The whole Des Moines community is rallying behind North High School as it enters state tournament play Wednesday night.
Des Moines Public Schools tweeted and posted a photo on Facebook of nine different area elementary and middle schools’ digital front-entrance boards supporting the Polar Bears. The post, which generated more than 240 Facebook shares, read:
Today, we're all Polar Bears in Des Moines ... good luck @DM_North!Tonight's game vs. Valley tips off at 8:15 at Wells Fargo Arena. #iahsbkb pic.twitter.com/QqHcddQLVp— DM Public Schools (@DMschools) March 8, 2017
North (18-5) qualified for the Class 4A boys’ state basketball tournament for the first time since 1991. The Polar Bears will face defending champ Valley at 8:15 p.m. at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
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