (13) and Avery Hopper (21) Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Notre Dame Head Coach Jim Myers talks it over with the team during a timeout Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Notre Dame’s Hope Ward (30) grabs a rebound between Holy Trinity’s Ashlyn Haas (13) and Avery Hopper (21) Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Notre Dame’s Reagan Engberg (14) passes the ball off to a teammate Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Holy Trinity’s Claire Pothitakis (12) fields a pass in front of Notre Dame’s Taylor Ackerman (10) Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.
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Holy Trinity’s Kassi Randolph (11) goes the basket Friday in Burlington. Notre Dame (11th ranked 1A) topped Holy Trinity, 44-33.

Madelyn Stutsman is Nike 2020 Homecoming Queen

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Madelyn Stutsman (left), daughter of Kenny and Jill Stutsman is crowned Notre Dame’s Homecoming Queen by last year’s queen, Abby Dowell (right) Friday night in Burlington.
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Taylor Ackerman, daughter of Todd and Kerri Ackerman, a Notre Dame 2020 Homecoming Queen Candidate is presented to fans Friday night in Burlington.
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Taylor Marino, daughter of Dennis and Karen Marino, a Notre Dame 2020 Homecoming Queen Candidate is presented to fans Friday night in Burlington.
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Madelyn Stutsman, daughter of Kenny and Jill Stutsman, a Notre Dame 2020 Homecoming Queen Candidate (soon to be crowned Homecoming Queen) is presented to fans Friday night in Burlington.
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Rylie Todd, daughter of Chad and Suzanne Todd, a Notre Dame 2020 Homecoming Queen Candidate is presented to fans Friday night in Burlington.
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Hope Ward, daughter of Monte and Shelly Ward, a Notre Dame 2020 Homecoming Queen Candidate is presented to fans Friday night in Burlington.
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Announced as Notre Dame’s Homecoming Queen, Madelyn Stutsman (left) is congratulated by Hope Ward (right), Taylor Ackerman and Rylie Todd, Friday night in Burlington.

No.13 Falcons upend Wolves, 68-25

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West Burlington’s Samantha Dzawo (15) looks to the basket between Winfield-Mt. Union defenders Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) tries to shoot through forest of W-MU hands Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington’s Ilianna Murphy (14) secures a rebound against W-MU Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) is fouled by W-MU’s Jobey Malone (40) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) passes the ball against W-MU Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington’s Abigail Bence (20) passes the ball against W-MU Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow (1) is fouled by W-MU’s Keetyn Townsley (14) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington regulars enjoy a break late in the game with Winfield-Mt. Union Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.
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West Burlington’s Stacey Dzawo (11) and McKenna Marlow (1) battle Winfield-Mt. Union’s Molly Miller (42) for a loose ball Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington (13th ranked 3A) downed W-MU, 68-25.