The Packers put together a dominate second half to beat Stewartville 68-33 Wednesday night in Austin.
The Packers had plenty of good looks in the first half, but had a lot of easy shots rim-out. Despite missing a lot of close looks, Austin still held a five point lead at halftime. Austin picked up the defensive intensity in the second half only allowing 10 points after halftime.
Scoring for Austin – Both Gach 13, Jace Murray 12, Oman Oman 11, Duoth Gach 11, Mark Manyuon 10, Kyle Oberbroeckling 5, Pat Hagan 2, Jany Gash 2, Moses Issa 2.
Austin moves on to the section semi finals Saturday at the Rochester civic center. The Packers take on the #3 seed Northfield Raiders. Austin beat Northfield twice in the regular season in two close games. If you are planning on coming over be sure to leave early. Bernie Sanders is holding rally at the same time at the civic center and there is also a lot of construction.