Welcome To The Prescott Journal!...Wisconsin's Oldest Independent Community Newspaper Since 1855!


Call (715) 941-4842 or email: ads@prescottjournal.net

Saturday, February 4, 2017

No. 9 Prescott boys' cagers rout Blackhawks

The No. 9 ranked Prescott High School Boys' Basketball Team downed Baldwin-Woodville 74-36 Friday evening at Prescott to win its 41st Middle Border Conference contest in a row.

PHS already led 40-18 at halftime and then used aggressive, attacking defense to get steals and lay-ups to expand its lead to 70-25 in the second half. The Cardinals' held B-W's leading scorer Zak Jourdeans to just two points of 14 for the game in the second half.

Owen Hamilton had 23 points for Prescott and Luke Murphy finished with 17. Peter Brookshaw was also in double figures for the Redbirds with 15 points.

Prescott improves to 10-0 in the MBC and 15-3 overall. It's next contest is Tuesday at Osceola, who is just behind the Cardinal in second place in the league.  Tip-off time is 7:15 p.m.

Prescott guard Luke Murphy zooms past three Baldwin-Woodville defenders on his way for a lay-up

Blog Archive