TRF win caps Sanford Northern Blast

First Sanford Northern Blast ended with a 61-41 Thief River Falls boys win over Crookston that finished off six Saturday high school basketball match-ups at the Ralph Engelstad Arena.
Stephen-Argyle defeated Win-E-Mac 67-52 and Northern Freeze edged Fertile-Beltrami 63-62 in the other boys games on the schedule.
The same teams were paired up in the girls’ portion of the event.
Thief River Falls led Crookston 33-20 at halftime.
Will Anderson scored 11 points and Isaac Olson had 10 for the winners. Elias Walski led the Pirates with 11 points.
Thief River Falls is 5-3 for the year.
A 29-point effort by Chris McGlynn highlighted the Stephen-Argyle win over Win-E-Mac. Justin Yutrzenka added 13 points to the offense for the Storm, up 32-21 at halftime.
Hunter Chaput led the Patriots with 12 points.
Northern Freeze took a 30-24 advantage into the break and held off Fertile-Beltrami for a one-point victory.
Cole Dahl scored 22 points and Connor Sorenson had 12 for the Freeze.
The Falcons had three double figure scorers as Jordan Leiting netted 24, Brady Steffes 15 and Isaiah Horgeshimmer 10. 
S-A vs. Win-E-Mac
1 2 T
Stephen-Argyle 32   35  67
Win-E-Mac 21  31  52
S-A – Max Yutrzenka 2, Stoene Spilde 8, Justin Yutrzenka 13, Chris McGlynn 29, Tom Gryskiewicz 6, Zac Fincher 7, Isaac Mills 2.
W-E-M – Mikah Olson 9, Alec Kiecker 8, Emelian Kaya 8, JoJo Parenteau 2, Bryce Newbert 4, Hunter Chaput 12, Brekken Lindberg 9.
No. Freeze vs. Fertile-Beltrami 
1 2 T
Northern Freeze 30  33  66
Fertile-Beltrami 24  38  62
NF – Logan Bring 6, Zak Anderson 5, Cole Dahl 22, Connor Sorenson 12, Sawyer Nelson 2, Jonah Underdahl 7, Caleb Knutson 9.
F-B – Tanner Solie 7, Brady Steffes 15, Vincent Benesh 3, Athan McCollum 2, Jordan Leiting 24, Garrett Dufault 1, Isaiah Horgeshimmer 10.
Crookston vs. TRF
1 2 T
Crookston 20  21  41
Thief River Falls 33  28  61
Crookston – Quentyn Haglund 2, Elias Walski 11, Jake Widseth 1, Patrick Beng 9, Matt Garmen 3, Guthrie Dingmann 3, Nick Garmen 3, Ryan Swenson 1, Luke Froeber 8.
TRF – Cole Johnson 5, Brady Hoffard 7, Blake Boen 2, Carter Ueland 8, Will Anderson 11, Payton Graham 2, Tayton Zutz 2, Landon Kruckeberg 8, Isaac Olson 10, Kelby Jobe 6.