Thursday, December 31, 2015
ORONO WENT UP AGAINST ST. CLOUD TECH IN A BOYS' BASKETBALL GAME
Orono and St. Cloud Tech squared off in a boys basketball game. The game got off to a quick start as each team hit layups early.
St. Cloud Tech got everyone involved in the offense. They passed the ball around the three-point line.
The score went back and forth throughout the first half. Neither team went on a run in the first half.
There were several ties and lead changes in the first half.
At halftime the score was St. Cloud Tech 39, Orono 36.
As the second half got underway the score went back and forth early in the second half.
Orono got on fire midway through the second half. Orono’s Coby Stoe came up with mid-range jump shots and layups throughout the second half.
The Orono defense stepped up and was able to slow down the St. Cloud Tech’s offense.
Stoe kept on coming up with mid-range jumpers. The defense had a difficult time slowing him down.
There were many ties and lead changes late in the game.
Orono got hot late in the contest. They got the ball into the hands of Stoe who came up with big shots down the stretch.
Orono came away with the 84-75 victory over St. Cloud Tech.