By Brett Hart
The Amery boys basketball season came to a close on Feb. 26 with a 61-67 road loss to WIAA Divison 3 regional champion St. Croix Central in the first round of the regional tournament.
SCC drained shots at a 51 percent clip while Amery managed to sink just 38 percent of its shots. The Warriors did edge the Panthers in the rebounding department 30-29, however and forced SCC into 18 turnovers while turning the ball over 17 times themselves.
Senior Tyler Peterson guided the Warriors with a 18 point, seven rebound and three assist effort while fellow senior Cameron Anderson produced 16 points, four rebounds, a steal and an assist.
Also scoring were Mason Bosley (eight points, four rebounds, two assists), Galen Coy (six points, three rebounds, two assists), Noah Rademaker (six points, two rebounds, four assists, two steals), Jeremiah Sillman (three points, four rebounds, three assists), Wyatt Luchtenburg (two points, three rebounds, one steal) and Kenny Lepak (two points, one rebound).
SCC was paced by Peyton Nogal with 18 points and nine rebounds.