The Fairfield seventh grade boys? basketball team that participated in the Pacesetter Sports Iowa youth basketball state championship, March 3rd in Pella, finished in second place behind Urbandale, earning a berth in the Great Five-State Championship at the Target Center in Minneapolis.
The five states that send their youth champions and runners-up to the tournament are Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin with the cheesy state making their debut in 2018.
The five-state playoff system is sponsored by the Minnesota Lynx and Timberwolves, and is held in conjunction with Lynx games.
Additionally, all players receive a free ticket offer to a Timberwolves game.
Fairfield will compete in the 10-team tournament on Sunday July 15th.