Parkers Prairie won the Little Eight Conference boys basketball team championship this winter and their coach, Mike Felt, shared the Conference Coach of the Year honors with Gregg Preston of Hillcrest Lutheran Academy, who has announced his retirement as head coach of the Comets. Senior Travis Yohnke of the Panthers was named the LEC Most Valuable Player.
The Ashby Arrows came into Barrett and started the game hitting 11 of their first 12 shots and 5-5 from the 3-point line to take a commanding 24-9 lead. The Knights had to battle back the whole game and never led until Grant Beuckens hit what proved to be the game winner with sixteen seconds left to make it 49-48. Jack VanKempen sealed the game with two free throws giving the Knights a 51-48 victory.
The Ashby Arrows Boys Basketball Team ended its regular season schedule with a loss to the Ortonville Trojans 54-47 on Thursday night. Ortonville led 29-19 at the halftime break.