Apollo Falls To Brainerd

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(KNSI) - The Apollo Eagles fell to the Brainerd Warriors on Tuesday.

The first half was filled with clock stoppages and lots of back and fourth action. Neither team led by more than 7 points throughout.

At halftime, Thomas Diew led the Eagles in scoring with 17, and Connor Powers led the Warriors with 13.

The game was tied at 36 going into the second half.

In the second half, the Eagles struggled to get going. The Warriors pulled to an early 7 point lead.

The Eagles clawed back into it coming within 3 points in the final minutes of the game.

Missed free throws and turnovers turned out to be too much though, and the Eagles fell to Brainerd 71-67.

Apollo's Thomas Diew was selected as the All Star Trophy Player of the Game with 30 points.

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