7/2/2018 10:56:00 AM 9th grade boys hoops 2nd at Pacesetter State
Parker Theobald uses his strength to rip down this rack against a Hibbing player during Stewie’s 43-37 loss in the Pacesetter State Championship game.
The Stewartville ninth-grade boys basketball team captured second place at the Pacesetter State Tournament on June 24. The top two teams automatically advance to the Pacesetter Great Five-State Youth Basketball Championships, Aug. 4-5 at the Target Center. Stewartville defeated Brainerd 52-33 and Bagley 59-46 to reach the championship game, where the Tigers lost to Hibbing 43-37. Stewie team members are, in front, Nolan Stier. Standing, from left, Ben Trenary, Josh Buri, Kaleb Hellickson, Parker Theobald, Zach Majerus, Trent Einertson. The Tigers are coached by Bernie Theobald.