Boys Basketball: Z-M nabs win over Watertown-Mayer
Zumbrota-Mazeppa left the Annandale holiday tournament on a high note, sealing its second win with a 44-42 victory against Watertown-Mayer.
Ellis Hirman and Kurt Gadient each came up big in the post, as Hirman had 14 rebounds and nine points and Gadient came up with 13 boards and seven points.
Jacob Tschann and Jacob Ugland led the Cougars with 11 points apiece. Z-M won the game despite shooting 27 percent from the field (13 of 47). The boost came from the free-throw line, where the Cougars shot 16 of 24.
On Jan. 7, the Cougars (2-8) stay on the road, traveling to Dodge Center to take on Triton.