"Yuck,² said Coach Tom Bance. ³You saw the game, so you know what I¹m

talking about. They were better than us in every aspect of the game."

Caledonia beat Chatfield 68-32.

Going into the final nine minutes of the game, Caledonia was ahead by 39

points, 62-23, putting the game under the mercy rule¹.

Nothing went right for the Gophers, shooting 9/43 (20.9%) and committing

25 turnovers. Lucky for Chatfield, Caledonia committed 21 turnovers, or the

difference would have been even greater. The guys did hit 11 of 17 free

throws, 64.7%. Jayme LaPlante came up with three steals and eight rebounds

and Reid Danielson had three steals also. Jake Neis led the team with three

assists.

Individual scoring vs Caledonia: Jayme LaPlante 0-2/4-2, Drew Hurley

1-3/4-5, Justin Friedrich 1-0-2, Luke Isensee 1-2/4-5, Zach Eggers 1-0-2,

Dalton Schwier 1-0-2, Christian Bance 1-0-3, Nate Skare 1-0-9, Jake Neis

0-4/4-4, Mitch Irish 1-0-2, Brandon Adler 1-0-2, team 9-11/17-32. Three¹s,

3; Isensee, Bance, Skare.

Against Rushford-Peterson Chatfield had three players in double-figures,

Skare (15), Neis (11) and Adler (10). Skare had four field goals, all

three¹s and was three for four at the line. Jake Neis had a .500 from the

field, 4/8 in field goals and _ from beyond the arc. Brandon Adler came off

the bench and hit four of seven shots from the field and 2/2 at the charity

line. He also had three rebounds, two steals and two assists. Neis led the

team with three steals and five assists.

Individual scoring vs R-P: LaPlante 1-3/4-5, Hurley 2-0-4, Isensee

1-0-2, Bance 3-1/2-7, Skare 4-3/4-15, Neis 4-2/2-11, Irish 1-0/3-2, Adler

4-2/2-10, team 20-11/17-56. Three¹s, 5; Skare (4), Neis.

Tuesday night the guys travel to PEM and Friday are host to Kingsland.

The boys will be playing in a tournament in Annandale during the holiday.