Des Moines East’s girls basketball team ended last season in a heartbreaking overtime loss to Dowling.
The Scarlets already dealt a tough blow this season. The Des Moines Register reports leading scorer Schareece Burrell is out for several weeks with a knee injury. Burrell was cheering her Scarlets on Friday night from the bench as they take on Urbandale. The Scarlets win 54-46, starting off the season 2-1.
In Ankeny, the Hawkettes played host to the Valley Tigers. Valley goes on to win 62 to 43.
Ankeny Centennial wins big over the Hoover Huskies with 56-18 the final.