Des Moines, Iowa — Three teams from the KIWA listening area are set to take to the hardwood for the 2014 Iowa High School State Basketball Tournament in Des Moines, with action beginning Monday, March 10th at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
In Class 1A, the West Lyon Wildcats, the Number 8 Seed in the tournament, will play their quarterfinal round game Monday at 12:15 pm against the Number 1 Seed, Newell-Fonda. The winner of that game will play either Keota or Easton Valley in the semifinal round, Thursday morning at 10:30, with the 1A Championship set for 6:05 Friday evening, March 14th.
In Class 2A, the Number 1 Seed Western Christian Wolfpack will open state tournament play with a Monday evening quarterfinal against 8th Seeded Albia. The winner of that contest will face South Hamilton or Western Dubuque in a semifinal game scheduled for Thursday afternoon at 2:00 pm. The 2A Championship will be played Friday night, March 14th at 8:05 pm.
And, in Class 3A, the MOC-Floyd Valley Dutch will play their quaterfinal round game against Central Clinton Tuesday evening at 6:35. The winner will face either Waverly-Shell Rock or Grinnell in a semifinal game Thursday night at 8:15, with the 3A Championship being decided Saturday night, March 15th at 6:05 pm.
All of the state tournament games for West Lyon, Western Christian and MOC-Floyd Valley will be broadcast live on KIWA_FM 105.3, and streamed on the web at www.kiwaradio.com.