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Brandon-Evansville’s Will Schroeder goes up for a shot in a game against Osakis on December 5. Schroeder was one of seven players to finish with at least seven points against Bertha-Hewitt as he chipped in nine points and four rebounds to help the Chargers to their first win. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)

B-E boys shoot their way past Bertha-Hewitt

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The Brandon-Evansville boys’ basketball team secured its first win of the season behind a balanced effort of seven guys with at least seven points.


The Chargers jumped on Bertha-Hewitt early and carried a 38-26 lead into the break. They never let up after that, securing a 73-56 win that moved them to 1-4 overall.

“It was a victory that we needed,” head coach John Holsten said. “We worked hard for it. We deserved this one.”

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Eric Morken
Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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