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By Dennis Semrau
Sports Reporter 

End of the road for Eagles

Sauk Prairie toppled by DeForest in regional semis


March 8, 2018

Mary Langenfeld

The boys basketball season ended last week for Sauk Prairie and head coach Levi Massey.

Sauk Prairie used some long-distance shooting and pressure defense to nearly play the role of spoiler last Friday night.

Senior guard Elijah Jorgenson sank a trio of three-pointers and scored 11 points to help the Eagles grab a 24-22 halftime lead.

But third-seeded and host DeForest proved to have too much strength inside, rallying in the second half for a 55-39 victory over sixth-seeded Sauk Prairie in a WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal boys' basketball game.

The Norskies advanced to play second-ranked Stoughton on Saturday night. The host Vikings then ended DeForest's season 56-53 on a...

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