Warriors avenge earlier loss to Nevis 62-53 in Red Lake - Set 2 - P5
RLES Dance Troupe also performs between games
RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Warriors hosted Nevis on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, and avenged their January 19 loss at Nevis with a 62-53 win.
Red Lake scored first, but it took over a minute to do so, and ran up a 10-point lead by the 8:18 mark of the first half.
But Nevis kept pace and by the 2:24 mark were within 7 at 27-20. By the half Red Lake led by just four, 29-25.
The Warriors hung on to their lead throughout the second half, although Nevis did make some runs, winning 62-53.
Rob Beaulieu III led Red Lake with an impressive 22 points on the night, Rob McClain had 11, Willy Morrison added 8, Jeremy Martin 7 (only playing in the second half), Kendell Whitefeather put in 6 and Jamie Cook had 5.
Michael Lardquist led Nevis with 19, followed by Griffin Chase with 13.
It was their 6th win in a row and the Warriors, now 18-4 on the season, will host Pine River on Friday, February 12, another team that upset the Warriors in January, 69-60, and will host Carlton on Saturday, February 13 in a double-header that will feature both boys and girl's varsity teams.
Also winning was the Red Lake JV over Nevis 62-48, the 8th grade boys 54-29 over Nevis, and the 7th graders 69-50 with the win. Red Lake's 9th grade team were defeated 43-37.
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