The Central Lakes College men’s basketball team captured its first Northern Division win of the season, 97-58, at Rainy River (International Falls) Friday, Jan. 11. The Raiders were led by Andre Thomas, who scored 16 points; John Jedneak (shown) with 12 points; and Kevin Kuefler, who tallied 12 points, 10 rebounds, and six assists. CLC made 7 of 8 from beyond the arc and out-rebounded the Voyageurs, 49-32, The team committed only four second-half turnovers en route to win number 8 vs. 5 losses.
The Raider women lost, 86-70, as the home team shot 47% against the CLC women, who made 39% of their shots. Taalyr Egeness scored 17, Lindsay Monson 14, Ashley Arneson 12, and Sierra Benning 11. CLC is 1-11 going into the Saturday game at Hibbing.