Des Moines East Scarlets didn’t make a long trip to Wells Fargo Arena Wednesday, like most teams. It was onto I-235 and across the river to get to the Girls State Basketball Tournament. Coach Sam Powell’s team is ranked 7th and is taking on the #3 ranked Waterloo Wahawks.
East has a record of 20-3, Waterloo West is 21-2. East is led in scoring by Senior Shareece Burrell who averages 13.2 points a game, and Renise Collier 10.5 points per game.