Manawa boys drop opener
Forbes leads team with 15 points
By Holly Neumann
The Manawa boys’ basketball team came up on the short end of a 54-46 score Nov. 28 against Wisconsin Valley Lutheran in the season opener for both teams.
Manawa outscored WVL 19-18 in the first half behind 11 points from Ethan Hass.
With Hass in foul trouble during the second half, WVL kept getting the ball to Clay Schult who finished with a game-high 23 points.
Seth Forbes led Manawa with 15 points, followed by Hass with 11 and Bo Koehn with nine.
Manawa played at Rosholt Nov. 29 and will travel to Marion Thursday, Dec. 1, for a nonconference matchup with the Mustangs.