Posted On: 02/24/19 6:55 PM
It began with an outstanding contest between two young upstarts – Becker and Como Park – and finished with Minnehaha at DeLaSalle, in an atmosphere that can best be described as ‘bonkers.’ In between I witnessed a slugfest at White Bear Lake, a thriller at Augsburg, yet another snow day, and Hopkins vs Wayzata Part II. Yes, week #14 was one to remember, and a fitting way to wrap up the regular season. Oh, I almost forgot Como Park’s win over Minneapolis South Saturday in the Twin Cities Championship game. Here’s a synopsis of the week that was.
SIX GAMES, SIX DAYS AND MORE SNOW
Monday’s game saw Becker’s babies, led by sophomore Julia Bengston and freshman Adeline Kent, knock off Como’s kiddies by a score of 101-86. It was an outstanding display of run-and-gun basketball as Becker (22-4) demonstrated once again they are team to be reckoned with. The Bulldogs, by the way, ran the tables at 12-0 to win the Granite Ridge conference.
On Tuesday, White Bear Lake put on one of the finest shooting displays of the season to upset Roseville 63-35. I don’t have the numbers, but it seemed like every shot the Bears took in