The Beaver Dam boys basketball team (Overall: 5-8, Badger North 2-5) rides a three game win streak into tonight’s Badger North Conference matchup at DeForest (Overall: 10-3, Badger North 6-1). Beaver Dam is coming off a 55-54 win over rival Watertown at last week’s Badger Challenge while DeForest has won five of their last six contests, including a 76-62 win at Lakeside Lutheran on Monday night.
Sophomore Max Weisbrod leads the Norskies at 14ppg. A pair of seniors Trey Schroeder (12ppg) and Colby Hartig (11ppg) also average in double figures for DeForest. Schroeder was a 2nd team All-Badger North selection as a junior.
Junior Nate Abel leads Beaver Dam in scoring at 21ppg, while senior Broden Boschert is averaging 16ppg and sophomore Ty Bunkoske 12ppg for BD.
DeForest edged the Beavers 87-75 at the BDHS Fieldhouse back on December 7th. Trey Schroeder led the Norskies with 24 while BD’s Nate Abel matched his 24 points to lead Beaver Dam.
You can hear tonight’s game on 1430 WBEV. Mike Throndsen and Kirk Kaul will have the action. Coverage begins at 7pm with the tip set for 7:15pm.
Click the link to hear a preview with Beaver Dam coach Tim Ladron