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AREA BOYS BASKETBALL: Cardinals collect OT win over rival Pequot


STAPLES — Teamwork.

That’s what Staples-Motley junior Jalen Busker said the key was to Friday’s 61-58 Mid-State Conference victory over the Pequot Lakes Patriots.

Help defense. Balanced scoring, capitalizing on 10 Pequot turnovers in the second half, and finishing in the overtime frame were key to overturning a 29-21 halftime deficit.

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Jermey Millsop
My career at the Brainerd Dispatch began May 11, 1999 after graduating from North Dakota State University. My areas of emphasis includes local high school sports, Central Lakes College, the lakes area golf mecca and once a year I dabble in the NHRA when the Lucas Oil Nationals come to Brainerd International Raceway.
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