Boys Basketball: Patriots end C-I’s unbeaten streak

The Rangers suffered their first loss of the season at the hands of Crosby-Ironton

PL Boys Basketball - Sam Rysavy
Pequot Lakes forward Sam Rysavy pulls down a rebound in the Patriots' game against Detroit Lakes on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent

CROSBY — Sam Rysavy tallied 22 points and Eli Laposky scored 18 as the Pequot Lakes Patriots handed the Crosby-Ironton Rangers their first loss of the season with a 69-60 Mid-State Conference victory Friday, Jan. 21.

Jordan Oehrlein tallied 28 points followed by Carson Turk’s 19 and Will Meyer’s 12 as C-I fell to 13-1 and Pequot improved to 9-3.

Pequot Lakes 28 41 – 69

Crosby-Ironton 26 34 – 60


Ryan Harmala 9, Nic Kotaska 3, Cruz Megazzini 8, Grant Loge 6, Evin Ruud 3, Eli Laposky 18, Sam Rysavy 22. FG 22-55 (40%), FT 21-24 (87%). 3-point 4-19 (21%). Conference: 1-1. Overall: 9-3. Next: at St. Cloud Cathedral 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 25.


James Stokman 1, Carsen Turk 19, Jordan Oehrlein 28, Will Meyer 12. FG 22-52 (42%), FT 14-20 (70%). 3-point 2-13 (%). Conference: 1-1. Overall: 13-1.

PL Boys Basketball - Karson Thurlow
Pequot Lakes' Karson Thurlow fights for position in the post in the Patriots' game against Detroit Lakes on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent

Detroit Lakes 76, Pequot Lakes 68

PEQUOT LAKES — Rysavy registered 19 points for the Patriots as they fell 76-68 to the Detroit Lakes Lakers 76-68 Tuesday, Jan. 18.

Laposky added 17 points, Cruz Megazzni 12 points and Nic Kotaska scored 11 for the Patriots in the Mid-State Conference game.


Detroit Lakes 45 31 – 76

Pequot Lakes 33 35 – 68


Nathan Cihak 9, Ethan Carrier 7, Devon Berg 8, Mason Omberg 6, Christopher Breeden 12, Mason Carrier 19, Christian Solberg 2, Brandton Marsh 9, Oliver Quam 4. FT 5-8 (63%).


Ryan Harmala 5, Nic Kotaska 11, Cruz Megazzini 12, Karson Thurlow 4, Eli Laposky 17, Sam Rysavy 19. FT 3-10 (30%).

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