For the Demon boys it is their opener tonight. Head Coach Bryce Smeins looking at this year’s squad they have two strong seniors in Alex Vogel and Issac Gardner who have been starters since their sophomore year.
The Lone Tree boys started their season with a road win over Olin 61-48. For Lone Tree freshman Bryan Forbes had 15, Trey Forbes had 12 and Quinn Rayner put in 8.
The Lone Tree girls were at Lisbon and it was Lisbon winning 55-48.
Sigourney girls beat Belle Plaine 57-28.
The Mid-Prairie boys basketball team kicks off their season tonight on the road against Williamsburg. Mid-Prairie Head Coach Don Showalter says heading in they’ll miss a few kids with Christian Boehmer, Micah Berg, and Cody Bontrager out with acl injuries. Showalter says in terms of returners Tanner Miller will be key along with Kaleb Duwa, Mark Aldeman, Dylan Hochstetler, and Michael Aldeman. As for the Williamsburg Raiders they are coached by former Mid-Prairie assistant Dave Schlabaugh and have all-state guard Chad Malloy back for his senior season. The Golden Hawks play at Williamsburg tonight and come to Washington for a boy-girl doubleheader tomorrow.
Lone Tree boys will also kick off their season tonight as they travel to take on Olin. This is a boy-girl doubleheader but the girls have already started their season. They lost a tight game to Highland last Tuesday. The rest of the Super Conference boys teams open the season tomorrow night.
Meanwhile, the Sigourney Savage girls basketball team goes on the road tonight for their second game of the season. The Savages will face Belle Plaine.
The WACO Warriors girls basketball team opened their season with a win over Columbus 58-30. WACO had a double digit lead most of the night. Angela Davis led the Warriors with 14 points and Ellie Lutusky had 12 points.