The twine was kind to Riley Kline on Tuesday.
With the Brainerd Warriors trailing the Sartell Sabres 67-66 and the clock reading 10 seconds, Brainerd's senior point guard penetrated the lane in hopes of dishing off to an open teammate.
Seventeen percent shooting is hard to overcome.
The Brainerd Warriors gave it a go Friday only to fall short to the visiting Bemidji Lumberjacks, who snuck out of Brainerd High School with a 54-42 victory.
Ian Haug wants to play more.
Marcus Comstock could use a breather.
Each might get what they want after leading the Brainerd Warriors to a 45-43 overtime victory over the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles Friday at Brainerd High School.
Match No. 254 is why Jordan Chouanard stays after practice.
Medford's Curt Maas is why he trained tirelessly last offseason.
A Class 1A state wrestling championship is what drives the Aitkin Gobblers' senior.
Soft-spoken Teresa Moenkedick said she was just getting open and her shots were going down.
That's a simple way to explain how the junior point guard posted 40 points in the Verndale Pirates' 71-57 Park Region Conference victory over New York Mills Jan.
It wasn't much of a holiday vacation for Joey Hanowski.
But it wasn't all work for the Little Falls senior.
Hanowski tallied five goals and four assists, helping him reach 100 career points, during the Little Falls boys hockey tournament Dec. 27-29.