There is just one week remaining for Western’s men’s and women’s basketball teams.
The men’s team lost a close game to St. Cloud Technical CC on Saturday at home 62-57. Western was only down five at the half but couldn’t complete the comeback. Henry Barry lead Western with 23 points. Kadar Farah chipped in with 11 rebounds. The loss puts Western at 6-19 overall and 3-9 in conference. They next play at home against Ridgewater on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
The women’s team defeated St. Cloud Technical CC 64-41. Western led throughout, outscoring the Cyclones in every quarter but the fourth. Kerrigan Lyga once again led the team with 17 points. The win puts the Cavaliers at 6-17 overall and 5-7 in conference play. They next play at home against Ridgewater on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
For more information on Western’s basketball teams, head to www.mcacsports.org.