No. 2 Beulah defeats No. 1 North Star
CANDO -- The last time the No. 2-ranked Beulah boys basketball team faced top-ranked North Star was during the Class B state championship game.
The Miners didn't leave much doubt Friday, beating the Bearcats 68-63 on the wings of Trevor Zacher's 25-point performance Friday.
Cody Nelson added 14 points, while Jesse Hettich supplied 13 in the win. The Miners (6-0) also had Noah Iverson with six points, followed by Karson Hintz and Casey Walcker with four points each.
Jacob Hagler had nearly half of the Bearcats' (4-1) points posting a game-high 31. Alex Weston followed with 12 points, while Daniel Grande added nine.
Beulah plays No. 6-ranked Four Winds-Minnewaukan today.
Beulah 14 35 51 68
NS 18 33 43 63
B: Trevor Zacher 25, Cody Nelson 14, Jett Hettich 13, Noah Iverson 6, Karson Hintz 4, Casey Walcker 4, Randi Julson 2.
NS: Jacob Hagler 31, Alex Weston 12, Daniel Grande 9, Christian Kvilvang 4, Brooks Larson 2, Johnny Heisler 1.