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West Central Area boys basketball
Boys basketball: Powell leads Ortonville past Knights
The West Central Area boys basketball team ran into one of the best teams in the Section 6A field on Thursday night as Ortonville ran away with a 66-45 win in Barrett. It was a battle of two unbeatens, but the Trojans (5-0) shot 51 percent from the field (25-49), while holding WCA...
8 hours 12 min ago
December 8, 2017
Boys basketball: Knights roll to 2-0
The West Central Area boys basketball team is off to a 2-0 start after dominating Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 82-35 on Thursday night. The Knights had 11 players score and held the Wolverines to 14-of-48 shooting. Logan Paulson led the way with 20 points and 10 rebounds. Dawson Staples...
December 8, 2017 - 9:27am
November 22, 2017
Boys basketball: Knights small but mighty
The West Central Area boys basketball team finished 11-15 last season. After several winning seasons before that, the Knights are determined...
November 22, 2017 - 12:25am
March 23, 2017
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
The West Central Area boys basketball team handed out its season awards on Tuesday night after an 11-15 record overall. The Knights lost nine...
March 23, 2017 - 3:02pm
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team was a member of two conferences this winter season and had four players total named to all-league...
March 23, 2017 - 3:01pm
March 13, 2017
Boys basketball: VanErp carries Battlers past WCA in 6A playoffs
The West Central Area boys basketball team had its season come to an end last Thursday night as Battle Lake handled business on its home court in the 6A South playoffs. The Battlers (20-5) shot 51 percent (24-47) and knocked down 11-of-13 for an efficient 62-44 win that moved them...
March 13, 2017 - 3:04pm
March 7, 2017
Boys Basketball: WCA takes Section 6A South play-in game, to face Battle Lake on Thursday
The West Central Area boys basketball team earned the seventh seed heading into the Section 6A South Subsection Tournament and beat the No. 10-seeded Wheaton-Herman-Norcross 66-44 Monday night in a play-in game. The Knights will head to Battle Lake on Thursday to take on the second-seeded...
March 7, 2017 - 11:16am
March 6, 2017
Boys basketball: Panthers knock off Knights in finale
The Parkers Prairie boys basketball team handed West Central Area its eighth straight loss on Friday night as the Panthers (19-7) beat the Knights (10-14) 66-61. West Central Area held a 47-46 lead in the second half after an Aaron Wiese three, but the Panthers responded with a three...
March 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 1, 2017
Boys Basketball: Steele Senske sinks 37 in defeat of the Knights
Park Christian junior Steele Senske scored 37 points against the West Central Area boys basketball team Tuesday night, helping the Falcons to a 63-49 win. The Knights (10-13) gave up four straight points in the last minute of the first half, but still had a 26-25 lead at the intermission....
March 1, 2017 - 12:07pm
February 26, 2017
Boys basketball: B-E wins fifth straight by edging WCA
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team won its fifth straight game on Friday night by edging West Central Area 50-46 in Barrett. The Knights (10-12) are trending the opposite direction after losing their sixth straight.
February 26, 2017 - 1:41pm
February 22, 2017
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Hancock's junior guard Noah Kannegiesser tormented the West Central Area boys basketball team on Tuesday night with 45 points en route to an...
February 22, 2017 - 11:54am
February 21, 2017
Boys basketball: Tigers shoot 50 percent to down WCA
The West Central Area boys basketball team dropped its fourth straight game as Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta shot 50 percent in a 71-50 win on Monday night. The Tigers (13-10) hit 27-of-54 shots, including 8-of-18 threes. They also held a 35-24 advantage on the glass. Sophomore guard...
February 21, 2017 - 10:34am
February 18, 2017
Boys Basketball: WCA downed by Wheaton-Herman-Norcross
The Wheaton-Herman-Norcross boys basketball team came out of nowhere and surprised West Central Area with 59 percent shooting (24-41) and came away with a 64-59 win. Zack Stueve and Hunter Johnson took care of most of the Warriors scoring, dropping in 18 and 17, respectively. Dawson...
February 18, 2017 - 11:32am
February 12, 2017
Boys basketball: Turnovers haunt Knights in two-point loss to Trojans
The West Central Area boys basketball team took one of the top teams in the 6A South down to the wire at the University of Minnesota-Morris on Saturday, but Ortonville held on for a 42-40 win over the Knights. The Trojans (16-3) led 23-22 at the half before WCA scored the first eight...
February 12, 2017 - 9:13am
February 8, 2017
Boys Basketball: Knights top CGB
Logan Paulson's 27 points and nine rebounds led the Knights boys basketball team to a 69-57 win over Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley on Tuesday to improve to 10-6 on the year. "We started the game a little sloppy, but ended the first half well to get a decent lead," WCA head coach Kraig...
February 8, 2017 - 1:21pm