Area Sports Schedule
Monday, July 16
Denison-Schleswig at Harlan, 7 p.m.
The Ar-We-Va girls and boys resumed play after the holiday break on Tuesday with a Rolling Valley Conference sweep of West Harrison on Tuesday night at Westside.
The Ar-We-Va girls snapped a four-game losing streak and the boys won their fifth in a row on Monday night, as the Rocket squads defeated Woodbine in Rolling Valley Conference play at Westside.
The CAM girls and Ar-We-Va boys were winners in Rolling Valley Conference basketball action between the two schools on Tuesday night at Westside.
The Ar-We-Va girls and boys bounced back from season-opening losses with a sweep of Coon Rapids-Bayard in Rolling Valley Conference play on Tuesday night at Coon Rapids.
Members of the Ar-We-Va girls basketball team in 2017-18 are, front row, left to right: Maris Cameron, Kayla Ragaller, Hannah Kraus, Karina Sanchez, Sara Schurke, Bridget Cameron, Leslie Luft; back row: Elise Cameron, Emily Hinners, Jadeyn Smith, Emilee Danner, Maddie Owen and Morgan Kirsch.
The Ar-We-Va girls battled through a tough season on the basketball court last winter, winning only two of 22 games, but fourth-year head coach Dan Kock has a much different outlook going into the 2017-18 campaign.
Under first-year head coach Matt Wilken, the Ar-We-Va boys concluded their third unbeaten regular season in four years on Tuesday night with a 69-41 nonconference victory over Ridge View at Westside.
The Ar-We-Va boys clinched their fourth consecutive Rolling Valley Conference title on Friday night with a hard-fought 57-45 victory over Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton at Elk Horn.
The Class 1A, sixth-ranked Ar-We-Va boys won their 13th consecutive game without a loss on Saturday, as the Rockets blew past Woodbine for a 72-23 victory at Westside.
The Boyer Valley girls and Ar-We-Va boys were winners in Rolling Valley Conference basketball play between the two schools on Friday night at Westside.
The Ar-We-Va girls and boys wrapped up regular season competition on Tuesday by splitting Rolling Valley Conference games with Adair-Casey at Westside.
The Ar-We-Va girls and boys picked up a split with Paton-Churdan in Rolling Valley Conference basketball action on Friday night at Churdan.
The Ar-We-Va girls and boys were winners over Coon Rapids-Bayard in Rolling Valley Conference basketball action on Friday night at Coon Rapids.