3A #7 Ranked Waukon Defeats #11 Ranked Crestwood

Posted in Uncategorized on December 12, 2018 by waukongirlsbball

Waukon traveled to Crestwood Tuesday Dec 11th to take on the defending 3A State Champions.  Crestwood lost 4 starters from that team but has filled in their lineup around University Iowa Commit 6’3″ post player Sharon Goodman.

Both teams traded baskets in a highly contested first period ending in an 11 all tie.  Waukon started to distance as they claimed an 18-11 lead in the 2nd quarter with back to back 3 points makes by Maddie Ahlstrom.  Crestwood battled back and took advantage of a handful of Tribe mistakes in the latter part of the 2nd period.  Waukon held 24-23 point lead at the half.

The Indians played a tough 3rd period defensively and took a 36 to 29 lead into the final frame.  Waukon kept the defensive pressure on and packed the lane to hold Crestwood to 2 points in the final frame and posted a 42-31 victory moving them to 4-0 on the season.

Lauren Griffith and Maddie Ahlstrom led the Indians with 14 points.  Griffith posted a team high 12 rebounds, while Ahlstrom had a team high of 5 assists.  Annika Headington added 10 points while swiping a team high of 6 steals.

Mckenzie Cooper, Sydney Ross and Margaret Wacker combined for 1 point on the night but their team like effort defensively inside held Goodman to a season low of 17 points on the evening and helped the Indians outrebound the Cadets 36 to 27, both key points in the Indian Win.

Waukon hosts Class 4A #13 rated Waverly Shell Rock (5-1, 3-0 NEIC) Friday Dec 14th in a boys/girls triple header.


Indians Move to 3-0 with Dominating Win over Oelwein

Posted in Uncategorized on December 12, 2018 by waukongirlsbball

Waukon used a huge 27 point 2nd quarter to put the game out of question in a hurry Friday Dec 7th vs Oelwein.

The Tribe held the Huskies top scorer Drew Becker to 4 points and ended with a 57-19 victory moving their season record to 3-0.

Sydney Ross controlled the paint and had team highs of 15 points and 7 rebounds.  Maddie Ahlstrom had 10 points and team highs of 4 assists and 6 steals.  Lauren Griffith and Annika Headington both scored 9 points in the Indian win.

Indians Defeat Chickasaws

Posted in Uncategorized on December 12, 2018 by waukongirlsbball

Game two of the year was also on the Road for the Tribe as they traveled to New Hampton on Friday Nov 30th.

Waukon used fast paced pressure defense to jump to an 18-8 first quarter advantage.  Both teams traded baskets through the 2nd period as the Tribe took a 30 to 19 advantage into the locker room.

The second half flew by and was low scoring as the Indians kept the control game in play for most of the half and choosing shots wisely to keep their lead at 11 or more the whole way and ended with a 43-29 victory.

Annika Headington lead the Indians with 14 points and 4 steals.  Maddie Ahlstrom scored 12 points and had 3 assists.  Lauren Griffith and 11 points and a team high 9 rebounds in the Indian win.

Indian Girls Win Season Opener

Posted in Uncategorized on December 12, 2018 by waukongirlsbball

The Waukon Indian girls basketball team traveled to Kee High for their season opener on Tuesday Nov 20th.

Waukon held a 17 to 11 lead at the end of the first period and pushed their advantage to 22-14 half way through the 2nd period.  Kee High then applied some pressure and the Indians had a flurry of turnovers to give the Hawks 8 points in about a 50 second span.  Waukon led 26-25 at the half.

The 3rd quarter played about like the first with teams trading baskets until the last minute of the period where Waukon took a 6 point lead into the final frame.

The Tribe controlled the pace and extended their lead by taking smart shots and making Kee High extend and resort to fouling late in the game.  The Indians ended with a 50-37 victory.

Maddie Ahlstrom led the Tribe with 16 points and 5 assists, while also tied for a team high 7 steals.  Annika Headington had 11 points and 10 rebounds.  Sydney Ross and Lauren Griffith both chipped in 8 points for the evening.

Indian Girls Hoops 18/19 Season Starting

Posted in Uncategorized on November 6, 2018 by waukongirlsbball

With Monday November 5th the opening day of High School Girls basketball practice the Indians have kicked off the year.

The Indians finished 2017/18 with a 14-7 overall record and tied for 2nd place in the NEIC.  Waukon returns all of their varsity roster except for graduated 18 Senior Carley Sweeney.

The Indians will practice this week and is scheduled to play a preseason scrimmage in Praire Du Chein Sat Nov 10th vs 3 different Wisconsin area teams.

First chance to view this seasons team in action will be Monday Nov 12th in a Pride Scrimmage game vs Sumner Fredricksburg @ Waukon High School.

Waukon returns their starting lineup from last year along with 8 seniors on this years squad.

The Indians travel to Kee High to take on the Kee Hawks on Tuesday Nov 20th for the seasons first official game.

Indians Start 2018 Portion of Season by Winning 3 out of 4

Posted in Uncategorized on January 16, 2018 by waukongirlsbball

The Indians had a bit of Holiday Hangover and got outplayed by a very good MFL MarMac team on January 2nd losing by a score of 66-49.

Waukon got back on the winning track Friday January 5th as they defeated Charles City by a score of 59-22.  Junior post Mckenzie Cooper lead the way with 13 points on the night.

The Tribe started a new winning steak on Monday January 8th as they defeated North Fayette Valley by a 53-31 margin. Junior guard Grace Howe lead the Tribe with a career high 13 points as she nailed 4-6 three point attempts in the game.

Waukon continued their winning ways as they traveled to New Hampton Friday January 12th and collected a huge road win by the score of 61-47.  The Indians were lead by the guard tandem of Annika Headington who scored a career high 22 points and Maddie Ahlstrom who added 18 on the night.

Waukon moves to 9-4 record on the season including a 7-1 record in the NEIC.  The Indians have a week to prepare for a home game vs Oelwein on Friday January 19th.

Tribe Ends 2017 Part of Season on 3 Game Win Streak

Posted in Uncategorized on December 22, 2017 by waukongirlsbball

The Waukon girls basketball team followed up their win over Waverly last week with a pair of wins this week before getting some time off for holiday break.

Waukon defeated Clayton Ridge on the road by a 62-43 score and then followed up Thursday December 21st with a 37-32 victory at Decorah.

The Indians are 6-3 overall and have a 4-1 record in the NEIC.

The Tribe next plays host to the MFL Mar-Mac Bulldogs on Tuesday January 2nd