The Wolverine boys varsity basketball team pulled out a hard fought win over Hills Beaver Creek Friday evening winning 67 to 66. MLA overcame HBC's 11 point lead after the half.
As part of Elementary night, Mt. Lake Elementary students were featured at the half times of both the B-squad and varsity games with members of the varsity boys and girls teams assisting the elementary students with basic basketball skills.
MLP senior Marta Stoesz, daughter of Mike and Sonja Stoesz, was awarded the Minn. State High School League's Triple A Award. The Triple A Award is given to athletes who have excelled in the classroom, on the athletic field and in the arts. In addition to her work in the classroom, Marta Stoesz is a member of the MLP choir, MLA volleyball, basketball and track teams.
For more on this story, see the Feb. 14 Observer Advocate.