Area roundup: Cathedral downs Sleepy Eye, SJA gets by New Ulm girls
Cathedral 70, Sleepy Eye 54
SLEEPY EYE — New Ulm Cathedral downed Sleepy Eye 70-54 on Saturday morning in a Tomahawk Conference boys’ basketball game.
Sam Knowles led the Greyhounds (1-0, 1-0) with 30 points, 14 rebounds and five assists, while Justin Berg added 15 points and seven rebounds. Also for Cathedral, Jevan Wilfahrt added 11 rebounds, 5 points and four assists.
For the Indians (1-0, 1-0), Kegan Heiderscheidt led with 13 points, while Mason Sellner added 13 and Erizen Traconis had 11.
Cathedral will host Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart Tuesday night, while Sleepy Eye hosts Nicollet Tuesday night.
MVL 55, BLHS 41
HECTOR — Minnesota Valley Lutheran defeated Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart 55-41 on Saturday afternoon in Tomahawk Conference boys’ basketball action.
The Chargers (1-0, 1-0) were led by Kyreis Harrison’s 23 points, while Christian Edwards added 10 points and Leyton Brau chipped in 7.
BLHS (0-1, 0-1) was led by Connor McColley’s 12 points, while Braden McColley added 10.
MVL hosts Cedar Mountain on Tuesday night, while BLHS travels to New Ulm Cathedral on Tuesday night.
St. Mary’s 78, Wabasso 62
SLEEPY EYE — Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s topped Wabasso 78-62 on Saturday afternoon in a Tomahawk Conference boys’ basketball game.
The Knights (1-0, 1-0) were led by Carson Domeier’s 33-point, 11-rebound double-double, while Trent Steffensmeier had 17 points and Jacob Lux added 10 points and seven boards.
Wabasso (0-1, 0-1) got 17 points from Isaac Kronback to lead the way, while Will Carlson added 13 points.
St. Mary’s is at Springfield Tuesday night, while Wabasso hosts Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop on Monday night.
CM 75, GFW 70
WINTHROP — Cedar Mountain held off Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop 75-70 on Saturday afternoon in a Tomahawk Conference boys’ basketball game.
The Cougars (1-0, 1-0) were led by Caden Kleinschmidt’s 21-point, 10-rebound double-double, while Devonte Charles and Chris Dow each added 16 points. Dakota Pendleton also had 12 points for the Cougars.
The Thunderbirds (0-1, 0-1) were led by Johnnie Ambrose’s 30 points, while Logan Martin had 16 and Damian Hopp had 13. Dominic Henrichs added 10 points for GFW.
The Cougars are at MVL on Tuesday night, while GFW travels to Wabasso Monday night.
SJA 76, New Ulm 71
ST. JAMES — St. James Area held of New Ulm High School 76-71 on Saturday night in a Big South Conference girls’ basketball game.
The Eagles (0-1, 0-1) were led by Kirsten Dennis’ 15 points, while Daviney Dreckman added 10 points and five rebounds. Bryn Nesvold added 10 points and three assists also for New Ulm, while Ramsey Hopp chipped in 8 points off the bench.
The Eagles travel to Sibley East on Tuesday.
GHEC/ML/T 63, Nicollet 48
NICOLLET — Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Martin Luther/Truman defeated Nicollet/Loyola 63-48 on Saturday afternoon in a Valley Conference girls’ basketball game.
The Raiders were led by Hayley Selby’s 12 points, while Marah Hulke had 11 points and Josi Hansen added 10.
Nicollet/Loyola next host Martin County West on Tuesday night.
St. Mary’s 83, Wabasso 55
WABASSO — Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s defeated Wabasso 83-55 on Saturday night in a Tomahawk Conference girls’ basketball game.
Madison Mathiowetz led the Knights (1-0, 1-0) with 26 points, eight rebounds and four steals, while Sydney Windschitl had 19 points and four rebounds. Sophie Portner also added 10 points and three rebounds for the Knights, while Regan Severson had 9 points and two steals.
Wabasso (0-1, 0-1) was led by Sarah Franta’s 17 points, while Madeline Hanna chipped in 12 points and Kelsey Frank added 9.
The Knights host Springfield on Tuesday night, while Wabasso is at GFW Tuesday night.