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C-Notes: Race Heats Up In Boys Basketball

Fairview’s boys moved into a first-place tie with MonDak in District 2-C with a 49-43 home victory over the Thunder on Saturday, Feb. 6. The Warriors jumped out to a 13-5 lead in the first quarter. Jon Lebsock led Fairview with 17 points. Ben Hardy and Pat Hardy added 14 each. Daulton Holecek had 16 and Kevin Rust scored 14 for MonDak.

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Culbertson Earns Thrilling Victories

The Culbertson basketball programs enjoyed a very positive weekend with wins in three of their four District 2-C contests.
“It was exciting to see the least,” Culbertson coach Cody Steppler said. “I may have a few less hairs on my head after the weekend.”

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Culbertson Drops Home Games Against Fairview

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Cowboys On The Attack
Culbertson’s Adam Buxbaum heads to the basket during the game against Fairview on Friday, Jan. 29.                                             (Photo by Bill Vander Weele)

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Going To The Basket
Culbertson’s Ashton Handy dribbles against the defense of Fairview’s Jae Kloker during the game in Culbertson on Friday, Jan. 29. (Photo by Bill Vander Weele)

After falling behind by a 38-14 margin in the second quarter, the Culbertson Cowboys improved their play but lost at home to Fairview by a 68-47 final on Friday, Jan. 29.
Down by the 24-point margin with less than four minutes left in the first half, the Cowboys got their offensive attack going and scored the last eight points of the period. Chris Azure started things off with a three-pointer at the 3:25 mark. Ethan Henrickson, a 6-1 senior, tallied the last six points for a 38-22 score at intermission.

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MonDak’s Boys, Plentywood Girls Top Standings

With two weeks left in the regular season, MonDak’s boys and Plentywood’s girls top the District 2-C basketball standings.
MonDak leads with a 12-0 conference record. Fairview is right behind at 11-1. R&L stands third at 9-3. Tied for fourth with 7-5 marks are Culbertson and Brockton.

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Culbertson Falls Short Against MonDak

Culbertson played two close games but came up short against conference power MonDak in Grenora, N.D., on Saturday, Jan. 30.
The Cowboys lost by a 53-46 final.

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