The Eden Valley-Watkins Eagles put the hold on the Holdingford Huskers Friday night,
Feb. 22, at home, taking the contest, 54-48. Down by 14 at the half, the Eagles pulled a Jekyll and Hyde, and outscored the Huskers by 20 points in the second half, putting a lid on the 6-point victory.
The Eden Valley-Watkins Eagles box scoring was as follows: senior guard Brent Stenger 21; senior forward Kirby Knutson 6; sophomore guard Bret Mattice 3; sophomore forward Jared Streit 16; senior guard Austin Pelkey 3; and senior guard Alex Geislinger 5. Eden Valley-Watkins moves 4-10 in the Central Minnesota Conference, and 11-12 overall. The Eagles hit the road for a battle with Pierz Saturday, Feb. 23, before the Friday, March 1, season closer at Minnewaska Area High.