Packers started slow Monday night, trailing Simley 14 to 24 at the half. The Pack had better intensity late in the game and made in close but could not pull out the victory. Austin lost to Simley, 49 to 52. The Packers will return on Tuesday, to Winona State, to take on a tough Caledonia team.
Austin scoring: Gach Gach, 19; Nik Gasner, 5; Levi Vierkandt, 5; Dylan Gasner, 4; Kyle Oberbroeckling, 4; Both Gach, 3; Zach Coffey, 3; Oman Oman, 2