SUBSTATE BASKETBALL: Dodger boys at SC West
THE TIP: Action for a Class 4A substate quarterfinal between the Dodgers and Sioux City West is set to tip at 7 p.m. in Sioux City.
PROBABLES: Fort Dodge (2-19 overall): Brycen Bell, sr., 1.6; Drake Callon, so., 3.2; Carson Peterson, so., 5.8; Tysen Kershaw, sr., 11.7; Dayson Clayton, jr., 8.1.
Sioux City West (10-11): Keeon Hutton, so., 7.0; Kyrel Hanks, sr., 10.2; Marcus McCray, sr., 11.4; Dominic Frye, jr., 1.6; Chase Smith, sr., 10.6.
POSTSEASON: This is a Class 4A substate 1 opener. The winner will travel to Ankeny to face the Hawks on Friday with a 7 p.m. tip. Ankeny received a bye in their opener. Sioux City East has a bye on the other side of the bracket. Sioux City North travels to Ames on Monday.
LAST TIME OUT: The Dodgers are coming off an 83-51 loss to Ankeny Centennial on senior night. Senior Tysen Kershaw had 14 and senior Jaheim Clayton added 12. The Dodgers are coming off two straight losses after topping Des Moines East (71-54).
ABOUT SIOUX CITY WEST: The Wolverines are coming off an 85-75 loss to Dakota Valley. Chase Smith paced the Wolverines with 18 points. Keavian Hayes had 17, while Kyrel Hanks added 15. Before the defeat they had won three straight games.