HS Boys Basketball: West Delaware and North Linn Advance With District Final Wins

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:

The Class 3A top-ranked West Delaware Boys Basketball team improved to 23-0 with a 67-51 district final win over Vinton-Shellsburg inside Seedorff Gymnasium. Hawks head coach Matt Uthoff talks about his teams effort:

It was the 8th district championship for the Hawks since 1998, first since 2008, Coach Uthoff is very proud of his team who is one win away from matching his senior-year teams 24 win mark in 2000:

The Hawks will meet CP-U at 8pm inside the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids at 8pm Monday for their 8th substate appearance since 1998.


The Class 1A No.1 North Linn Lynx improved to 24-0 with a 59-48 win over Clinton Prince of Peace. Jake Hilmer led the way with 36 points. The Lynx advance to the 4th substate in program history and will face Clayton Ridge Saturday night in Manchester at 7pm.