03/09/2017 - 2:17pm
DES MOINES – The Gladbrook-Reinbeck boys' basketball team defeated top-seeded, top-ranked North Linn 58-53 in a Class 1A state semifinal at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Thursday morning.
The Rebels erased a seven-point halftime deficit, outscoring the previously-undefeated Lynx 32-20 in the second half. Joe Smoldt led G-R with 19...
03/06/2017 - 3:17pm
DES MOINES – The pain Caden Kickbush felt was unbearable.
The Gladbrook-Reinbeck boys’ basketball team was about to enter the final quarter of a tight Class 1A state quarterfinal game with Lynnville-Sully, but Kickbush was having trouble breathing after incidentally getting hit hard in the stomach during a...
03/04/2017 - 12:45am
REINBECK – The road to the boys’ basketball state tournament has taken its toll on Gladbrook-Reinbeck.
“We’ve got young kids in some old bodies right now,” G-R head coach Scott Kiburis said.
The end result was no less satisfying for the Rebels: A third consecutive trip for...
03/02/2017 - 1:57pm
CEDAR FALLS - A third consecutive berth to the state tournament was earned by the Gladbrook-Reinbeck boys’ basketball team at Cedar Falls High School on Saturday, but not without some heart-stopping moments for the blue and silver faithful.
The fourth-ranked Rebels turned back a mighty-challenge by Wapsie...
02/24/2017 - 3:17pm
Gladbrook-Reinbeck (23-2) vs. Wapsie Valley (18-7)
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Cedar Falls High School
At stake: The winner advances to the Class 1A state tournament, beginning Monday, Mar. 6 at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
The road so far: G-R – defeated Grundy Center 78-55; Belle Plaine 89-75 and Colo-Nesco 64-56. Wapsie Valley...