Here is some information for our The Fergus Falls boys and girls basketball teams will be hosting a Breakdown Basketball tournament on Tuesday, July 16 and Wednesday, July 17. The boys will be playing on Tuesday and girls on Wednesday. There are many area teams playing in both divisions with 66 games scheduled for Tuesday and 75 games scheduled for Wednesday.
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 top-seeded team in the North half of Section 6A, the Henning Hornets, survived a scare from fifth-seeded Hillcrest Lutheran Academy on Monday night as they overcame a 28-24 halftime deficit to record a 54-52 victory over the Comets at ‘The Hive’ in Perham.