It was a lite nite but don't tell that to the girls from Pine Island. They defeated Hayfield 45-35 to win the Hiawatha Valley Conference title, one of the tougher Class AA titles you can win in Minnesota. PI has now won 4 straight going into the post-season. Nicole Fokken had 15 points for PI, Alison Newton added 11.
Player of the Day: Chelsey Bonsante, Crosby-Ironton girls, scored 29 as C-I defeated Pequot Lakes 77-72.
Coach of the Day: Rick Canton, Pine Island girls