Boys' Basketball Falls to Warren/Alvarado/Oslo 37-75

Natalie Dillon
Crookston Times

The Crookston Pirates boys’ basketball team suffered a 75-37 loss to Warren/Alvarado/Oslo in its opening game of the 2021-22 season. 

The Pirates struggled shooting, as WAO limited Crookston to just 27 percent from the field.  

WAO outscored Crookston in both halves. After the first, the Ponies led 46-23, and they scored 28 points to the Pirates 14 points in the second half.  

Ryan Abeld and Hunter Nicholas led the Pirates with their performances. Abeld scored 8 points and had 3 steals, while Nicholas had 6 points and 7 rebounds. Jacob Hesby contributed offensively with 7 points, and Tanner Giese grabbed 4 rebounds. Jack Garmen had the most assists in the game with 3. 

The boys’ team has its home opener tomorrow, Monday, December 6 at 7:30 p.m. against Pelican Rapids.  

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