Knights Edge Wolverines
WEST?BEND?- The Knights of Graettinger/Terril earned a 51-43 win over West Bend-Mallard in the boys’ finale` of the regular season Friday night. Both squads will begin post-season play on Thursday night of this week.
West Bend-Mallard took the early lead with a 14-8 advantage after one quarter of play and stretched the lead to 26-18 at the intermission. The Wolverines continued to lead through the third quarter, but the Knights began to claw their way back into contention.
Trailing 32-33 to start the final quarter, the Knights would hit all 11 free throws down the stretch to earn the victory over WBM.
Beau Craig paced the Knights with 16 points, while Ty Bisenius added 10 tallies and Mitch Girres came away with nine points.
For the Wolverines, Chris Schmidt tallied 12 points, while Tyler Foley added 10 points and Jesse Zinnel added nine.