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Alexandria boys basketball

December 6, 2017
Alexandria's Justin Balcome meets St. Cloud Tech's Brevyn Spann-Ford at the rim in the first half on Tuesday. Balcome had 13 points and 11 rebounds, but Spann-Ford led the Tigers to the win with 27 points. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Boys basketball: Spann-Ford powers Tech past Cardinals
December 6, 2017 - 6:25am
December 1, 2017
Alexandria's Carter Stockert floats the bucket for two of his nine first-half points against Moorhead in Friday's season opener against Moorhead at Alexandria Area High School. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Boys basketball: Cards' inexperience shows in opening loss to Spuds
December 1, 2017 - 11:39pm
November 8, 2017
Alexandria seniors Justin Balcome (left) and Brock Anderson signed at Northern State University to play basketball and North Dakota State University to play baseball, respectively, during Wednesday's first day of the national signing period. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Signing day: Balcome, Anderson ink to college programs
November 8, 2017 - 2:32pm
August 14, 2017
Alexandria's Justin Balcome rises over two Brainerd defenders for a bucket on Dec. 22, 2016. Balcome recently committed to Division II Northern State University in Aberdeen, SD to play his college basketball. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Balcome jumps at the chance to join Northern State
August 14, 2017 - 10:25am
April 12, 2017
Alexandria senior guard Spencer Hockert shoots during the section championship game against Fergus Falls on March 16. Hockert was named Alexandria's MVP this season after averaging almost 18 points per game. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Hockert named Alex basketball MVP
April 12, 2017 - 12:00am
March 16, 2017
Alexandria's Jake Drew hangs his head after getting called for a foul on a loose ball late in the first half on Thursday at St. Cloud State University in the section title game. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Boys basketball: Early threes sink Alexandria, send Otters to another state tournament
March 16, 2017 - 10:30pm
Alexandria junior Justin Balcome shoots over the defense of Bemidji's Caleb Carlson during Saturday's section semifinals game at Moorhead High School. Balcome and the Cardinals have one more game with Fergus Falls standing between them and a state tournament berth. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Cards, Otters ready for another section finals clash
March 16, 2017 - 12:20pm
March 13, 2017
Advanced 8AAA boys basketball tickets available at AAHS
March 13, 2017 - 4:02pm
March 11, 2017
Alexandria's Jaran Roste (left) and Robert Anderson contest a shot from Bemidji's Linaes Whiting during the first half of the Section 8AAA semifinal game at Moorhead High School on Saturday. Whiting had a game-high 25 points, but Roste added 17 and Anderson 14 to help the Cardinals get the win. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Boys basketball: Depth carries Cards back to the 8AAA title game
March 11, 2017 - 10:28pm
March 10, 2017
Alexandria senior Jake Drew gets fouled going to the basket by Thief River Falls senior McKenzie McCullough. Drew had nine points, while McCullough led the Prowlers with 16 during Tuesday's Section 8-3A playoff opener at AAHS. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
8-3A Boys basketball semis: A physical Bemidji team awaits Alexandria
March 10, 2017 - 9:22am
March 7, 2017
Alexandria junior forward Justin Balcome throws down a dunk late in the second half to put the finishing touches on his 31-point, 12-rebound performance against Thief River Falls in the 8-3A playoff opener on Tuesday. (Mark Ripley | Select Digital Memories)play button
Boys basketball: Balcome's big night paves the way for Alex in 8-3A opener
March 7, 2017 - 11:06pm
March 2, 2017
Alexandria senior Spencer Hockert splits a couple St. Cloud Tech defenders on Thursday night at AAHS. Hockert was Alexandria's only player in double figures with 11 points in the 67-35 loss to the Tigers. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Boys basketball: Cards not panicking after blowout loss to Tech
March 2, 2017 - 11:45pm
February 27, 2017
Boys Basketball: Alex wins sixth straight
February 27, 2017 - 10:49am
February 24, 2017
Alexandria senior Cody Faber battles for a loose ball during Thursday's game in Detroit Lakes. (Contributed by Robert Williams | Detroit Lakes Tribune)
Boys Basketball: Alex dominates in DL
February 24, 2017 - 1:11pm
February 22, 2017
Boys Basketball: Alexandria wins battle of the Cardinals
February 22, 2017 - 10:51am