Tied 38-38 at the end of regulation, the No. 9-seeded Valders boys basketball team was held scoreless in the extra period to fall 49-38 at No. 8 Sturgeon Bay on Wednesday night in a Division 4 regional opener of the WIAA State Boys Basketball Tournament.
The game, which was originally scheduled to be played Tuesday night but was postponed due to weather, saw Valders (11-12, 9-9 Olympian Conference) start the second quarter on a 13-0 run and led Sturgeon Bay (14-8, 11-3 Packerland Conference) 24-17 at halftime.
No other information was provided to the Herald Times Reporter as of press deadline.
Kiel 47, North Fond du Lac 43
No. 9-seeded Kiel (8-15, 4-10 Eastern Wisconsin Conference) topped No. 8 seed North Fond du Lac (8-15, 3-11 Flyway Conference)) on the road in the Division 4 regional opener.
Down 9-8 after the first quarter, Kiel outscored North Fond du Lac 16-8 in the second quarter and held on for the postseason victory.
Jacob Winkel led the Raiders with 17 points while teammate Carter Voelker had 13 points.
Kiel was 17-of-31 on free throws to North Fond du Lac’s 7-of-14 performance.
Kiel will now be at No. 1 Oostburg (20-2, 16-0 Central Lakeshore Conference) on Friday at 7 p.m. The pair did not play each other in the regular season but have two common opponents.
Oostburg beat Two Rivers at home in early February 58-42 and at Plymouth in late November 56-43 while Kiel beat Two Rivers at home 56-45 in mid-December but fell on the road 68-42 earlier this month. Kiel fell to Plymouth 55-33 on the road in late November and 51-41 in an early January matchup.
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Terren Driscoll 6, Bryce Gannigan 1, Jack Meunier 6, Jordan Meyer 4, Carter Voelker 13, Jacob Winkel 17.
North Fond Du Lac
Mitch Ballwanz 2, Cody Engebregsten 4, Colton Krupp 21, Ben Mand 8, Parker Parrish 4, Zach Zander 4.
Total Fouls – Kiel 14, North Fond Du Lac 21.