Solid defense carried Grand View Christian to a 59-36 victory over West Hancock in the last Class 1A quarterfinal of the Iowa High School Boys State Tournament on Monday (March, 6, 2017).

The Thunder (25-1) recorded 12 steals and forced 18 West Hancock turnovers, of which Grand View Christian scored 20 points off of. The Eagles (19-7) were limited to just one point in the first quarter.

Grant DeMeulenaere scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Thunder in the win, while Mach Nyaw added 12. Arturo Montes also tallied 11, while recording a double-double with 12 rebounds.

Dylan Eckels had 11 points for West Hancock. Ben Eisenman chipped in 10.

Grand View Christian advances to the Class 1A semifinals at 12:15 p.m. Thursday.



West Hancock vs Grand View Christian
03/06/17 3:45pm at IOWA BOYS STATE TOURNAMENT - 1A QUARTER

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VISITORS: West Hancock (19-7)
                          TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS
## Player Name            FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP  A TO BLK S MIN
04 Eisenman, Chase..... *  2-7    0-2    2-2    0  0  0   1   6  1  0  0  0  20
13 Weiland, Seth....... *  1-6    0-4    2-4    0  8  8   1   4  0  0  1  0  31
22 Eckels, Dylan....... *  4-11   2-2    1-3    2  7  9   2  11  0  5  0  0  30
23 Eisenman, Ben....... *  3-5    1-2    3-4    0  0  0   0  10  4  6  0  0  31
30 Smith, Glen......... *  0-5    0-0    0-0    4  5  9   1   0  1  3  0  0  16
02 Smith, Joe..........    0-1    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   1
03 Yeakel, MaCoy.......    0-2    0-2    0-1    1  1  2   0   0  0  2  0  0  10
05 Becker, Gavin.......    2-5    1-4    0-0    1  1  2   0   5  0  0  0  0  10
10 Leerar, Brayden.....    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   1   0  0  0  0  1   1
33 Schuver, Chandler...    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   1
44 Fosdick, Garrett....    0-1    0-0    0-2    1  3  4   0   0  1  2  0  0   9
   TEAM................                         2  4  6
   Totals..............   12-43   4-16   8-16  11 29 40   6  36  7 18  1  1 160

TOTAL FG% 1st Half:  6-22 27.3%   2nd Half:  6-21 28.6%   Game: 27.9%  DEADB
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half:  2-8  25.0%   2nd Half:  2-8  25.0%   Game: 25.0%   REBS
F Throw % 1st Half:  1-5  20.0%   2nd Half:  7-11 63.6%   Game: 50.0%    4


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HOME TEAM: Grand View Christian (25-1)
                          TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS
## Player Name            FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP  A TO BLK S MIN
04 Glenn, Stephen...... *  2-11   0-7    1-1    1  3  4   3   5  2  0  1  4  25
10 DeMeulenaere, Grant. *  9-13   3-5    0-0    0  0  0   1  21  3  0  0  4  31
21 Montes, Arturo...... *  5-13   0-0    1-2    2 10 12   1  11  1  1  2  1  28
23 Crabb, Bryce........ *  1-7    0-5    0-0    1  1  2   1   2  2  0  1  1  24
34 Long, Nathan........ *  1-2    0-0    0-0    1  1  2   1   2  0  0  0  2   6
00 Glenn, Sam..........    3-8    0-3    0-0    2  3  5   3   6  3  1  0  0  12
01 Nyaw, Mach..........    5-10   2-5    0-0    2  3  5   2  12  2  1  0  0  24
02 Long, Andrew........    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  1  1   0   0  0  1  0  0   1
03 Fry, Gage...........    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   1
05 Gatto, Andrew.......    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   1
20 Wilson, Sam.........    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   1
31 Saliu, Augie........    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  1  1   3   0  0  0  0  0   5
32 Bruce, Stephen......    0-0    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   0   0  0  0  0  0   1
   TEAM................                            1  1
   Totals..............   26-64   5-25   2-3    9 24 33  15  59 13  4  4 12 160

TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 12-34 35.3%   2nd Half: 14-30 46.7%   Game: 40.6%  DEADB
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half:  3-15 20.0%   2nd Half:  2-10 20.0%   Game: 20.0%   REBS
F Throw % 1st Half:  1-2  50.0%   2nd Half:  1-1  100 %   Game: 66.7%    1


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Officials: Josh Rasmussen, Kip Shanks, Randy Baxter
Technical fouls: West Hancock-None. Grand View Christian-None.
Attendance:
Score by Periods                1st  2nd  3rd  4th   Total
West Hancock..................    1   14    8   13  -   36
Grand View Christian..........   10   18   12   19  -   59

Points in the paint-WHANCOCK 12,GVC 20. Points off turnovers-WHANCOCK 0,GVC 22.
2nd chance points-WHANCOCK 8,GVC 8. Fast break points-WHANCOCK 0,GVC 6.
Bench points-WHANCOCK 5,GVC 18. Score tied-0 times. Lead changed-0 times.
Last FG-WHANCOCK 4th-01:24, GVC 4th-01:44.
Largest lead-WHANCOCK None, GVC by 25 4th-03:05.