B-B-E boys' basketball lands section finals berth (VIDEO)
March 17, 2022
The Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa boys' basketball team is back in a section championship game after getting stopped the past two years in the Sub-Section 5A-West championship. The Jaguars take a 25-4 record into the Section 6A championship after they dispatched No. 4-ranked Hancock 71-44 in the Sub-Section 6A-South finals on Tuesday, March 15 in front of a packed house at Minnewaska Area high school.
The section finals will be at 7 p.m. at Fergus Falls senior high school on Friday, March 18. Their opponent will be No. 2-ranked New York Mills (28-1), who were runners-up in the sub-section a year ago and have won this year and last year's Park Region Conference titles.
Up to this point in the 21st century, B-B-E boys' basketball teams have played in state-qualifying section title games in 2004, 2005, 2011, 2012, 2014 and 2019.
Video from the opening stage of the game is posted below. Catch daily updates for the Jaguars at the newspaper's sports blog: http://bbejaguars.blogspot.com.