(Red Oak) The Class 3A state basketball pairings have been released and 13-11 Red Oak will play 22-2 Davenport Assumption Tuesday, February 26th at 11:45 a.m. The winner goes to the semi-finals to oppose either Bondurant-Farrar or Cascade.
Red Oak's path to state looks like this...they beat Clarinda at home 54-32 in the first round. In round 2 they downed Shenandoah at Shenandoah 52-40. In the regional finals they defeated 12-11 ADM 49-37. Grace Blomstedt posted a triple double in the regional final with 14 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 blocks.
The Tigers have won six straight games dating back to the last three contests of the regular season. Before that, the team had only won back-to-back games twice all year.