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Osakis senior Lane Berberich scores the first two points of the game on a driving lay-up during the Silverstreaks’ season opener against Eden Valley-Watkins on November 26. Berberich had seven points to go along with a rebound, an assist and a steal. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)

Osakis boys’ basketball establishing a culture

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The night before the season opener for the Osakis boys’ basketball team last week, players gathered for supper and some team bonding at head coach Matt Hoelscher’s house.


The Silverstreaks are trying to build up the program in the second season under Hoelscher and part of that is establishing a positive culture. Everybody on the varsity team was invited and all but two who had other school commitments attended.

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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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