Albert Lea 5th-graders take consolation trophy

Published 8:28 am Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Albert Lea Fifth grade boys’ traveling basketball team captured the consolation championship in the Austin tournament on Saturday. After losing to Austin in the first game, it defeated Byron and Rochester Lourdes to earn the consolation trophy. From left, front row, are Henry Buendorf, David Li, Luke Olson, Jack Skinness and John Vu. From left, back row, are Kaiden Johnson, Grant Adams, Max Irvine, Spencer Jones, Bowen Jensen and Aidan Hartman. The team will conclude its season at the Fairmont tournament this weekend. Provided

The Albert Lea Fifth grade boys’ traveling basketball team captured the consolation championship in the Austin tournament on Saturday. After losing to Austin in the first game, it defeated Byron and Rochester Lourdes to earn the consolation trophy. From left, front row, are Henry Buendorf, David Li, Luke Olson, Jack Skinness and John Vu. From left, back row, are Kaiden Johnson, Grant Adams, Max Irvine, Spencer Jones, Bowen Jensen and Aidan Hartman. The team will conclude its season at the Fairmont tournament this weekend. Provided