Posted On: 08/18/19 9:30 AM
The Mandan Braves looked like a state title contender through portions of last season. Things ended tenuously as they lost three straight to end the season including two in upset fashion at the state tournament. Still, a second straight state tournament appearance was a positive. And while the Braves lose two double-figure scorers, there’s plenty of cause for excitement heading into the winter of 2019-20.
GO-TO GUY: Elijah Klein
Klein is arguably the best big man in the state and after averaging 19 points and 12 rebounds as a junior, he’s established himself as the clear go-to guy for the Braves. At 6-foot-7, Klein has a tantalizing combination of skill, athleticism and strength and his teammates aren