There's beaming pride throughout Timberwolf-nation today. And there should be ! The Cissna Park Boys basketball team ended its season Saturday with a 2nd place finish in the IHSA Class 1A state tournament.
Cissna Park ended a tremendous season, having been ranked #1 for several weeks at the Class 1A level. Providence - St. Mel was too much for the Timberwolves in the championship game in Peoria Saturday. The Knights were a 52-29 winner in the title game at Carver Arena.
Cissna Park coach Kevin Long steps aside after 24 seasons.
The GCMS Falcons earned a 3rd place finish in the 2A division Saturday. GCMS wrapped up its season with a 75-66 overtime win over Chicago-Corliss. The Falcons wrapped up its most successful season in program history.