Boys basketball: Alex boys hold Fergus Falls to 20 points

Alexandria improved to 8-1 on the season with a dominant win on the road over Fergus Falls on Thursday.

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Alexandria's Grayson Grove puts up a reverse layup in the second half of a 79-53 win on Dec. 30, 2022. Grove had a team-high 31 points in the win. Grove had 26 points and 14 rebounds in Alexandria's 64-20 win over Fergus Falls on Jan. 12, 2023.
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The Alexandria boys basketball team increased its winning streak to eight with a 64-20 win over the Fergus Falls Otters on Thursday, Jan. 12, on the road.

Alexandria is now 8-1 on the season and is ranked No. 6 in the Class AAA Minnesota Basketball News poll.

Alexandria has had a margin of victory of 21 points or more in its last five wins.

Grayson Grove had a double-double, 26 points and 14 rebounds for the Cardinals in the win. Jaxon Schoerock also reached double figures as he finished with 10 points. He also had three deflecitons and four steals.

Bralyn Steffensmeier led the team in assists with six.


The Cardinals are on the road on Tuesday to face Sartell-St. Stephen (2-9) at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday.

ALEXANDRIA PLAYER STATS - Mason Gorghuber - 1 rebound, 2 assists; Jacob Ballcome - 7 points, 5 rebounds; Jaxon Schoenrock - 10 points, 5 rebounds, 3 deflections, 4 steals; Bralyn Steffensmeier - 4 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists, 4 deflections, 2 steals; Chase Thompson - 7 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal, 1 block; Mason Witt - 2 points, 1 assist, 2 deflections, 1 steal; Talan Witt - 1 rebound; Evan Moore - 1 rebound; Grayson Grove - 26 points, 14 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal, 1 block; Trevin Hoepner - 2 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 deflections, 3 steals

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