West Salem boys win first Coulee title in 20 years

West Salem boys basketball beat Viroqua on the road 64-51 Thursday night and got some help to win the Coulee title outright for the first time in 20 years.

Josh Hauser scored 19 points to lead the Panthers, with Jack Hehli adding 15.

G-E-T beat Black River Falls on the road 62-52 Thursday, which gave West Salem the outright crown. West Salem and Black River Falls had entered the night with conference records of 8-3.

West Salem finishes 9-3 in Coulee play.