Aage Rovney led a balanced attack with 29 points, Ade Murkey had 21, Trenton Krueger added 19 and Jamaris Jackson chipped in 11, as St. Croix Lutheran defeated Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton 86-51 in the quarterfinal round of the Class AA state boys’ basketball tournament at the Target Center last Wednesday evening.
Rovney put on a shooting clinic in the first half scoring 20 points. The senior was 7 for 7 from three-point range.
The Crusaders, the top seeded team in Class AA, are 29-2, losing to Wayzata and
Minneapolis North during the regular season. They play Braham Friday evening.
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Dr. Mitchell Palmer McDonald is a contributing columnist at the Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder.