North Linn routs Osage to win program's first ever state title
From start to finish, the North Linn Lynx dominated the Osage Green Devils to win the program's first ever state title 66-42 on Saturday afternoon in Des Moines. North Linn led for 30:20 of the game, outscoring Osage 32-14 in the paint.
"Just real happy, real proud of this group and you know I don't know what else to say. I’m a little speechless, I don't know if it set in or when it will set it, but just a great job of our kids all week long.” said head coach Brian Wheatley.
Grace Flanagan, named the tournament MVP, led the Lynx with a game-high 27 points while adding eight rebounds. Her sister Abby Flanagan wasn't far behind, finishing with 21 points.