EPJ Huskies fall to Tanagers' JV 30-23 by Jim Prosser The Tanagers downed the Elk Point-Jefferson Huskies 30-23 in boys' basketball Jan. 21 at Elk Point. The Tanagers shot 52 percent from the field.
The Vermillion JV improved its record to 7-2.
Matt Preszler scored 8 points and Jason Donald contributed with 6 points and seven rebounds.
"I thought our two 'big' people had a great game," said Vermillion JV coach Rex Huska.
The Tanagers jumped ahead 7-6 after the first quarter, led 18-9 after the second quarter, and then held a lead of 22-14 after the third quarter.
The Vermillion JV made 2 of 9 three-pointers and connected on 2 of 3 free throw tries. Individual Stats, Vermillion JV: Scoring � Matt Preszler, 8, Jason Donald, 6, Ben Oberle, 5, Chris Teigen, 5.
Individual Stats, EPJ: Scoring � Jason Donnelly, 12, James Chicoine, 4, Daschle Carsen, 4, Michael Nebelsick, 2.
Team rebounds: Vermillion JV � 15, EPJ � 20. Team fouls: Vermillion JV� 8, EPJ � 9.