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Rebels boys take down Spring Grove

The No. 8 seeded Southland boys basketball team beat No. 9 Spring Grove (13-13 overall) 58-47 in a Section 1A Tournament opener in Adams Thursday.

Reece Tapp had 18 points and eight rebounds for the Rebels (9-15 overall).

Southland will now play top-seeded Blooming Prairie at 6 p.m. on March 4 in Mayo Civic Center.

SG 16  31    47

Southland 23  35    58

Southland scoring: Reece Tapp, 18; Daniel Boe, 11; Eli Wolff, 10; Harrison Hanna, 6; Matt Mueller, 5; Nick Boe, 4; Noah Lamp, 2; Carter Schmitz, 2; free throws: 65 percent (13-for-20)