Waukon boys basketball team opens home and NEIC seasons with 57-35 victory over Oelwein


Career-high 19 points ... Waukon boys basketball senior Brock Berns puts up a shot over a pair of Oelwein defenders in the Indians’ 57-35 home victory over the Huskies in Northeast Iowa Conference play Friday, December 11. Berns poured in a career-high 19 points in the contest in addition to grabbing eight rebounds, blocking three shots and swiping a steal. View and find out how to purchase this photo and many more by clicking on the Photo Galleries link on The Standard’s website, www.waukonstandard.com.

In its only game on the schedule this past week, the Waukon boys basketball team jumped to a quick start and never really looked back in opening up both its home and Northeast Iowa Conference schedule Friday, December 11 against Oelwein. The hardcourt Indians raced to a 17-5 lead after just one quarter of play against the out-sized Huskies, pushing that lead to 30-13 by the halftime break before playing the visiting Huskies to a much closer second half in securing the 57-35 victory.

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