SPRINGVIEW -- Behind a 47 point first half, the Valentine Badgers were able to see off the North Central Knights 70-40 picking up their tenth win on the season.

The Badgers came out on fire behind a 28 point first quarter where they held the Knights to just 10 points.

In the first half, Andon Olson went a perfect 8-8 from the field as he went on to be the leader scorer in the game with 26 and finished with 8 rebounds in the contest.

In the first half, the Badgers hit over 58 percent of their three point chances as the Knights had no answer for the high scoring Valentine offense.

The Badgers second leading scorer Dominic Beebout finished the game with 19 points.

With the win, Valentine moves to 10-10 on the year and North Central falls to 8-10.


VALENTINE (10-10):  28 19 12 11 - 70

NORTH CENTRAL (8-10): 10 11 11 8 - 40


Valentine: Andon Olson 26, Dominic Beebout 19, Lex Larsen 7, Tryston Beebout 6, Isaac Cronin 4, Seth Vavra 3, Caden STankoski 2, Traven Fletcher 2

North Central: Mason Hagan 13, Zak Swanson 10, Jackson Hallock 6, Keian Fischer 5, Kol Otten 3, Carter Buell 2