Junior post Jackson McAndrew scored eight of his game-high 25 points in the overtime session to send No. 3 Wayzata to a 75-71 victory over No. 1 Park Center in the Class AAAA championship game on Saturday, March 25, 2023 at Target Center.
Albany, the No. 2 seed in the Class AA field, ended the season on a 29-game winning to streak with a 72-65 victory over No. 5 Minnehaha Academy in the championship game on Saturday, March 25 at Target Center.
It would be easy to forgive New Life Academy boys basketball coach Robbie Whitney if he felt just a little bit intimidated when he looked at the coaching staff from Spring Grove before Friday’s Class 1A state semifinals at Target Center.
It took a shot by Lorenzo Levy with two seconds remaining on the clock in regulation and an overtime period for the fifth-seeded Minnehaha Academy over first-seeded Holy Family Catholic to earn a 76-72 win to advance to Saturday’s Class AA Championship game.