Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
By Jay Klein, Coach
The Kimball boys' basketball program began their season Monday, Nov. 22. A total of 28 players in grades 8-12 started the season. Scott Schafer is beginning his third season as the junior varsity coach and Rick Hendrickson is beginning his third season coaching the C-squad team.
Members of the varsity team this year include: Neil Helgeson, Brett Ostby, Dillon Menson, Ty Filzen, Austin Ruehle, Aaron Laabs, and Cameron Hunt. The junior varsity team consists of the following players: Cole Sanders, Tritton Tschida, Seke Snead, Cole Denn, Preston Peglow, Austin Roerick, Austyn Schlueter, Ed Nielsen, Connor Wittenberg, Kelton Carlson, Brad Mies, Dallas Newman. The C-squad team includes: Adam Laabs, Nate Overland, Ben Serbus, Hunter Schreifels, Brady Faber, Jarred Merchant, Brandon Schiefelbein, Will Spaulding, and Joey VonWahlde.
The Cubs have 24 games on their schedule this year and are looking forward to a competitive season. Kimball opens the season Friday, Dec. 3, by traveling to
St. John's Prep. Kimball is also hosting Holiday Tournament this year Thursday and Saturday, Dec. 16 and 18. The Cubs open the tournament against Upsala with Norwood-Young America and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle facing off in the other bracket.