Beavers Blowout Reedsburg On Senior Night

The Beaver Dam boys basketball team picked up an impressive 91-64 win over Reedsburg on Thursday night at the BDHS Fieldhouse.

Senior Nate Abel knocked down seven three-pointers and scored a game high 39 points to lead the Golden Beavers.  Abel has now made 76 three-pointers this season, which sets a new program record.  He busts the record previously held by Ryan Benish who connected on 72 three-pointers during the 1993-94 season.   Abel is also 11 points away from breaking Garrett Nelson’s all-time scoring mark of 1403 points.  Ty Bunkoske and Brady Helbing both added 13 in the win.

Reedsburg (3-15) was led by Zach Bestor with 34 points.

The Golden Beavers have just two seniors on their roster this season; Nate Abel and Braxton Davis.

Beaver Dam (16-6) will wrap their regular season on Saturday afternoon when they host Edgewood.  The JVs tip at Noon and the Varsity at 1:30pm.  You can watch both games on the Videostream presented by Columbus Family Dental and the Beaver Dam Unified School District.

Click the link to hear postgame comments from Golden Beaver Head Coach Tim Ladron.

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