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West Central Area boys basketball
Boys basketball: Morris hands WCA first loss of year
The West Central Area boys basketball team suffered its first loss of the winter in a 69-58 defeat by the hands of Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta on Saturday evening in Barrett. The visiting Tigers (6-2, 2-2 WCC) shot 63 percent from the floor (25-of-40) and connected on 15-of-19 free-throw...
December 21, 2015 - 2:06pm
Boys basketball: WCA improves to 6-0
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 6-0 on Thursday after putting up 40 first-half points and coasting to a 70-47 win over Upsala. The Knights shot 44 percent from the field (24-55) and hit 18-of-32 free throws. They held the Cardinals to 30 percent shooting...
December 21, 2015 - 1:06pm
December 9, 2015
Knights down Osakis in boys basketball
The West Central Area boys basketball team put up 32 points in each half on its way to a 4-0 record and a 64-47 win against Osakis on Tuesday night. Ethan Chalmers was the only Osakis (1-3) player in double figures as he finished with 11. Haden Hendricks, John Boogaard and Preston...
December 9, 2015 - 1:11pm
December 8, 2015
Knights hold off hot-shooting Underwood to stay unbeaten
The West Central Area boys basketball team is off to a 3-0 start after holding off Underwood in a 70-65 game on Monday night. The Rockets connected on 10-of-19 threes, but the Knights used a three of their own from Nathan Wrolson to tie the game at 55 apiece. Ben Anderson then added...
December 8, 2015 - 9:04am
December 4, 2015
Huge first half leads WCA over SJP
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 2-0 on the young season by breezing past St. John's Prep with a big first half on Thursday night. The Knights put up 54 points in the opening 18 minutes to take a 25-point lead into the break. They got outscored 29-23 the rest...
December 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
November 20, 2015
WCA boys basketball: Replacing talent inside
The West Central Area boys basketball team finished as co-champions of the Prairie Conference and sub-section runner-up to Battle Lake last season...
November 20, 2015 - 9:32am
March 4, 2015
Knights on to 6A South title game
The second-seeded West Central Area boys basketball team advanced to the 6A South championship game after beating third-seeded Ortonville 59-56 on Saturday in the semifinals. The second-seeded Knights led 25-22 at the half and went on a 6-2 run out of the break. They kept the Trojans...
March 4, 2015 - 12:00am
February 25, 2015
WCA, LPGE tie atop Prairie
The West Central Area and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle boys basketball teams will share the Prairie Conference title after the Thunder beat the Knights 59-54 on Thursday night. Both teams finished 11-3 in league play. The Knights were trailing 55-54 and were forced to foul down the...
February 25, 2015 - 12:00am
February 6, 2015
WCA rolls past Ashby
The West Central Area boys basketball team ran out to a 41-16 lead by the break and finished with a 79-46 win over Ashby on Tuesday night. The Knights got another 26-point, 10-rebound night from senior center Jay Zimmerman to lead the way. Ben Anderson added 18 points and five...
February 6, 2015 - 12:00am
January 23, 2015
Zimmerman passes 1,000 points
West Central Area senior Jay Zimmerman went over the 1,000 point mark for his career on Tuesday night in a 69-49 win over WHN. Zimmerman came into the night with 984 points and finished with 20 points and 17 rebounds to pass the milestone. He is the ninth WCA boys basketball player...
January 23, 2015 - 12:00am
January 21, 2015
LPGE boys tie WCA atop Prairie
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle boys created a tie atop the Prairie Conference with a 55-33 win over West Central Area last Thursday night. Both teams were 6-1 in league play after the game as the Knights sat at 9-2 overall and the Thunder was 10-1. West Central Area shot just 32...
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
Zimmerman breaks rebounding record for WCA
Jay Zimmerman had a record breaking night Friday in a 64-38 road win over Henning. Not only did Zimmerman have a game-high 24 points and 18...
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
January 16, 2015
WCA loses season’s first to Battle Lake
The Battle Lake boys basketball team showed why they are ranked fourth in the latest Class A state polls by handing West Central Area its first...
January 16, 2015 - 12:00am
January 14, 2015
Knights defeat Swanville in nail-biter
The West Central Area boys basketball team won another close game against Swanville in a 57-54 road victory on Friday. Head coach Kraig Hunter said the Knights have won close ballgames against Swanville in each of the past four seasons. “We knew coming in that Swanville is the...
January 14, 2015 - 12:00am
January 9, 2015
WCA boys still undefeated
The West Central Area boys basketball team stayed unbeaten on the season as the Knights edged Browerville with a shot from Isaiah Westby in the...
January 9, 2015 - 12:00am