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Wolves down Falcons, 75-65

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West Burlington’s Austin Applegate (33) shoots a three against Winfield-Mt. Union Friday night in West Burlington. Winfield-Mt. Union won, 75-65.
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West Burlington’s Cayson Shipp (0) battles with Winfield-Mt. Union’s Jared Arnold (42) and Christian Gerot (3) for a rebound Friday night in West Burlington. Winfield-Mt. Union won, 75-65.
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West Burlington’s Colton Sherwood (1) shoots a three against Winfield-Mt. Union Friday night in West Burlington. Winfield-Mt. Union won, 75-65.
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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) sends the ball to the basket past Winfield-Mt. Union’s Bryce Wade (45) Friday night in West Burlington. Winfield-Mt. Union won, 75-65.
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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (24) goes to the basket around Winfield-Mt. Union’s Ty Yocum (55) Friday night in West Burlington. Winfield-Mt. Union won, 75-65.
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West Burlington’s Ty Hill (2) fouls Winfield-Mt. Union’s Christian Gerot (3) late in the game Friday night in West Burlington. Winfield-Mt. Union won, 75-65.
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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) leaps for a rebound over Winfield-Mt. Union’s Christian Gerot (3) Friday night in West Burlington. Winfield-Mt. Union won, 75-65.

Nikes down Falcons, 52-41

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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (24) goes to the basket around Notre Dame’s Sam Brueck (4) Tuesday night in Burlington. Notre Dame downed West Burlington, 52-41.
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West Burlington’s Colton Sherwood (1) shoots over Notre Dame’s Josh Smith (20) Tuesday night in Burlington. Notre Dame downed West Burlington, 52-41.
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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) shoots a three against Notre Dame Tuesday night in Burlington. Notre Dame downed West Burlington, 52-41.
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West Burlington’s Dylan McElderry (25) looks to the basket around Notre Dame’s Josh Smith (20) Tuesday night in Burlington. Notre Dame downed West Burlington, 52-41.
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West Burlington’s Cayson Shipp (0) looks to shoot around Notre Dame’s Sam Brueck (4) Tuesday night in Burlington. Notre Dame downed West Burlington, 52-41.
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Notre Dame’s Mitchell Brent (2) is fouled by West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) Tuesday night in Burlington. Notre Dame downed West Burlington, 52-41.
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Notre Dame’s Axel Tjaden (24) hits a layup around West Burlington’s Ty Hill (2) Tuesday night in Burlington. Notre Dame downed West Burlington, 52-41.

Falcons top No.11 Nikes, 61-51

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) and Leah Collier (12) celebrate their win over 11th ranked (Class 1A) Notre Dame Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10), Leah Collier (12), Annaka Harris (2), and Samatha Dzawo (15) celebrate their win over 11th ranked (Class 1A) Notre Dame Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) rebounds against Notre Dame Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.
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West Burlington’s Abbey Bence (20) shoots a jumper against Notre Dame Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.
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West Burlington’s Natalie Vandenberg (4) shoots a three over Notre Dame’s Taylor Ackerman (10) Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.
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West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) shoots around Notre Dame’s Gabby Deery (22) Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.
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West Burlington’s Riley Richards (13) goes to the basket against Notre Dame Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.
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West Burlington’s Riley Richards (13) has her shot swatted away by Notre Dame’s Katy Stevens (20) Tuesday night in Burlington. West Burlington topped the 11th ranked Nikes, 61-51.

New London downs WB, 78-59

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New London’s Grant Swanson (12) reaches to block a shot by West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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New London’s Kade Benjamin (35) hits a layup against West Burlington Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Ethan Eilers (53) goes to the basket around New London’s Kade Benjamin (35) Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Colton Sherwood (1) shoots a jumper against New London Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) shoots over New London’s Grant Swanson (12) Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (23) shoots over New London’s Kade Benjamin (35) Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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New London’s Markel Luckett (23) sends the ball to basket against West Burlington Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington High School Pep Band plays during a timeout.
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West Burlington’s Ty Hill (2) shoots a three over a New London defender Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Austin Applegate (33) shoots a three against New London Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Dylan McElderry (25) keeps the ball away from New London’s Jaxton Boyer (30) Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Max Slater (55) drives by New London’s Devin Swanson (24) Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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West Burlington’s Jace Figuereo (4) goes to the basket against New London Thursday night in West Burlington. New London won, 78-59.
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New London’s Kade Benjamin (35)

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.