Posted On: 03/23/21 4:11 PM

Tonight the Minnesota high school playoffs continue with some Titanic match-ups highlighted by Columbia Heights versus Totino-Grace and the 5AAAA semi-finals. 

 

Playoff Central. Michigan signed Will Tschetter Will Tschetter 6'9" | PF Stewartville | 2021 State #96 Nation MN scored 34 points and grabbed 12 boards to lead 7th ranked Stewartville over Lake City. The Tigers take on 3rd ranked Caledonia Wednesday. Justin Wohlers Justin Wohlers 6'6" | SF Lake City | 2022 State MN led Lake City with 22 points.

Upset City.   Hayfield was the three seed, Lyle-Austin Pacelli was the two seed.  The Vikings actually won the regular season match-up between the teams so it wasn’t a surprise and actually, if Lyle Pacelli had won the game I would of said they actually pulled off the upset.  So this was going to be the game either way.  

Hayfield is a team with an outstanding senior ( Ethan Slaathaug Ethan Slaathaug 6'3" | SG Hayfield | 2021 State MN ) and a lot of good young players around him.  Ethan carried a lot of weight last night scoring 28 points but the juniors and sophomores around him played their role perfectly.  Sophomore Isaac Matti Isaac Matti 6'1" | SG Hayfield | 2023 State MN scored a dozen and junior Kobe Foster played his role as a defender perfectly.  

The Big Stage.  You may not be aware of this but three of the top four ranked

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