The Free Press
Jake Faber and Austin Krumwiede combined for 29 points as Martin County West downed Mankato Loyola 63-56 in a second-round game of the Valley Conference Showcase boys basketball tournament Thursday.
Cordell Weber scored 11 points for the winners.
Carson Seifert led Loyola with 18 points. Connor Tanhoff and Alex Piementel scored 14 and 12 points, respectively.
Both teams play in the final round of the Showcase on Saturday at Truman. Loyola plays Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial at 4 p.m., and MCW meets Maple River at 6 p.m.