1. Annawan (13-2, LW: 1)

Owen Landwehr poured in 16 points while Brendan Shaw and Jacob Wolf also scored double figures for the Class 1A fourth-ranked Braves in a win over United. Landwehr had 18 points in Annawan's victory over Byron last week. 

Next up: Today vs. Ridgewood; Tuesday at Stark County

2. Northeast (10-1, LW: 2)

Ranked eighth in Iowa Class 2A, coach Travis Eversmeyer's team suffered its first setback, a 58-55 road loss to unbeaten Cascade on Tuesday. Luke Empen is averaging 16.4 points and 10.7 rebounds while shooting 58 percent. 

Next up: Today vs. Monticello; Saturday vs. Tipton at Cedar Rapids

3. Wapello (10-1, LW: 3)

The only glitch has been a double-overtime road loss to Highland. Trenton Massner leads four players in double figures at 20.5 points per game, and the Indians are shooting 44 percent from behind the 3-point line.

Next up: Today vs. Iowa Mennonite; Saturday at West Burlington

4. Camanche (8-3, LW: 5)

The Indians have lost two games by a point and another by nine. They ride a four-game win streak into tonight's home league game. Cameron Soenksen is averaging 19.6 points per game, and Dev Patel is recording 16.3. 

Next up: Today vs. Bellevue; Saturday vs. Sterling Newman at West Carroll

5. Mercer County (11-3, LW: 4)

Quinton King, who recently eclipsed 1,000 career points, had 23 points and Anthony Ruggles and Jaden Dellitt each had a dozen in the Golden Eagles' 80-70 win over Princeville. Mercer County scored 29 points in the fourth quarter.

Next up: Today at Stark County; Tuesday at Galva


Sports Editor

Prep sports editor, with emphasis on covering the Mississippi Athletic Conference and Iowa area high schools. I've been in sports journalism for 17 years, the last five at the Quad-City Times.