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West Central Area boys basketball
January 29, 2014
WCA beats Underwood in overtime
The West Central Area boys’ basketball team won a back-and-forth overtime battle with Underwood on the road Friday. The game was senior night...
January 29, 2014 - 12:00am
January 21, 2014
Cold shooting dooms WCA boys
By Blaze Fugina email@example.com The West Central Area boys’ basketball team had a cold shooting night in a 66-52 loss to St. John’s Prep on Friday night in Barrett. The Knights shot 31 percent from the field while the Johnnies enjoyed a 46 percent shooting night. Head...
January 21, 2014 - 10:52pm
Osakis boys drop home game to WCA 73-42
The Osakis boys’ basketball team did not fare as well in a 73-42 loss to West Central Area at home Tuesday as it had against the Knights 19 days earlier. In that game, the Silverstreaks were within reach most of the game until the Knights eventually pulled ahead for a 65-55 final....
January 21, 2014 - 10:43pm
January 16, 2014
WCA drops first conference game
Upsala handed the West Central Area boys’ basketball team its first loss in the Prairie Conference on Tuesday in an 84-53 road game for the Knights. Upsala led by 13 at halftime and pulled away from WCA by scoring 46 points in the second half. The Cardinals had plenty of second...
January 16, 2014 - 10:28pm
January 9, 2014
WCA holds off LPGE on the road
The West Central Area boys’ basketball team survived a scare on the road in a 54-52 win over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Tuesday. The Knights held a 10 point lead at halftime and continued on that roll for much of the second half. But LPGE cut the lead to only two points after scoring...
January 9, 2014 - 9:40am
January 8, 2014
Second half leads WCA over Osakis
After leading by only three points at halftime, the West Central Area boys’ basketball team shook off some holiday-break rust by scoring 40...
January 8, 2014 - 1:01am
Senior guard gives WCA four years of production
Very few high school basketball players have the ability to be an offensive contributor through four seasons at the varsity level. West Central...
January 8, 2014 - 1:00am
January 2, 2014
WCA hands Osakis a road loss
The Osakis boys' basketball team played West Central Area close but was unable to sustain enough offense in a 65-55 loss in Barrett on Thursday. The Silverstreaks were only down three points at halftime, but the Knights proved why they are 6-1 this season while scoring 40 points...
January 2, 2014 - 11:12pm
December 31, 2013
Kashmark nets 1,000th point
West Central Area’s Dakotah Kashmark scored his 1,000th point in a 72-41 win over Royalton last Friday night. The senior guard led the...
December 31, 2013 - 12:37am
December 19, 2013
Reserves rally WCA boys
The West Central Area boys’ basketball team showed off its depth on Tuesday night as the Knights’ bench players rallied their team to a 67-59 win at Swanville. The Knights trailed by nine with 12 minutes left before going on a 39-22 run to close the game. Their first lead of...
December 19, 2013 - 9:47pm
December 10, 2013
West Central Area wins second straight
A total of 41 first half points for the West Central Area boys’ basketball team helped them roll to a 67-42 win over Hancock Thursday. Seven players scored points for the Knights, something that made WCA head coach Kraig Hunter happy. “We had a lot of contributions from everyone...
December 10, 2013 - 9:35pm
December 6, 2013
WCA Knights win big against KMS
The West Central Area boys’ basketball team scored 62 first half points as it rolled to an 89-28 home win over Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg on Tuesday. After losing their season opener, the Knights were determined to improve their play on defense this week. The effort showed on...
December 6, 2013 - 9:01am
December 4, 2013
Hunter disappointed in WCA opener
The West Central Area boys’ basketball team has a talented roster, but the Knights didn’t get off on the right foot in a 64-51 loss to Hillcrest Lutheran Academy last Tuesday night. The Comets led 26-22 at the half and extended that lead after the break. They outrebounded the...
December 4, 2013 - 7:57am
November 22, 2013
WCA boys loaded with talent and experience
The West Central Area boys’ basketball team lost an all-conference player in Drew Peterson off of last year’s team but returns a lot of talent with the hopes of contending atop the conference and section field. Peterson averaged 11 points, five rebounds, four assists and four...
November 22, 2013 - 9:02am