Royals win School Team State Championship Tournament
Thursday, February 2, 2017
On January 21 & 22, 2017, the seventh grade MMCRU girls basketball team participated in the 1A-5A school team state championship tournament in Ames. On Saturday, the Royals beat West Des Moines Valley 74-23 and Linn Mar 47-43. Bracket play began on Sunday, with the Royals defeating Des Moines Dowling Catholic 46-32 before playing Davenport Central in the Championship game. The Royals won the championship game with a final score of 62-57.
Team members are, Back row, from left: Taylor Harpenau, Mya Holmes, Emily Dreckman, Ellie Hilbrands, and Autum Bonnstetter. Front row, from left: Regan Peters, Kirsten Letsche, Makenzie Meyer, and Ellie Reuter. The girls are coached by Dean Hilbrands.