The Owatonna girls basketball team opened its home schedule with a dominant 88-69 win over Mankato West Tuesday. The OHS girls hockey team held on for a 2-1 victory over Apple Valley.

The hoops team improved to 2-0 in the Big Nine led by Sydney Schultz 26-point performance. Jenna Zeman added 22. Owatonna goes to Lakeville South Thursday, December 7 at 7PM for an important section game on Kat Kountry 105FM.

Owatonna's hockey win came on Kiley Friedrichs' mid-second period goal. Margo Achterkirch scored a first-period power play goal as well. Laura Ebeling made 30 saves, including stopping a penalty shot in the first period. The Huskies go to Albert Lea Thursday for a 7PM face off on KRFO AM1390.

Ethan Arett of the Westfield wrestling team earned his 100th career win during a meet at Blooming Prairie High School.

Scoreboard for Tuesday, December 5:
Boys basketball
Goodhue 59, Triton 50
Lakeville North 88, Rochester Century 37
Mankato East 59, Waseca 57
Mankato Loyola 78, Medford 62
NRHEG 77, Maple River 63
Rochester Mayo 61, Farmington 56
WEM 70, Kenyon-Wanamingo 42

Girls basketball
Austin 64, Rochester JM 61
Faribault 63, Kasson-Mantorville 48
Goodhue 63, Triton 28
Kenyon-Wanamingo 51, WEM 46
Medford 60, Mabel-Canton 46
Northfield 66, Albert Lea 28
Owatonna 88, Mankato East 69