West Hancock advances to Class 1A state championship

The Eagles defeated Montezuma 59-50 on Friday.

Posted: Mar 1, 2019 11:10 PM

DES MOINES, Iowa - The West Hancock girl's basketball team is headed to the 2019 Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Class 1A State Championship game on Saturday.

The Eagles (25-1) advanced to the final round with a 59-50 victory over Montezuma (22-3) at Wells Fargo Arena on Friday.

Scoring for West Hancock: Rachel Leerar (25), Amanda Chizek (12), Madison Eisenman (11), Kennedy Kelly (7), and Riley Hiscocks (4).

The Eagles will play undefeated Newell-Fonda on Saturday, Mar. 2 at 7 PM.

Click the video player above to view Friday's semifinal highlights.

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