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Area Boys Basketball: Gobblers handle East Cetral by 25

Posted: January 30, 2013 - 12:15am

AITKIN — Sam Hanson scored 15 points and secured 12 rebounds for the Aitkin Gobblers in a 72-47 Great River Conference win over East Central.

Nathan Ehnstrom added 14 points and seven assists and Ryan Anderson scored 13 points for the 5-9 Gobblers.

East Central 18 29 — 47

Aitkin 34 38 — 72

EAST CENTRAL

Isaiah Lobby 2, Connor Gafkjen 3, Danny Dronen 15, Stephon Buckhanan 10, Austin Peterson 2, Kaleb McCulloch 4, Traivon Lee 9, Tom Miller 2. FG 19-52 (36 percent), FT 2-6 (33 percent). 3-point 7-20 (35 percent).

AITKIN

Will Provost 2, Nathan Ehnstrom 14, Dan Bender 4, Bryan Haugly 8, Kyle Thompson 7, Logan Quade 3, Sam Hanson 15, Ryan Anderson 13, Abel Palakie 2, Nathan Davies 4. FG 28-56 (50 percent), FT 12-22 (55 percent). 3-point 4-11 (36 percent). Conference: 5-4. Overall: 5-9. Next: at Isle 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Fourth Baptist 35, Lake Region 33

PLYMOUTH — Daniel Newton turned in 10 points during the Lake Region Christian Hornets 35-33 loss to Fourth Baptist Tuesday.

Fourth Baptist 16 19 — 35

Lake Region 13 20 — 33

FOURTH

Robert Horn 12, Michael King 5, Josh Peterson 2, Matt Bruffey 14, Weston King 3. FT 1-9 (11 percent).

LAKE REGION

Abe Indieke 6, Daniel Newton 10, Caleb Anderson 4, Hayden Brooks 8, Jake Christenson 5. FG 12-47 (26 percent), FT 1-5 (20 percent). 3-point 6-13 (46 percent). Conference: 6-5. Overall: 8-7. Next: at Icebox Tournament in Karlstad Friday, vs. Poplar Christian (WI) 3 p.m., vs. Calvin Christian (Manitoba) 7 p.m.

Little Falls 71, Zimmerman 52

ZIMMERMAN — Troy Scott recorded 14 points and four rebounds to lead the Little Falls Flyers past Zimmerman 71-52 in Tuesday’s Granite Ridge Conference game.

Collin Eckman and Bryce Zawatzke each scored 13 for the 11-5 Flyers and Sebastian Sowada tallied 11 points.

Zimmerman 20 32 — 52

Little Falls 35 36 — 71

ZIMMERMAN

Travis Carr 4, Max McNulty 3, Jake Wilson 26, Noah Lunning 10, Kristian Bright 9. FG 17-43 (40 percent), FT 15-23 (65 percent). 3-point 8-23 (35 percent).

LITTLE FALLS

Troy Scott 14, Sebastian Sowada 11, Jake Scott 6, Collin Eckman 13, Bryce Zawatzke 13, Collin Gradin 3, Travis Spillum 2, Spencer Lubbers 9. FG 24-56 (43 percent), FT 15-23 (65 percent). 3-point 8-23 (35 percent). Conference: 7-1. Overall: 11-5. Next: at Princeton 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Melrose 90, Pierz 61

MELROSE — Cullin Carter finished with a career-high 25 points, and the Pierz Pioneers led at halftime against Class 2A’s second-ranked Melrose Dutchmen.

The Dutchmen recoverd in the second half, scoring 58 points to get their 11th straight win by a 90-61 score.

Mitch Bednar finished with 12 points for Pierz.

Melrose 32 58 — 90

Pierz 36 25 — 61

MELROSE

Seth Noll 11, Isaac Sawyer 20, Corey Wiehoff 1, Ben Klaphake 3, Ryan Elfering 12, Scottie Stone 25, Mitch Reller 6, Nathan Goebel 2, Mitch Niehaus 10. FG 27-51 (53 percent), FT 9-14 (64 percent), 3-point 9-19 (47 percent).

PIERZ

Mitch Bednar 12, Ben Boser 8, Ryan Kowalzek 3, Jon Fuhrman 7, Aaron Weber 3, Josh Templin 1, Cullin Carter 25, Matt Athman 2. FG 15-37 (41 percent), FT 10-12 (83 percent), 3-Point 7-22 (32 percent). Overall: 9-8. Next: host Holdingford 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Walker-H-A 78, Pillager 58

WALKER — Devin Strack tallied 15 points to lead the Pillager Huskies in Tuesday’s 78-58 non-conference loss to the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves.

EJ Ziegler recorded 14 points as Pillager saw its three-game win streak halted.

Walker-H-A 37 41 — 78

Pillager 24 34 — 58

WALKER-HACKENSACK-AKELEY

Caleb Ginos 10, Dustin Ovitt 13, Seth Kimball 3, Chris Duff 25, Anthony Fisher 27. FT 7-16 (44 percent).

PILLAGER

Matt Neururer 2, Devin Strack 15, Tristan Litke 3, Conner Uselman 5, Evan Van Vickle 11, EJ Ziegler 14, Aaron Jacobson 6, Adam Bandemer 2. FT 8-16 (50 percent). Overall: 10-5. Next: at Browerville 7:45 p.m. Friday.