Four future Gophers play in BB state tournament

Minnesota fans will get a chance to watch several future Gophers as the Minnesota State Boy's Basketball Tournament starts tomorrow. Chaska's Spencer Tollackson committed to Minnesota before his junior year. Everette Pedescleaux is planning on playing both basketball and football. Steve Moore of Blaine will play football and Patrick Herzog of Red Wing is a golfer. Herzog was the 2001 and 2002 Minnesota Golf Association Junior Player of the Year. He led the Wingers in scoring this year.

GAMES WEDNESDAY

Quarterfinals

Upper bracket/Target Center

• Chaska (Section 2, 27-2) vs. Blaine (7, 24-4), 10 a.m.

• Armstrong (5, 22-6) vs. St. Paul Johnson (4, 21-7), noon

Lower bracket/Target Center

• Burnsville (6, 24-4) vs. Tartan (3, 25-4), 2 p.m.

• Lakeville (1, 16-13) vs. Elk River (8, 23-7), 4 p.m.

GAMES THURSDAY

Semifinals/Target Center

• Upper-bracket winners, 1 p.m.

• Lower-bracket winners, 3 p.m.

GAMES SATURDAY

Championship/Target Center

• Semifinal winners, 8:30 p.m.

Third place/Augsburg

• Semifinal losers, 4 p.m.

Class 3A

GAMES WEDNESDAY

Quarterfinals

Upper bracket/Williams Arena

• Mankato West (Section 2, 21-4) vs. Duluth Denfeld (7, 25-2), 10 a.m.

• Shakopee (5, 23-6) vs. Monticello (4, 19-10), noon

Lower bracket/Williams Arena

• Spring Lake Park (6, 16-14) vs. Holy Angels (3, 19-9), 2 p.m.

• Red Wing (1, 25-3) vs. Fergus Falls (8, 22-3), 4 p.m.

GAMES THURSDAY

Semifinals/Target Center

• Upper-bracket winners, 7 p.m.

• Lower-bracket winners, 9 p.m.

GAMES SATURDAY

Championship/Target Center

• Semifinal winners, 6:30 p.m.

Third place/Augsburg

• Semifinal losers, 2 p.m.

Class 2A

GAMES WEDNESDAY

Quarterfinals

Upper bracket/Target Center

• Martin County West (2, 27-1) vs. Pequot Lakes (7, 15-12), 6 p.m.

• Annandale (5, 24-3) vs. Concordia Academy (4, 18-9), 8 p.m.

Lower bracket/Williams Arena

• Braham (6, 28-2) vs. Morris (3, 23-4), 6 p.m.

• Plainview (1, 22-5) vs. Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (8, 20-8), 8 p.m.

GAMES FRIDAY

Semifinals/Target Center

• Upper-bracket winners, 7 p.m.

• Lower-bracket winners, 9 p.m.

GAMES SATURDAY

Championship/Target Center

• Semifinal winners, 2 p.m.

Third place/Augsburg

• Semifinal losers, noon

Class 1A

GAMES THURSDAY

Quarterfinals

Upper bracket/Williams Arena

• Mankato Loyola (Section 2, 27-3) vs. Nashwauk-Keewatin (7, 24-5), 11 a.m.

• Bertha-Hewitt (5, 24-3) vs. New Life Academy (4, 20-10), 1 p.m.

Lower bracket/Williams Arena

• Ulen-Hitterdal (6, 24-3) vs. Russell-Tyler-Ruthton (3, 20-6), 3 p.m.

• Goodhue (1, 27-2) vs. Climax-Fisher (8, 21-8), 5 p.m.

GAMES FRIDAY

Semifinals/Target Center

• Upper-bracket winners, 1 p.m.

• Lower-bracket winners, 3 p.m.

GAMES SATURDAY

Championship/Target Center

• Semifinal winners, noon

Third place/Augsburg

• Semifinal losers, 10 a.m.

 


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