Esko Advances At State Tournament

Posted at: 03/20/2013 10:42 PM
By: Laura Kennedy

nullEsko junior forward Kory Deadrick led the team with 30 points and seven rebounds in the Eskomos' 60-54 victory over Hayfield in the state Class AA quarterfinals.

This is the Eskomos' third state tournament appearance. They led Hayfield at halftime, thanks to contributions from junior forward Casey Staniger and junior guard Marc Peterson. Staniger racked up 15 points and Peterson scored 11 points.

Esko will have a day off before they tip off against Litchfield in a AA semifinal at Target Center on Friday night.