Boys Basketball: Brainerd downs Fergus to stay perfect

The Brainerd Warriors traveled to Fergus Falls for a CLC game.

Nick Evanson

FERGUS FALLS — John Pecarich and Nick Evanson each tallied 16 points as the Brainerd Warriors captured their fourth straight win with a 75-45 victory over Fergus Falls in a Central Lakes Conference game Tuesday, Dec. 21.

The Warriors jumped out to a 12-point halftime lead over the Otters and doubled it in the second half. Cam Engholm added 14 points and 12 rebounds and Eli Hoelz added 10 points for the Warriors.

Pecarich also added four assists and four steals, while Mitch Degen led Brainerd with eight assists.


Fergus Falls 22 23 - 45
Brainerd 34 41 - 75

John Pecarich 16, Nick Evanson 16, Michael Munsch 5, Eli Hoelz 10, Mitchell Degen 2, Cooper Jacobs 2, Henry Hopkins 2, Dylan Gross 8, Cam Engholm 14. FG 29-56 (52%), FT 7-9 (78%). 3-point 10-22 (46%). Conference: 3-0. Overall: 4-0. Next: vs. Blake at St. John’s University 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 29.

Johnny Pecarich

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