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Lincoln Wraps Up Training Camp

The Lincoln Boys Basketball team completed a grueling 21 days of practice, agility and weights. On top of that, the Varsity team played a 22-game schedule while Rails Freshmen and Sophomores played 24 games of their own. In week one, the Lincoln Boys played…

Lincoln Training Camp, Week 3 Update

The third week of summer training camp for the Lincoln Boys Basketball program is in the books and now the Railsplitters youth movement prepares to shine in the Grand View Team Camp Friday & Saturday. The injury bug hit the Rails hard as three…

Summer Training Camp, Week 2 Update

The Lincoln High School Boys Basketball program is now nearing completion of week two of the four week summer training camp for 2019. As players grind through daily agility, weights and two-hour practice sessions that focus mostly on the defensive side of the ball,…

Lincoln Summer Training Camp Update

The Lincoln High School Boys Basketball team took to the court June 2 for a quick three games at Ankeny Centennial to start the June season. Without a true practice or prep time, the Railsplitters picked up a win at Johnston after falling to…

2018-2019 Season in Review

Overall Record: 11-12 CIML Metro: 5-5, 3rd Place Fall Team GPA: 3.62 Seniors: Josiah Conkrite (15.8 PPG); Ben Knoebel (10.4 PPG, 37% 3pt); Logan Sharp (5.5 PPG, 6.2 RPG); Felix Gallagher (4.1 PPG, 5.8 RPG); Karon Allen (2.3 PPG); Marcos Sandoval The 2018-2019 Lincoln…

Lincoln Moves to Semi-Final after 52-44 Win over Urbandale

The Lincoln Boys Basketball team earned a home playoff game and the 3-seed in 4A Substate 2. That 3-seed set up a Monday night clash with 6-seed Urbandale on John Carle Court at the Lincoln Roundhouse in front of a boisterous Southside student section….

Rails Drop Finale, Ready for the Playoffs Monday

In a clash of styles at the Roundhouse Friday night, the Ankeny Centennial Jaguars shot 28 free throws to Lincoln’s four in a game that ended in a 56-51 loss for the home team on Senior Night. The Rails struggled mightily from the field,…

The 2019 Senior Class

By Justin Einerson Lincoln Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Coaches are always trying to convince players that hard work pays off, especially in the off-season. If you go around the country you see quotes on walls, doorways and entry ways that suggest that there is…

Lincoln Tops Dowling in Late Season Clash, 57-55

Game Highlights The Lincoln Boys Basketball team had been waiting on pins and needles to hit the floor after Friday night’s loss to North at the Roundhouse. Lincoln and Dowling were originally scheduled to play Tuesday but weather concerns bounced the date of this…

Lincoln Starts Slow, Finishes Strong in Loss to Valley

Game Highlights The Lincoln Boys Basketball team is locked in a tough stretch of the schedule and Tuesday night’s contest with Valley, one of the top ranked teams in 4A, was among the toughest tests the Rails will face this year. Valley’s hot start…