Newton 60, Grinnell 43
NEWTON, Ia. – Guards Chandler Sturtz and Tyler Wood combined for 40 points to lead Newton. Sturtz drained six 3-pointers while Wood dropped in three 3s.
The Cardinals went on a 19-2 run with two minutes to go in the third quarter, turning a 36-31 lead into a 55-33 advantage.
Eli Dunne’s 14 points paced Grinnell.
Perry 82, Winterset 52
PERRY, Ia. – Sophomore guard Shammond Ivory had a dominant night in several phases of the game. He scored 24 points, dished out seven assists and pulled down five rebounds.
Perry outscored Winterset 27-8 in the first quarter.
Carroll 61, Carlisle 38
CARROLL, Ia. – Cody Netusil led Carroll with 18 points. Eli Cleveland added 16 points for the Tigers.
Josh Hagedorn led visiting Carlisle with 18 points.
Grinnell 48, Newton 44
NEWTON, Ia. – Maddie Wilkins made a 3-pointer with 25 seconds left to give Grinnell the lead.
Deja Jackson led all scorers with 20 points to lead Grinnell. WIilkins added 10 points.
Michaela Jacobsen scored 10 points for Newton.
Pella 67, Knoxville 36
PELLA, Ia. – Freshman Katie Vander Molen scored a game-high 18 points and the Little Dutch used a 12-2 run in the second quarter to take command.
Jackie Sunderman added 12 points and seven rebounds.
Knoxville’s Meredith Cunningham scored 13.
D.M. Christian 65,
W. Cent. Valley (Stuart) 49
STUART, Ia. – Elsa Anderson scored 29 points and grabbed 15 rebounds for Des Moines Christian.
Beth Zimmer added 15 points with three 3-pointers.
Ballard (Huxley) 51
BONDURANT, Ia. – Ashley Burrows paced Bondurant-Farrar with 16 points, helping the Bluejays upset the third-ranked team in Class 4-A.
Ballard, which got 21 points from Gabie Doud and 13 points from Emily Knittel, falls to 16-3.
Van Meter 55,
Guthrie Center 35
VAN METER, Ia. – Mackenzie Roberts led all scorers with 23 points including three 3-pointers.
Mallory Osen led Guthrie Center with 19 points, including three 3-pointers.
Perry 63, Winterset 44
PERRY, Ia. – Claire Marbuger compiled a double-double with 20 points and 13 rebounds.
Maggie Lowe added 18 points for Perry and Julie Diw chipped in 12 for the fourth-ranked hosts (17-2).
Mariah Criswell led Winterset with 15 points.