Central falls in semifinal, defeated by Whitnall in final moments
The La Crosse Central High School boys basketball team fell just short in the Division 2 semifinal, losing 53-52 to Whitnall on Friday.
Bennett Fried led the way with 17 points for the Riverhawks (23-5), while Frankie Wilk contributed 15.
For the Falcons (24-3), Myles Herro scored 21 points and the game-winning free throw. Teammate Austin Herro added nine.
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PHOTOS by Allan Ganther