Wisconsin High School Basketball - Lakeland edges Northland PinesDecember 12, 2017: Minocqua, WI 54548
The Lakeland Thunderbirds (Minocqua, WI) basketball nipped the visiting Northland Pines Eagles (Eagle River, WI), 59-56 in Tuesday's league test.
The Thunderbirds (3-5) will now prepare for their test against Tomahawk (Tomahawk, WI). The Hatchets go into the Great Northern test with a 0-4 record. In their last test, Tomahawk was tipped by Mosinee (Mosinee, WI), 69-37, in a league test.
The Eagles now own a 3-3 record. They play next when they host Rhinelander for a Great Northern contest on Friday, December 15. Northland Pines will battle a Hodags team coming off a 71-55 league loss to Lakeland (Minocqua, WI). The Hodags record now stands at 4-2.