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Boys basketball roundup: Litchfield tops Annandale

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LITCHFIELD -- In a matchup of top Wright County Conference teams, Litchfield came out on top and beat Annandale 56-48 on Tuesday.

The Dragons improved to 7-0 in the conference and 11-2 overall to remain in first place in the Wright County Conference.

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Mitch Wollin led the way with 23 points while grabbing 5 rebounds.

Zach Whitchurch had 11 points, 5 rebounds and sank three 3-pointers.

Zach Kinny added 9 points and Jon Terning had 6 for the Dragons.

Matt Miller paced Annandale with 13 points and 15 rebounds.

Litchfield plays next Jan. 24 against Watertown-Mayer at home.

Litchfield 56,

Annandale 48

Annandale (3-2, 8-3) 18 30 -- 48

Litchfield (7-0, 11-2) 25 31 -- 56

ANNANDALE - 18-54 FG (7-21 3-pt); 5-9 FT; 35 rebounds; 17 fouls ... Scoring: Brett Fobbe 8, Matt Miller 13, John Kalthoff 16, Kyler Fobbe 7, John Weyer 2, Joey Allison 2 ... 3-point shots: Brett Fobbe 2, Kalthoff 4, Kyler Fobbe 1 ... Rebound leaders: Miller 15 ... Assist leaders: Kyler Fobbe 3 ... Steal leaders: not available

LITCHFIELD - 21-38 FG (6-13 3-pt); 8-12 FT; 22 rebounds; 13 fouls ... Scoring: Zach Whitchurch 11, Dylan Koll 3, Jon Terning 6, Tyler Larson 2, Zach Kinny 9, Riley Pater 2, Mitch Wollin 23 ... 3-point shots: Whitchurch 3, Koll 1, Kinny 1, Wollin 1 ... Rebound leaders: Wollin 5, Whitchurch 5 ... Assist leaders: Terning 4 ... Steal leaders: not available

BBE 76, Kimball 56

KIMBALL -- Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa's boys basketball team doubled-up on Kimball in the first half and cruised to a 76-56 Central Minnesota Conference win on Tuesday.

Connor Goodwin led the Jaguars with 19 points, and Kirby Montbriand had 15 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Brian Goodwin scored 16 points.

The Jaguars, 12-0 overall this season play Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted at home on Friday.

BBE (4-0 12-0) 42 34 -- 76

Kimball (1-3 4-7) 21 35 -- 56

BELGRADE-BROOTEN-ELROSA - 32-53 FG (4-7 3-pt); 8-14 FT; 32 rebounds; 14 fouls ... Scoring: Alex Wosmek 4, Trey Heinsius 2, Brian Goodwin 16, James Kuefler 7, Billy Borgerding 13, Kirby Montbriand 15, Connor Goodwin 19 ... 3-point shots: Montbriand 1, Borgerding 1, B.Goodwin 2 ... Rebound leaders: Montbriand 7, Kuefler 6 ... Assist leaders: B.Goodwin 10, Montbriand 4 ... Steal leaders: Kuefler 4, B.Goodwin 4

KIMBALL - 17-51 FG (3-14 3-pt); 19-23 FT; 22 rebounds; 15 fouls ... Scoring: Tritton Tschida 7, Austin Ruehle 2, Cameron Hunt 17, Austin Roerick 4, Cole Sanders 2, Ed Nielsen 10, Aaron Laabs 8, Jarred Merchart 6 ... 3-point shots: Hunt 2, Tschida 1 ... Rebound leaders: Laabs 5, Nielsen 6 ... Assist leaders: Hunt 3 ... Steal leaders: None

MACCRAY 71, RCW 30

MACCRAY rolled to set up a matchup between undefeated division leaders Friday in Tyler as the Wolverines, 6-0 in the North, take on South leader Russell-Tyler-Ruthton, also 6-0 in conference games.

Brady Boike had 13 points and Corey Abbas netted another 12 to ignite a balanced attack for the Wolverines. Abbas also had team-high totals of 7 rebounds and 5 steals.

RCW was led by Ian Engstrom's 8 points and Ryan Fransen's 6 rebounds.

MACCRAY (6-0, 10-3) 50 21 -- 71

RCW (0-7, 1-9) 16 14 -- 30

MACCRAY - 30-68 FG (5-17 3-pt); 6-14 FT; 41 rebounds; 11 fouls ... Scoring: Corey Abbas 12, Riley Aeikens 9, Cody Boonstra 5, Alex Wrede 4, Brady Boike 13, Carter Asche 9, Taylor Thissen 5, Bailey Boike 4, DJ VanKlompenburg 6, Nate Kleene 4 ... 3-point shots: Abbas 1, Aeikens 1, Boonstra 1, Asche 1, Thissen 1 ... Rebound leaders: Abbas 7 ... Assist leaders: Aeikens 5 ... Steal leaders: Abbas 5

RENVILLE COUNTY WEST - 8-42 FG (3-10 3-pt); 11-18 FT; 21 rebounds; 12 fouls ... Scoring: Mitch Treml 4, Tucker Harazin 2, Simon Kjersten 2, Griffin Schaub 3, Ryan Fransen 6, Isaac Engstrom 2, Ian Engstrom 8, Nathan Refsland 2 ... 3-point shots: Schaub 1, Fransen 2 ... Rebound leaders: Fransen 6 ... Assist leaders: Treml 3 ... Steal leaders: Treml 2, Roly Barajas 2

Melrose 80, Waska 62

GLENWOOD -- First-place Melrose rolled over second-place Minnewaska 80-62 in a matchup of the top two West Central North Conference teams on Tuesday.

Blake Johnsrud led the Lakers (2-1, 4-8) with 15 points.

Austin Ostrander had 14 points and 6 rebounds and Trenton Noetzelman added 9 points and 6 rebounds.

Scottie Stone had 23 points for Melrose (4-0, 11-3).

Melrose (4-0, 11-3) 47 33 -- 80

Minnewaska (2-1, 4-8) 33 29 -- 62

MELROSE - 33 FG (5 3-pt); 9-10 FT; rebounds not available; 15 fouls ... Scoring: Seth Noll 5, Isaac Sawyer 15, Jordan Welle 2, Corey Wiehoff 2, Scottie Stone 23, Mitch Reller 2, Dylan Schmiesing 6, Austin Van Beck 9, Mitch Niehaus 6 ... 3-point shots: Noll 1, Sawyer 1, Stone 2, Van Beck 1 ... Rebound leaders: not available ... Assist leaders: not available ... Steal leaders: not available

MINNEWASKA - 24 FG (2 3-pt); 13-19 FT; 21 rebounds; 14 fouls ... Scoring: Riley Hurst 1, Blake Johnsrud 15, Jeff Pooler 4, Austin Lieser 3, Trenton Noetzelman 9, Jake Amundson 2, Austin Giese 4, Andrew Ostrander 2, Austin Ostrander 14, Lucas Anderson 6, Jayden Beecher 2 ... 3-point shots: Johnsrud 1, Lieser 1 ... Rebound leaders: Austin Ostrander 6, Noetzelman 6 ... Assist leaders: Giese 4 ... Steal leaders: not available

Albany 66, NLS 60

New London-Spicer tied the game with 5 minutes left but Scott Litchy made some clutch shots for the Huskies while the Wildcats couldn't convert at the opposite end. Litchy finished with 20 points and Tony Harlander 16.

Aaron Ruter, whose 8 steals helped the Wildcats' catch up in the second half, finished with 20 points and Joey Dreier 15.

NLS (1-3, 5-9) 24 36 -- 60

Albany (5-6) 28 38 -- 66

NEW LONDON-SPICER - 22-65 FG (4-20 3-pt); 12-18 FT; 28 rebounds; 17 fouls ... Scoring: Sam Quam 6, Justin Rodgers 4, Trent Boie 3, Joey Dreier 15, Tyler Halvorson 4, Aaron Ruter 20, Tyson Gislason 8 ... 3-point shots: Ruter 3, Dreier 1 ... Rebound leaders: Dreier 8, Gislason 7, Boie 3... Assist leaders: Dreier 6, Rodgers 3 ... Steal leaders: Ruter 8, Dreier 3

ALBANY - 24-53 FG (5-17 3-pt); 13-17 FT; 38 rebounds; 19 fouls ... Scoring: Tony Harlander 16, Brett Fischer 2, Dylan Shay 7, Kyle Swarthout 2, Tony Schoenberg 5, Scott Litchy 20, Zach Racker 10, Ben Eli 4... 3-point shots: Litchy 2, Schoenberg 1, Harlander 2 ... Rebound leaders: Schoenberg 5, Racker 9, Harlander 7 ... Assist leaders: Fischer 3 ... Steal leaders: Litchy 3

Non-Conference

Alexandria 46,

Morris/CA 39

Logan Doyle's double-double of 16 points and 14 rebounds helped Alexandria (4-6) snap Morris/Chokio-Alberta's 5-game winning streak.

Austin Dierks also had a double-double of 11 rebounds 10 points for the Tigers (9-3).

Morris/CA (9-3) 14 25 -- 39

Alexandria (4-6) 20 26 -- 46

MORRIS/CHOKIO-ALBERTA - 14-44 FG (4-9 3-pt); 7-12 FT; 26 rebounds; 15 fouls ... Scoring: Tom Holland 4, Jake Torgerson 9, Chandler Erickson 3, Brody Bahr 2, Nick Vipond 2, Riley Arndt 4, Tyler Henrichs 2, Logan Manska 3, Austin Dierks 10 ... 3-point shots: Torgerson 3, Erickson 1 ... Rebound leaders: Dierks 11 ... Assist leaders: Erickson 2 ... Steal leaders: Erickson 2, Manska 2

ALEXANDRIA - 18-49 FG (4-21 3-pt); 6-10 FT; 27 rebounds; 15 fouls ... Scoring: Kevin Setterstrom 3, Jordan Smith 5, John Vogeler 13, Tanner Rice 7, Logan Doyle 16, Ted Dietz 2 ... 3-point shots: Vogeler 2, Smith 1, Setterstrom 1 ... Rebound leaders: Doyle 14 ... Assist leaders: Smith 6 ... Steal leaders: Rice 3

Montevideo 77, ACGC 56

GROVE CITY -- Montevideo stayed undefeated in the West Central North Conference with a 77-56 victory over Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City on Tuesday.

Jake Douglas picked up a double-double for the T-Hawks with 20 points and 10 rebounds and Colton Vien added 20 points and 8 rebounds.

Trevor Heining led ACGC with 18 points.

Montevideo (4-0, 10-3) 50 27 -- 77

ACGC (2-2, 7-4) 33 23 -- 56

MONTEVIDEO - 30-51 FG (7-13 3-pt); 10-15 FT; 34 rebounds; 16 fouls ... Scoring: Jesse Brace 2, Derek Rodeberg 2, Brett Erickson 7, Colton Vien 22, Brett Bergeson 11, Phillip Ward 8, Jake Douglas 20, Austin Hoehne 5 ... 3-point shots: Vien 2, Bergeson 3, Ward 2 ... Rebound leaders: Douglas 10, Vien 8 ... Assist leaders: Kyle TeBeest 4, Bergeson 4 ... Steal leaders: Douglas 2

ATWATER-COSMOS-GROVE CITY - 23-57 FG (1-5 3-pt); 9-18 FT; 20 rebounds; 13 fouls ... Scoring: David Kinzler 4, Dylan Hoerchler 15, Jacob Belgum 12, Trevor Heining 18, Austin Mueller 2, Logan Jacobs 5 ... 3-point shots: Belgum 1 ... Rebound leaders: Heining 6, Belgum 4 ... Assist leaders: Hoerchler 4, Belgum 3 ... Steal leaders: Hoerchler 2

BOLD 57, LQPV 42

Zach Remillard scored 16 points and BOLD beat Lac qui Parle Valley 57-42 in a West Central South Conference game on Tuesday.

Kyle Athmann had 10 points and 5 rebounds, and Marcus Jacob grabbed 10 rebounds.

Eric Smith led LQPV with 14 points and 6 rebounds.

BOLD (3-2, 5-6) 26 31 -- 57

LQPV (0-6, 2-11) 26 16 -- 42

BOLD - 13-42 FG (5-10 3-pt); 16-30 FT; rebounds not available; 22 fouls ... Scoring: Zach Remillard 16, Kyle Athmann 10, Jake Marcus 3, Tyler Rock 11, Tyler Slater 5, Trent Athmann 7, Mike Schulte 4, Lucas Wertosch 1 ... 3-point shots: Kyle Athmann 2, Slater 1, Trent Athmann 2 ... Rebound leaders: Kyle Athmann 5, Marcus Jacob 10 ... Assist leaders: Remillard 3 ... Steal leaders: Trent Athmann 2

LAC QUI PARLE VALLEY - 12 FG (3 3-pt); 15-24 FT; rebounds not available; 24 fouls ... Scoring: Jordan Brehmer 3, Blake Hoium 5, Colby Siegert 6, Brandon Bornhorst 6, Dazhown Coleman 3, Eric Smith 14, Jacob Maland 5 ... 3-point shots: Siegert 2, Maland 1 ... Rebound leaders: Smith 6 ... Assist leaders: Bornhorst 3 ... Steal leaders: Brehmer 3

Pheasant

Hancock 57, CGB 50

Jordan Miller had 16 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Owls to a Pheasant Conference road win on Tuesday.

The Owls face Dawson-Boyd at home on Thursday.

Hancock (2-0 4-5) 25 32 -- 57

Clinton-GB (0-2 4-7) 14 36 -- 50

HANCOCK - 17-49 FG (3-16 3-pt); 20-29 FT; 41 rebounds; 16 fouls ... Scoring: Jordan Miller 16, Taylor Holleman 13, Collin Cunningham 12, Michells Algorate 8, Bryan Shaw 3, Austin Steege 3, Jerrid Jepma 2 ... 3-point shots: Miller 1, Holleman 1, Cunningham 1 ... Rebound leaders: Miller 12, Algorate 8, Cunningham 7 ... Assist leaders: Cunningham 5, Holleman 4 ... Steal leaders: Holleman 3

CLINTON-GRACEVILLE-BEARDSLEY - 20-64 FG (4-24 3-pt); 6-9 FT; 34 rebounds; 22 fouls ... Scoring: Jason Montonye 14, Damon Gibson 12, Kade Karsky 9, Johnny Connelly 5, Jesse Weick 5, Logan Nordly 4, Mark Farwell 1 ... 3-point shots: Montonye 2, Gibson 1, Connelly 1 ... Rebound leaders: NA ... Assist leaders: NA ... Steal leaders: NA

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