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Boys basketball roundup: Benson clubs BOLD

BENSON — Aaron Ahrndt scored 20 points and Jacob Goff had 16 points and 8 rebounds to lead Benson to a 72-60 win over BOLD in a West Central Conference game on Thursday.

The Braves squared their conference mark at 7-7 and they are 11-12 overall. BOLD fell to 3-7 in the league and dropped at game below .500 overall at 10-11.

The Braves and Warriors were tied 38-38 at half but BOLD managed just 22 points in the second half.

BOLD’s Ethan Weis led three scorers in double figures with 15 points and he also had 5 rebounds.

Ben Wolff scored 13 points and Tyler Lothert finished with 12.

Benson 72, BOLD 60

BOLD (3-7, 10-11)...............38 34 — 72

Benson (7-7, 11-12).............38 22 — 60

BOLD – 21-57 FG (8-24 3-pt); 10-12 FT; 27 rebounds; 16 fouls … Scoring: Ethan Weis 15, Seth Tersteeg 2, Austin Weis 2, Trent Athmann 9, Brad Wolff 13, Tyler Lothert 12 … 3-point shots: E. Weis 3, A. Weis 1, Lothert 4 … Rebound leaders: A. Weis 8, E. Weis 5 … Assist leaders: Wolff 1 … Steal leaders: E. Weis 3, Athmann 2

BENSON – 24-53 FG (6-15 3-pt); 18-25 FT; 25 rebounds; 12 fouls … Scoring: Alex Forsberg 13, Zach Maurer 7, Adam Lindahl 6, Aaron Ahrndt 20, Ryan Hampton 3, Christian Larson 3, Zach Jensen 2, Jacob Goff 16, Logan Flegel 2 … 3-point shots: Forsberg 3, Ahrndt 1, Larson 1 … Rebound leaders: Goff 8, Maurer 4 … Assist leaders: Ahrndt 3 … Steal leaders: Ahrndt 3, Goff 3

Paynesville 73, YME 67

Andrew Topp and Mitch Weidner scored 15 points each and Weidner grabbed 7 rebounds for the Bulldogs (6-6, 9-12).

Matt Quade collected 10 points and 6 rebounds, and Spencer Syvertson had 8 points and 4 assists.

Blake Lindstrom picked up a game-high 26 points for YME (1-11, 3-20).

Paynesville (6-6, 9-12)........40 33 — 73

YME (1-11, 3-20).................35 32 — 67

PAYNESVILLE – 27-48 FG (4-15 3-pt); 15-28 FT; 29 rebounds; 16 fouls … Scoring: Andrew Topp 15, Mitch Weidner 15, Tucker Wendroth 4, Spencer Syvertson 8, Jordon Roos 6, Brandon Schleper 9, Matt Quade 10 … 3-point shots: Topp 1, Weidner 2, Wendroth 1 … Rebound leaders: Weidner 7, Quade 6 … Assist leaders: Syvertson 4 … Steal leaders: Topp 3

YELLOW MEDICINE EAST – 25-62 FG (5-16 3-pt); 12-18 FT; 27 rebounds; 21 fouls … Scoring: Austin Vikander 4, Grant Lalim 10, Jacob Guertin 2, Blake Lindstrom 26, Chase Richter 10, Tyson Velde 2, Logan DeBlieck 13 … 3-point shots: Lalim 2, Lindstrom 3 … Rebound leaders: Lindstrom 7, DeBlieck 6 … Assist leaders: Vikander 3 … Steal leaders: Lindstrom 4

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