Posted On: 01/7/22 11:28 AM

Rhenden Wagaman Rhenden Wagaman 6'3" | SG Springville | 2022 State IA

1A #5 North Linn (9-1) at Springville (9-1)

North Linn has won 15 straight meetings in this series, but both meetings last season were tight - 53-46 and 69-59. Expect plenty of fireworks in this one, as these are two of the four highest-scoring offenses in 1A. North Linn is tops in the state, averaging 86.7 points a game, while Springville is putting up 76.2 a night. The Lynx rebounded from their upset loss to Edgewood-Colesburg by getting back to business against East Buchanan, posting a 53-point win and forcing 32 turnovers. Senior lead guard Austin Hilmer Austin Hilmer 5'11" | PG North Linn | 2022 State IA (23.5 points, 7.8 assists, 5.4 steals) leads the attack on both ends of the floor. He’s a fast and talented guard who uses his quickness to impact the game on both ends of the floor. Tate Haughenbury Tate Haughenbury 6'3" | PF North Linn | 2023 State IA (16.6), Dylan Kurt Dylan Kurt 6'3" | SF North Linn | 2022 State IA (13.7), and Cade Haughenbury Cade Haughenbury 6'2" | SF North Linn | 2022 State IA (10.4) provide additional scoring, and this team thrives on forcing turnovers left and right.

Springville’s lone loss this season also came against Edgewood-Colesburg, and the Orioles have rebounded well from that setback, winning

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