The Central Lakes College men’s basketball team defeated Ridgewater, 65-64, on Dec. 19 in the CLC Winter Classic to move the season record to 10-3. Marcus Ayala led the team with 16 points, followed by Nash Faulk with 12. The next game is Jan. 6 at home vs. Itasca. The CLC women’s basketball team lost to Ridgewater, 93-58, after defeating Minnesota State Community and Technical College (Fergus Falls), for the Raiders’ first win of the season. Cassie Pearson scored 23 points in the win over the Spartans, which avenged a loss to the Fergus Falls team just six days earlier. Trisha Wippler scored 17 in the loss to Ridgewater. The CLC women are now 1-10 on the saeason, heading into the Division competition that starts Jan. 6 vs. Itasca.