Bulldogs Knock Off Thunder, 54-42
After a slow start, Bainville downed MonDak, 54-42, in boys’ basketball action on Saturday, Jan. 21.
The Bulldogs fell behind 11-6 in the first quarter but closed the margin to 22-19 by the half.
Bainville then accounted for 16 points in the third quarter to grab a 35-30 advantage. Ayden Knudsen scored eight points and hit two three-pointers in the period.
The Bulldogs then struck for 19 points in the final period for the league victory. Alex Strickland scored eight points in the quarter.
Top scorers for Bainville were Strickland with 21 and Knudsen with 14 points. Sam Butikofer added 11 points.
Also scoring for the Bulldogs were Chuck Butikofer with six and Cayden Boyd with two points.
Leading MonDak were Adam Paine with 11 and Cole Gebhardt with eight points.
The Bulldogs will host Lustre on Friday, Jan. 27, and Brockton on Saturday, Jan. 28.