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Spartans rally past Denfeld

Superior Telegram

The Superior High School boys basketball team rallied past the Duluth Denfeld Hunters for a 45-43 win Thursday night in Duluth.

The Spartans, who trailed 33-23 at the half, outscored Denfeld 22-10 to improve to 13-2 overall and 7-0 in the Lake Superior Conference.

Brandon Myer led Superior with a game-high 25 points, which included three 3-point baskets.

Denfeld (4-11, 1-4 LSC) got 15 points from Marques Jones and 12 points from Jaaren Jorgenson.

Superior hosts Grand Rapids Saturday and plays at Eau Claire Tuesday. Both games begin at 7:15 p.m.

Superior           23           22           —            45

Duluth Denfeld               33           10           —            43

Superior — Justin Reinkall 4, Aaron O’Shaughnessy 3, Brandon Myer 25, Devon Borstad 7, Blake Graskey 6. Totals 18 5-8 45.

3-point goals — O’Shaughnessy, Myer 3.

Duluth Denfeld — Trevor Otteson 3, Caleb Gibson 2, Marques Jones 15, Ben Gibson 4, Jaaren Jorgenson 12, Chance Larson 2, Shane Yagoda 5. Totals 16 6-8 43.

3-point goals — Jones 3, Jorgenson 2.

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