Cedar Falls - The Spirit Lake boys basketball team cruised to an easy 53-22 victory over Valley Lutheran of Cedar Falls on Saturday.
Paul Brown was 7-for-10 from the field including 3-for-4 from 3-point range as he led the Indians with 17 points and nine assists. Tyler Alger finished with 12 points, including 4-for-8 from 3-point range Alec Henrickson was 3-for-6 from three-point range as he finished with nine points. Zach Arneson chipped in six points while Alex Pringnitz had five and Austin Folsom and Trevor Smith each had two. Pringnitz and Cole Thate each had seven rebounds.
Spirit Lake led 21-8 after one quarter, 34-14 at halftime and 49-20 after three quarters.
Spirit Lake (2-0 overall) opens Lakes Conference play at home against LeMars this evening.