Posted On: 03/20/21 11:11 PM

Coming into the Championship game Kindred was the #5 seed and had a 20-4 record. E-K-M was the #3 seed and had a 24-2 record. These two squads played earlier in the year and E-K-M won in a low-scoring game 44-39.

Before this game, the Vikings averaged 60.1 ppg and give up 42.3 ppg. The Rebels scored 59 ppg and allow 44.4 ppg.

Halftime Score – Kindred 16 E-K-M 16

Final Score – Kindred 40 E-K-M 34

Made 3’s – Kindred= 1 E-K-M= 5

It was a tough physical game that was low scoring, yet wildly entertaining. Kindreds length and athleticism was the difference in the game. The Vikings and Rebels are both excellent on the defensive end. The best defensive team in Class B won the championship tonight!

Here are the top players from tonight’s game:

1. Paul Olson Paul Olson 6'3" | SF Kindred | 2022 State ND (2022) (6-4 G| Kindred – 23 pts, 5 reb, 1 triple, 6-7 FT’s. If the Vikings did not have Olson tonight, they would have struggled to score. Paul began his scoring with a post-up turn-around jumper in the 1st quarter. Later in the first half, Olson scored on a middle drive that ended with a smooth floater. I

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