As long as anyone can remember .
there's been a high school invitational at Mt.
La Crosse that attracts some of
the top competitiors from throughout Wisconsin.
For a long time it was the Lubbs Cup .
then Quillins Cup .
it's the Mt.
La Crosse cup.
A great way to warm up for State skiing .
a week from Saturday.
17 different schools in town .
180 skiiers and 52 snowboarders.
Let's start with the 2-nd event of the day .
this morning it's the Ladies Super G ...
Central/Logan's Abby Leinfelder .
the defending state champ in the event.
She finishes with a time of 26-point-82 seconds .
good for 1-st place.
Men's Super G ...
Central Logan's Eric Johnson comes in
1-st with a time of 25-point-36 seconds.
Four Central-Logan skiiers finish in the top five.
Central Logan 1-st as a team.
Snowboarding now .
Men's giant slalom .
Central-Logan's Jack Pretasky ...
33-point-9-4 seconds .
he finishes in 1-st place and
wins the overall title for the day.
A-O-W-S snowboarders win a team title.
And in the women's giant slalom .
Kaitlynnn Enos from A-O-W-S is our top local finisher .
She finishes 3-rd in both G-S races and 3-rd overall.
Central Logan girls snowboarders finish 2-nd as a team.
M-V-C city battle .
Aquinas hosting Logan.
Blugolds ranked 9-th in divison
three in the latest A-P poll.
Second quater, Logan's Zach Hoeth cutting to the hoop...
He lays it in for two...
Rangers making it a game .
Hoeth has 13 points.
But third quarter...
Aquinas' Parker Weber comes up with the steal...
Other end of the floor, he
comes up with a two handed dunk...
Blugolds pulling away....
And in the fourth ...
Weber comes up with another steal...
At the other end of the floor
he throws down a rim rocking dunk...
Aquinas leads 51-39.
Weber has 24.
Aquinas winning 63-51.
Big game for La Crescent .
Lancers are two games back of Hayfield
in the loss column in the H-V-L Gold.
1-st half .
Joe Sandvik gets the steal .
and check out this behind the back move .
and pass to Mario Miller!
That gets them within two .
? how's this for persistence?
Miller goes up .
Sandvik goes up .
then Payton McQuin .
better than that other Peyton yesterday.
But Hayfield wins this one 78-63.
And a good matchup on the ice .
Ona hosting La Crescent ...
Ona's Tyler Ebner working his way towards the net...
Off the backhander, he finds the back of the net...
Hilltoppers lead 1-0.
Later in the first...
Loose puck ...
La Crescent's Noah Salow slips the puck into the net...
That ties the score at one.
And Ona scores the next four goals .