Boys Basketball: Warriors remain perfect in CLC

The Brainerd Warriors faced Rocori Thursday, Feb. 16.

Eli Hoelz
Eli Hoelz

COLD SPRING —Brainerd’s Eli Hoelz recorded 24 points on 9-of-14 shooting for the Warriors as they bested the Rocori Spartans 78-62 in a Central Lakes Conference game Thursday, February 16.

John Pecarich added 20 points and eight rebounds while Luke Diem added 11 points.

Nick Evanson finished with eight points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals as Brainerd remains unbeaten in conference play.

Rocori 33 29 – 62

Brainerd 40 38 – 78


John Pecarich 20, Eli Hoelz 24, Nick Evanson 8, Jake Merseth 5, Luke Diem 11, Sawyer Hennessey 9, Garrett Gilbert 1. FG 27-54 (50%), FT 17-22 (77%). 3-point 7-20 (35%). Conference: 12-0. Overall: 16-3. Next: at Buffalo 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18.

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