WADENA — Brandon Greenwaldt totaled 23 points and Josh Johnson finished with 11 to lead Verndale to a 58-54 overtime win over Wadena-Deer Creek in a Park Region Conference game Tuesday, Jan. 26.

The Wolverines were led by Aiden Larson’s 17 points and Tony Kreklau’s 11.



Wadena-Deer Creek — 26 23 5
Verndale — 19 30 9
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WADENA-DEER CREEK
Blakek Vittetoe 4, Zach Shaw 3, Tony Kreklau 11, Aiden Larson 17, Payton Rondestvedt 9, Corbett Wensmann 2, Peyton Church 8. FG 22-59 (37%), FT 4-7 (57%). 3-point 6-21 (28%). Conference: 2-1. Overall: 2-1. Next: W-DC at New York Mills 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.



VERNDALE
Ben Brownlow 3, Dilan Orlando 5, Zach Brownlow 5, Josh Johnson 11, Brandon Greenwaldt 23, Jake Ismil 5, Hunter Umland 6. FG 18-51 (35%), FT 17-25 (68%). 3-point 5-16 (31%). Conference: 2-1. Overall: 3-1. Next: Verndale hosts Sebeka 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.



Pequot Lakes 74, Aitkin 38

PEQUOT LAKES — Pequot Lakes’ Eli Laposky tallied 15 points for the Patriots as they beat the Aitkin Gobblers 74-38 in a Mid-State Conference game Tuesday, Jan. 26.

Aitkin’s Alex Palm scored nine points to pace the Gobblers.

Pequot Lakes 42 32 -- 74
Aitkin 17 21 -- 38



PEQUOT LAKES
Bode Magnuson 11, Nic Kotaska 2, Alex Morgan 13, Carter Sjoblad 3, Ryan Harmala 11, Evin Ruud 2, Simon Wufflestad 9, Eli Laposky 15, Caleb Davis, Sam Rysavy 8. Conference: 4-0. Overall: 4-0. Next: Pequot Lakes at Park Rapids 7:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.



AITKIN
Gus Sanford 7, Andrew Martinson 2, Alex Palm 9, Zack MacDonald 3, Hunter Nissen 7, Jaelend Williams 4, Landon Jarzen 3, Eli Christy 3. Conference: 0-1. Overall: 0-2. Next: Aitkin hosts Staples-Motley 7:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.



Crosby-Ironton 63, Staples-Motley 47

CROSBY — Dietrich Winegarner led all scorers with 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Crosby-Ironton Rangers in a 63-47 Mid-State Conference victory over the Staples-Motley Cardinals Tuesday, Jan. 26.

Carsen Turk added 15 points for C-I while Jordan Oehrlein finished with eight points and 12 rebounds.

Staples-Motley was led by Isaiah Schultz and Sivert Klefsaas with 10 points apiece.



Staples-Motley 22 25 -- 47
Crosby-Ironton 33 30 -- 63



STAPLES-MOTLEY
Max Strickland 4, Lyle Brownell 2, Chandler Braith 6, Isaiah Schultz 10, Sivert Klefsaas 10, Adam Oberlander 3, Josh Schimpp 2, Damon Halvorson 5, Dom Gomez 3, Hunter Miller 2. FG 16-43 (37 %), FT 9-17 (52%). 3-point 6-15 (40%). Conference: 0-3. Overall: 1-4. Next: Staples-Motley at Aitkin 7:15 p.m. .



CROSBY-IRONTON
James Stokman 3, Carsen Turk 15, Gabe Kramer 9, Frank Meyer 1, Evan Miller 4, Dietrich Winegarner 23, Jordan Oehrlein 8. FG 27-58 (47%), FT 5-11 (45%). 3-point 4-18 (22%). Conference: 2-1. Overall: 3-2. Next: Crosby-Ironton hosts Detroit Lakes 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28.



Pillager 69, Bertha-Hewitt 41

BERTHA — Pillager’s Aj Gratke recorded 19 points for the Huskies as they beat the Bertha-Hewitt Bears 69-41 Friday, Jan. 26.

Tytan Skeesick added 11 points and nine rebounds for the Huskies in the Park Region Conference game.



Bertha-Hewitt 25 16 -- 41
Pillager 40 29 -- 69



BERTHA-HEWITT
Preston Miller 4, Aden Rach 7, Kole Weishalla 9, Landan Adams 8, Ethan Wachlin 5, Brendan Adams 8. FG 16-42 (38%), FT 7-8 (88%). 3-point 2-14 (14%).



PILLAGER
Jacob Dixon 4, Eli Shingledecker 10, Zion Loucks 6, Tytan Skeesick 11, Griffin Decker 7, Parker Schaefer 8, Cole Hiltner 4, Aj Gratke 19. FG 20-70 (29%), FT 14-21 (67%). 3-point 1-6 (17%). Conference: 2-1. Overall: 4-1. Next: Pillager hosts Henning 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.



Willmar 54, Lake Region 46

BAXTER — Trey Ogren’s 15 points led Lake Region Christian in a 54-46 Minnesota Association of Christian Schools loss to Willmar Tuesday, Jan 26.

Phil Imdieke tallied 11 points in the loss for the Hornets.



Willmar 29 26 -- 55
Lake Region 26 20 -- 46



LAKE REGION
Logan Backstrom 7, Trey Ogren 15, Phil Imdieke 11, Joe Wiedell, John Wiedell 5, Josiah McGaffey 6, Jake Borders 2. FG 14-41 (34%), FT 13-22 (59%). 3-point 5-20 (25 %). Conference: 3-2. Overall: 3-2. Next: First Baptist of Nebraska at the Midwest Invitational, 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan 28.



Red Lake 80, Pine River-Backus 56

RED LAKE — Brady Bistow led Pine River-Backus with 13 points in an 80-56 loss to Red Lake in a Northland Conference game Tuesday, Jan. 26.

Jared Hamilton finished with 11 points as the Tigers shot 43% from the field.



Red Lake 35
Pine River-Backus 19



RED LAKE
Kade Dewley 3, Trent Ochusen 12, Clint White 3, Gerald Kingbird 15, Josh Graves 9, Aaron Sheboa 22, DJ Olthusen 10, James Dewley 6. FG 22-52 (42%), FT 12-20 (60%). 3-point 8-14 (57%).



PINE RIVER-BACKUS
Brady Bristow 13, Jared Hamilton 11, Champ Howard 8, Kyosuke Marcum 4, Rian Struss 6, Carson Travis 7, Robert Bueckers 6. FG 19-44 (43%), FT 9-23 (39%). 3-point 3-16 (19%). Conference: 1-2. Overall: 1-3. Next: PR-B at Nevis 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28.