Waukee Activities Blog
Boys Basketball End Very Successful Season at State
The Waukee Boys Basketball team ended one of the program’s most successful seasons ever with a win. The Warriors defeated North Scott 66-57 in the Class 4A Consolation game to finish third at the state tournament for the second straight season.
Waukee qualified for the state tournament by defeating Des Moines Hoover 45-38 in a substate final. It was the schools 9th state tournament appearance and third in the last 5 years. After defeating crosstown rival Dowling Catholic in the quarterfinal round, the Warriors lost in overtime to Dubuque Senior in the semifinals by a score of 57-55, before defeating North Scott. Senior Dylan Jones was named to the all- tournament team.
Bringing home the third place trophy capped off a very successful season. Waukee finished the season with a record of 22-3. The 22 wins tied a school record for most victories in a season. Waukee went undefeated in conference play and won the CIML Iowa Conference for the second straight year.