Photo: Todd Ellerbusch, Prep Hoops MN

Posted On: 07/1/20 6:18 PM

Last weekend the Minnesota Lightning went to the Wisconsin Dells playing in the Garding Against Cancer Classic and three of their teams earned championships.  

Lightning Herber (17u), Lightning Ellerbusch (16u) and Lightning Lyga (16u) all all won their four team pool play format. 


Lightning Herber was missing Teyghan HovlandTeyghanHovland6'3" | SGAustin | 2021StateMN (Austin) and Austin KlugAustinKlug6'2" | SGCaledonia | 2021StateMN (Caledonia) because of baseball but they defeated] WI City Hoops Select 49-47, Wisconsin Drip 63-59, and Young Legends 51-44

Top Performers:

Andrew Kunenius (Caledonia, 6’2)- Andrew is at his best slashing and scoring at the rim in transition. He is a physical defender that rebounds well at the guard position. He is a hustle guy that sparks the team on the defensive end. 

Colt LandersColtLanders6'4" | SFGrand Meadow | 2021StateMN (Grand Meadow, 6’5)- Colt was 2nd in scoring for the Lightning this weekend. Colt showed his ability to hit spot up 3 pointers as well as turn around mid range jumpers. Colt is a mismatch at the wing position with his size and strength. 

Noah MillerNoahMiller5'11" | CGForest City | 2021StateIA (Forest City, IA, 6’0)- Noah is a floor general and showed his ability to knock down long range threes this

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