Archive for November, 2017

Indians fall to Kee High in Season Opener

Posted in Uncategorized on November 27, 2017 by waukongirlsbball

Waukon girls basketball started the 2017-18 season off vs their county neighbor as they hosted the Kee High Kee Hawks.  Kee defeated the Indians by a score of 56-40.  Kee jumped out to 6 point lead by the end of a fast paced first quarter.  Kee used their length and zone defense to keep the Tribe in check.   Waukon hit three long range shots from behind the arc in the early going, one each by Maddie Ahlstrom, Mckenzie Cooper and Grace Howe to keep the game within a few possesions.

However the Indians went cold from deep range through the 2nd period and early 3rd quarter.  Kee lead by 10 at halftime.

Waukon kept pressure on with full court defense the whole game and the Kee Hawks found the route through it and to the basket for some nice scores inside.  Waukon kept in comeback territory  with 2 more 3 point bombs from Ahlstrom.  But Kee High was too much in the end and secured a victory.

Kee had 4 players in double digits. Led by Chloe Severson with 13 points and 14 rebounds.  Kendra Cooper and Ashley Schwartzoff each added a dozen points, and Makayla Walleser had 10 to lead a balanced Kee attack.

Waukon was lead by Ahlstrom with 9.  Cooper had 7 for the Tribe.

Waukon hosts New Hampton Friday December 1st.

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Indian Girls Basketball

Posted in Uncategorized on November 15, 2017 by waukongirlsbball

The Waukon Indians are almost set to start the 2017-18 season.  After all of the spring, summer, and fall workouts/scrimmages the Tribe has 3 practices left before it kicks off the season as the host Kee High #7 ranked in class 1A on Tuesday November 21st.

Tip off for the JV contest is scheduled for 6:15 with Varsity competition tipping off at around 7:30 pm.

Kee High returns 4 starters and their top reserve from a team that was 17-5 and came up 1 point short of back to back state tournament runs in basketball.  Also this group of Kee High girls have won state titles in softball and placed 3rd at the most recent Cross Country State meet, along with placing well at last seasons state track meet.

Waukon has a roster with 1 senior and 10 juniors returning.  Losing lone senior Regan Wasson from the previous season and ending with an 11-11 record.  They return 90% plus production of all major statistical categories.

Last season Kee High defeated Waukon 64-50 in Lansing in both squads first game of the year.

Waukon has just recently completed pre season scrimmages in Waverly vs 3 teams and Onalaska vs 2 different squads in preparation for the opener and their season.

If you can’t make it to the game radio provided by 99.1 The River will be aired next week.

Check here for all your Indian Girls Hoops updates throughout the season.

Waukon Standard Sports Column

Posted in Uncategorized on November 7, 2017 by waukongirlsbball

A great column wrote by Jeremy Troendle of the Waukon Standard.

 

https://www.waukonstandard.com/articles/2017/10/10/whats-score

2017-18 Season Set To Get Underway!

Posted in Uncategorized on November 3, 2017 by waukongirlsbball

Waukon girls basketball has just recently wrapped up a fall league in Dubuque over the last four Sundays and now are prepared to start their season with the first official practice scheduled for Monday Nov 6th.

The Indians are lead by first year Waukon head coach Greg Criswell who previously had been a head coach at Montezuma and Van Meter.  The Tribe has a couple of pre-season scrimmages set, the first which will be in Waverly on Saturday Nov 11th.  They will then travel to Onalaska for a Monday night closed scrimmage, followed with another week of practice leading up to their first official game of the season on Tuesday Nov 21st as they host the Kee High Hawks.

Waukon is coming off an 11-11 season and are bring back all but last years lone senior forward Regan Wasson.

Waukon also plans to have a intra-squard scrimmage on Thursday November 9th.  This will be open to the public, entry to the event is a sports drink that will be used by the team during the season.  Doors open at 5:30 and play will begin at 6pm.

Check here for all your Indian girls hoop info as the season progresses!