Little Eight Conference senior All-Stars gathered at Hillcrest Lutheran Academy on Sunday for a pair of basketball contests. In the girls’ game, the team coached by Brian Hovland of Underwood recorded a 73-68 win over the team coached by Levi Schultz of Wheaton/Herman-Norcross. The boys’ game saw the team coached by Jordon Roos of Border West, defeat the team coached by Brady Cameron of Battle Lake, 110-76.
Once again this year Hillcrest Lutheran Academy will host the Little Eight Conference All-Star Basketball events on Sunday, April 16. The girls’ all-star game will begin at 4:00pm with a 3-point shooting contest before the boys’ all-star event which will start around 5:45pm.
Having led his Underwood Rockets to the Section 6A title and a Class A State Tournament berth, Brian Hovland has been named the Little Eight Conference Coach of the Year. Conference MVP honors went to Kaitlyn Rohloff of the Hancock Owls.