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Ashby boys basketball
November 25, 2014
Ashby boys basketball falls to W/H-M
The Ashby boys basketball team trailed by nine points at halftime to Wheaton/Herman-Norcross on Friday and was unable to make up the deficit in a 66-55 season opening road loss. In what was the first game of the season for Ashby, head coach Jeremy Knick said the mix of veterans...
November 25, 2014 - 12:00am
March 19, 2014
B-E’s Quinn selected all-conference
Sophomore Skyler Quinn was the lone representative on the Little Eight and Pheasant All-Conference teams from Brandon-Evansville. As a sophomore, Quinn finished eighth in the Little Eight with 74 rebounds in conference games this season and seventh in total points scored with 177. Area...
March 19, 2014 - 12:00am
February 14, 2014
Ashby boys fall short
The Ashby boys trailed by five at the break and fell behind by as many as nine in the second half before falling just short in a 67-64 loss to Verndale. Ashby had a look to tie the game with a three in the final seconds, but the Pirates contested it and got the stop. “We knew...
February 14, 2014 - 12:00am
February 7, 2014
Ohren breaks Ashby scoring mark
Ashby’s Blake Ohren became the all-time leading scorer in Ashby boys’ basketball history on Monday night as he helped the Arrows to a 73-48...
February 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 31, 2014
Ashby boys split two
The Ashby boys split two games late last week, beating Bertha-Hewitt on Friday after falling to Browerville on Thursday night. The Arrows led by six at the break and extended that lead in the second half on their way to a 62-43 win over Bertha-Hewitt. That snapped a three-game...
January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
January 21, 2014
Battlers dominate Ashby boys
The Battle Lakes boys’ basketball team never let Ashby believe it had a chance on Friday night as the undefeated Battlers led 56-28 at the half and won 90-55. “Battle Lake is just a really good team,” Ashby head coach Jeremy Knick said. “There is not much else you can say...
January 21, 2014 - 10:51pm
January 15, 2014
B-E drops home game to Ashby
The Ashby boys’ basketball team led by three points at halftime and continued to roll for a 49-41 win over Brandon Evansville on Friday. Morgan Wing led the Arrows’ offense with 16 points, Jeff Berglund scored 15 points and grabbed five rebounds and Blake Ohren finished with...
January 15, 2014 - 8:32am
January 9, 2014
Comeback gives Ashby victory over Rothsay
A comeback effort by the Ashby boys’ basketball team helped them earn a razor-thin 69-68 victory on the road at Rothsay Tuesday. The Arrows trailed 35-29 at halftime and were down by as much as 11 points in the second half. But Ashby came all the way back to trail by one point...
January 9, 2014 - 10:06pm
December 31, 2013
Ashby picks up fourth straight win
The Ashby boys’ basketball was able to find enough scoring Friday to pull away from Hancock for a 68-61 victory. Head coach Jeremy Knick said the team was not on its top game but played well enough to pick up a fourth-consecutive victory. “It was good to come away with a win...
December 31, 2013 - 12:38am
December 19, 2013
Close contest goes to Ashby Arrows
The Ashby boys’ basketball team won a close 62-61 game Tuesday over Ortonville for its third straight victory this season. The Arrows’ defense played an important role in the win by taking 17 steals. “We knew coming into tonight that Ortonville was a good team with a lot of...
December 19, 2013 - 9:46am
December 10, 2013
Ashby drops fourth straight to Hillcrest
The Ashby boys’ basketball team lost its fourth game of the season Thursday 72-55 against Hillcrest. Head coach Jeremy Knick said Hillcrest capitalized on its energy and second-chance points to build an early lead. “I thought both teams played hard tonight, but Hillcrest came...
December 10, 2013 - 1:01pm
December 6, 2013
Ashby’s Ohren scores 1,000th career point
Blake Ohren scored his 1,000th point of his career Tuesday against Battle Lake, but his offense was not enough in an 83-46 loss for Ashby. Head coach Jeremy Knick was impressed with the Battle Lake starting lineup, and said his Arrows team could not hit enough of its shots to stay...
December 6, 2013 - 9:01am
December 4, 2013
Arrows fall to 0-2
The Ashby boys’ basketball team dropped its second straight contest to start the season in a 64-53 loss to Barnesville last Tuesday night. The Arrows fell behind 33-21 at the half and got it within nine points with 1:14 left. That’s as close as they could get as the Trojans...
December 4, 2013 - 7:58am