The Beaver Dam boys basketball team (Overall: 7-8 Badger North: 3-5) has collected five straight wins heading into tonight’s match-up with Badger North leader Waunakee (Overall: 12-4 Badger North: 7-1). On Monday, BD picked up an 80-73 nonconference win over defending Great Northern Conference champ Mosinee. Senior Broden Boschert had a career night, making five three-pointers on his way to a 25-point and 10 rebounds.
The Badger North leading Warriors are currently one game clear both Reedsburg and DeForest in the conference race. Dana MacKenzie’s squad has trio of players leading the team in scoring. Sophomore Andrew Keller (12.6ppg), junior Caden Nelson (10.2ppg) and junior Jaxon Zibell (10.1ppg) all average in double figures.
Back on December 13th, Waunakee defended its home floor with a 76-64 victory over Beaver Dam. The game was tied at 32 at the break before the Warriors outscored the Golden Beavers by 12 in the 2nd half. Jaxon Ziebel led Waunakee with 17, while Andrew Keller chipped in 16. Nate Abel had a game high 29 to pace Beaver Dam.
You can’t get over the BDHS Fieldhouse tonight, you can watch live video at DailyDodge.com courtesy of QBS Law and Columbus Family Dental. Mike Throndsen and Kirk Kaul will have the action. The pregame is set for 7pm with the tip scheduled for 7:15pm.
Click the link to hear a preview of tonight’s game with head coach Tim Ladron