St. Ansgar kicked off its season with a victory over Central Springs on Tuesday, 61-31.

Leading the Saints was junior Ethan Kirchgatter, who went 8-for-22 from the field and 4-for-6 from the line for a total of 20 points. Senior Nicholas Bork had a double-double performance, going 5-for-12 from the field and making one free-throw for 11 points and grabbing 13 total rebounds.

Sophomore Jack Sievert was second-best in total rebounds with 10. Kirchgatter had five steals on defense while Kramer had four and one block. Bork smacked five blocks on the night.

The Saints hosted Osage on Tuesday, but scores were not available at press time. They will travel to North Butler on Friday.

​Reach sports reporter Leah Vann at 641-421-0526.

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