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More Than a Game: 6-on-6 Basketball in Iowa | Full Program (#0)

More Than a Game: 6-on-6 Basketball in Iowa | Full Program (#0)

posted on October 6, 2010 at 3:39 PM

Full Program: In 1993, the era of girls' six-on-six basketball in Iowa came to an end. This one-hour IPTV documentary takes a look back at the game and what it meant to generations of girls who played it. One of the most acclaimed sports in Iowa history,... 59:30 Read More »
Vivian (Emerson) DuShane and Zola (Emerson) Mullenbach (#0)

Vivian (Emerson) DuShane and Zola (Emerson) Mullenbach (#0)

posted on March 4, 2008 at 11:43 AM

Two players, sisters Zola and Vivian Emerson, remember playing basketball in the 1920s for Little Cedar High School. Zola (now Mullenbach) played from 1928-35, including her junior high years. Vivian (now DuShane) played 4-5 years from... Read More »
Sandy (Van Cleave) Little, Player (#0)

Sandy (Van Cleave) Little, Player (#0)

posted on March 3, 2008 at 5:10 PM

Sandy (Van Cleave) Little was one of the finest all-around six-on-six player of her time - 1968-1971. Her team, Montezuma, won back-to-back state titles. Her mother, Mavis Van Cleave, played at Gibson High School in the1930s. Read More »
Jeanette (Olson) Lietz,Player  (#0)

Jeanette (Olson) Lietz,Player (#0)

posted on February 29, 2008 at 5:26 PM

Jeanette (Olson) Lietz played for Everly High School. She was a high scorer, and tough 1968 state competitor with Denise and Cindy Long. Read More »
Kim (Peters) Wilson, Player (#0)

Kim (Peters) Wilson, Player (#0)

posted on February 29, 2008 at 4:19 PM

Kim (Peters) Wilson was a guard for Andrew High School from 1974-1977. She was named the 1976 captain of the All-Tournament Team. Read More »
Deb Coates, Player (#0)

Deb Coates, Player (#0)

posted on February 27, 2008 at 4:19 PM

Deb Coates was a legendary forward who played on a legendary team for a legendary coach in the early to mid-1970s. Her coach was Vernon “Bud” McLearn. Team: Mediapolis Bullettes, went to state 21 times in 26 years, winning two titles. Read More »
Denise (Long) Rife, Player (#0)

Denise (Long) Rife, Player (#0)

posted on February 27, 2008 at 4:16 PM

Denise (Long) Rife: Player, Union-Whitten, high scorer, 1968 state winners. High school basketball career 6,250 points. In 1969, she was thirteenth draft pick of the NBA’s San Francisco Warriors – the first female to ever be drafted to play on... Read More »
Jan Jensen, Player (#0)

Jan Jensen, Player (#0)

posted on February 27, 2008 at 3:56 PM

Jan Jensen: Player, Elk Horn-Kimballton High School, 1980s. Her grandma played 6 on 6. All-American at Drake University, Associate Head Coach for the University of Iowa women's’ basketball team. Read More »
The Lorenzen Women, Players (#0)

The Lorenzen Women, Players (#0)

posted on February 27, 2008 at 3:51 PM

An interview with all three Lorenzen Women: Lynne Lorezen, Jill Lorenzen, Lori Lorenzen. All played 6 on 6 basketball. Lynne Lorenzen was a star forward in the mid-1980s and the all-time leading scorer for girls’ basketball nationwide. She scored... Read More »
More Than A Game: Six-On-Six Basketball In Iowa (Promo) (#0)

More Than A Game: Six-On-Six Basketball In Iowa (Promo) (#0)

posted on February 27, 2008 at 12:00 AM

This one-hour documentary takes a look back at girls' 6-on-6 basketball and what it meant to generations of young women who played it. 00:25 Read More »

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