Viking boys basketball team lose one, win one over the weekend

Posted: Mon, Jan 8, 2018 12:50 PM

Friday night the Vikings basketball team hosted Spring Grove. Going into half time the Vikings had a big lead, 24-17. After the half, Decorah only scored 6 points, eventually losing by one point on a last-second shot, with the final score being Spring Grove 55, Decorah 54.

Jerod Redenius was the high scorer for the team with 16 points. Jonah Johnson was next with 12 points.

Saturday night, the boys basketball team traveled to North Fayette and had a much better outcome.

Decorah set the pace, leading 43-22 at half time, and finished 31 points ahead of the TigerHawks, with a final score of 74-43. Jerod Redenius was the high scorer again with 17 points, Nick Bockman had 14 points, and Jonah Johnson contributed 12 points for the Vikings win.

Decorah is now 4-6 overall and will face Crestwood at home on Tuesday.