Posted On: 01/9/19 5:36 PM

Prior Lake is the second ranked team in the state and with a good week they could be #1 come Monday.  The Lakers have formed a strong chemistry led by guard Sam Nissen, a top 35-40 level senior in the state. 

"I think there is a couple things that have helped make us a good all around team," Prior Lake Head Coach Bob Schweim.  "This is my fourth year at Prior Lake.  They always say that the chemistry should be there in your program in about your third or fourth year. 

"I was blessed with having these guys coming up.  This group really works together with the seniors mixing with the juniors. We've been there before and now there are no excuses.  

"After we lost to Edina last year in the playoffs I got these four captains in my office right away and said 'remember this day because the next year has to start right now'.  This group is playing really well.

"To get where we want to we have to play and practice like champions all of the time.  That is something we just haven't seen around here.  Some of these good programs are used to that.  We've been

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