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 Underwood boys’ basketball team trailed 36-29 at halftime on Monday night, however, the Rockets came back strong scoring 31 second half points to 26 for Wheaton/Herman-Norcross and ending up with a 62-60 loss to the Warriors in a Section 6A play in game.
Teigen Moritz scored 9 points, grabbed 15 rebounds, dished out 5 assists, and had 3 steals to lead the West Central Area Knights to a 67-53 boys basketball win in Underwood. The Knights led 33-19 at the half.