The Tiger boys brushed off a disappointing loss to hang on for a 47-41 non-conference win in Wautoma Monday night.
The Tiger basketball team was coming off a loss to Xavier last week Friday that all but dashed its conference title hopes. And, according to coach Dean Vander Plas, Wautoma plays a similar style to Xavier.
The Tigers found themselves in a tight game, as they struggled with the full-court press that Wautoma was applying. After a tie at the end of the first quarter, Ripon was down by one at the half.
To read the entire article, see the Feb. 11 edition of the Ripon Commonwealth Press.