The Hodags defeated the Ashland Oredockers on Friday night in a non-conference game that would keep Rhinelander undefeated in conference play this year. It would be a treacherous game for both teams, but Rhinelander would emerge victorious winning with a score of 60-52.
The beginning of the game was a back-and-forth affair, with the first points being scored by Kent Mathews on a 3 pointer, which Ashland responded to with a 3 pointer of their own. Both teams would continue scoring, one after another, until the 1st period drew to a close with a score of 14-11.
The 2nd period was a perilous one for the Hodags. Early on, Brandon Reinthaler needed help to get up when he collided with an incoming Ashland player. Reinthaler would return to the game later in the 2nd period....-->READ MORE