The Yellowjackets bounced back from a tough loss on Tuesday to defeat conference rivals the Breckenridge Cowboys 51-36. Hunter Salathe led all scorers with 13 points and 8 rebounds. Eli Beachy added 12 points and 3 assists. Nick Bahls added 10 points while Tyler Glines had 6 points, 8 rebounds, and 6 assists. Sam Muer contibuted 8 points and 3 boards. Trey Moberg added 2 points, as well. The Jackets had only 7 turnovers as a team for the entire game. The Jackets are now 13-5 on the year going into Saturday’s game against Highway 10 rival Detroit Lakes.
The JV had a hot shooting night making 9 3-pointers (including three separate 4-point plays) on their way to a 56-25 victory. Jaden Anderson led the Jacket offense with 20 points while Christian Weis added 15. Zach Tellinghuisen added 8 while Nic Winkels had 7. Chris Kenntemich and Aaron Wilschewski each added 3 to round out the scoring. The JV is now 16-2 on the year.
The C-Team started off the evening with a fine performance beating the Cowboys 58-25. Austin King led the way with 16 points. Reid Moser added 14 and Dart Montella had another 10. Hunter Kjelshus hit a pair of threes on his way to 6 points. Aaron Solberg added another 6 points while Noah Christenson (4) and Tristan Groff (2) also scored for the Jackets. The C-Team is now 14-5 for the season.
The Jackets return to action on Saturday against the Detroit Lakes Lakers in an all-day boys/girls doubleheader at the Prairie Wind Middle School. The schedule is as follows:
12:00 PM – C-Team Girls
1:30 PM – C-Team Boys
3:00 PM – JV Girls
4:30 PM – JV Boys
6:00 PM – Varsity Girls
7:30 PM – Varsity Boys