FCLMC’s Stefan Nikoloski (220) and Caden Anderson (120) each took first at the Robbinsdale-Cooper wrestling tourney. LARP wrestling (3-2 vs TRC, 6-5 overall) won two tight matches, beating D-E 39-37 and Caledonia/Houston 39-36 (Z-M Invite). Jordan Beck (19), Ian Meisner (16), and Wyatt Pruter (16) combined for 51 points, Zach Bubany had a point/assist (13/12) double-double, as Kingsland’s boys beat Cotter 79-55. The Knights are 6-5, 12-5. R-P’s boys lost a toughie to D-E 51-50, but shot 60% to beat Southland 73-40. They are 4-5, 10-5. Lanesboro picked up their first win of the year, beating G-E 61-46. Carson Schwichtenberg had a season-high 24 points. The junior guard also neared a triple-double (18 pts, 9 rebs, 8 assists) in a loss to W-K. Schwichtenberg averaged 20 PPG over three games on the week (17.3 for the season). Frosh Kenidi McCabe had 21 points to power M-C’s girls past L-O 61-34. McCabe has scored 44 points over a two-game span. She came into that span averaging 7.3 PPG. Lauren Buchholtz had 25 points (11-13 FTs) in a Kingsland 60-40 loss to Cotter. The junior has ten 20-plus-point games this year. Lauren Lawston had 22 points, but R-P’s girls fell to Southland 58-54.
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