At this time last season .
the holmen boys basketball team was 8-and-8.
This time around .
just a game back of Central for the M-V-C lead.
Vikings receiving votes in the A-P poll ...
On the heels of that win at Aquinas Friday.
Holmen hosting Tomah.
Pick this one up in the third quarter...
Holmen's Drew Schroeder takes
the handoff on the baseline...
He lays it in for two of his 19 points...
Vikings lead 38-25.
Timberwolves looking to chip into that lead...
Tomah's Trey Hewuse scores on the baseline jumper...
Vikings still up big.
Later, the Vikings moving the ball around the arc...
Holmen's Ryan Wesely is good from three point range...
He finishes with 19.
Holmen wins 63-45.
6-th ranked Central with a night off from M-V-C action .
but not a night off.
Red Raiders taking on 11-and-4 Menomonie ...
And they play most of the 1-st and 2-nd quarters trailing .
Check out this pass from Lamont
Murphy to a cutting Alex Hayden .
that puts them up one in the 2-nd.
Hayden with 16 ...
And a bit later .
Kobe King to Murphy .
who makes the nice move to the hoop.
That ties it at 14 ...
And Central goes on to win 60-56.
To the Coulee .
Luther hosting Arcadia.
Knights coming off wins over Ona and La Crescent.
1st quarter .
Arcadia jumping out on top .
Zach Pronschinske drives the the basket .
Arcadia up 5 ...
Closing minute of the quarter .
Luther's Michael Pamperin to Colin Kennedy
for 2 of his 25 .
and the game is tied.
To the 2-nd .
more Knights .
Pamperin gets the steal and takes it
all the way back for the layup .
they're up 2 at this point.
And the Knights win their 3-rd straight .
Good cross-state matchup has
La Crescent hosting West Salem.
Early first half...
West Salem's Nick LaFleur comes up with the steal...
Other end of the floor .
he lays it in for two.
Panthers trail by one.
La Crescent moving the ball around...
Down low, the Lancers' Zack Kadlec lays it in for two.
Lancers up three.
Kadlec finishes with 14.
West Salem's Sam Miller is good from beyond the arc...
That ties the score in a close one ...
Panthers go on to win 59-53.
Bangor looking to move to 8-and-oh in Scenic Bluffs play .
4th quarter .
Bangor in transition .
Andrew Lockington drives to the basket
and gets the hard earned points.
Cardinals up 21...
Royall not going away .
Brandon Retzlaff left wide open for the
trifecta to cut the lead down to 16...
But too much Bangor .
Canon O'Heron makes the move to get
the open shot to go back up 14...
O'Heran with a game high 22 ...
Cardinals stay perfect .
3-rd ranked Onalaska girls hosting Logan.
Toppers are 5-and-oh in the M-V-C .
1st quarter .
Logan's Alexis Stika hits the turn around jumper in
the lane to give them the 2 point lead...
Later in the 1s t.
Onalaska's Emma McDonald finds Courtney Meyer who hits
it for 2 of her 13 points ...
Logan actually pulls away to lead 22-13 at
the half on the verge of the upset .
but Ona climbs back .
forces overtime .
and scores all seven points in overtime to win 38-31!
Quick stop on the ice .
La Crescent hosting Sparta ...
La Crescent's Austin DeBoer collects the loose puck...
He fires on net but .
Sparta's Nick Centanni is there with the save.
Late in the first ...
La Crescent's Zack Hanno from between the circles ...
The wrister finds the back of the net.
Lancers go up 2-0.
La Crescent wins 6-0.