By Neil Helgeson, Coach
The Cubs played Paynesville Bulldogs Friday, Feb. 12. The Cubs started out slowly and fell behind 13 to 2 as Paynesville made their first 5 shots of the game. The Cubs were able to respond and cut the lead to 13 to 19 thanks to Jamison Tubridy who hit 2-threes in the first half. However, the Cubs could not keep up with Paynesville’s hot shooting as they would go on to make 11 3-pointers as a team for the game. The Cubs would go into halftime trailing 18 to 34. The second half the Cubs struggled to handle Paynesville’s length and pressure. The Cubs were able to get some outside shooting from Josh Witte who made two 3–pointers in the second half, but the Cubs would go on to fall with the final score 36 to 68.
Scoring for the Cubs: Evan Powell 8, Skylor Gruba 7, Gavin Loch 7, Josh Witte 6, Jamison Tubridy 6, and Chris Erickson 2.