The St. Ansgar boys split their match-ups this week with a 61-53 loss at Osage on Tuesday, Jan. 16, and a 48-38 home victory over North Butler on Friday, Jan. 19.

In the loss to Osage, sophomore Erik Gerdts went 6-for-11 from the field, making six 3-pointers for 18 points. Ethan Kirchgatter added a 4-for-15 effort the field, including one 3-pointer while making 5 of 16 free throws for 14 points.

Junior Collin Kramer went 3-for-9 from the field and added six free throws for 12 points. He’d lead the team with eight total rebounds.

In the win over North Butler, Kirchgatter amassed 17 points, making 6 of 12 from the field while adding a 5-for-6 effort from the line. Kramer added 13 points and eight rebounds.

The Saints traveled to Nashua-Plainfield on Tuesday, Jan. 23, but scores weren’t available at press time.

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