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Fargo Oak Grove’s Carter Kretchman cuts down the nets after the Grovers defeated Rugby in overtime to win the Class B state championship on Saturday night in Grand Forks. Kretchman scored 36 points in the game. (Eric Hylden Forum News Service)

Grovers claim ‘B’ crown


For four and a half minutes, Fargo Oak Grove was held scoreless to open the fourth quarter. The Grovers saw a six-point lead turned into a seven-point deficit.

There was no panic for the Grovers, however.

I saw the look in the kids’ eyes,” Oak Grove coach Kyle Card said. “We had leaders out there. They weren’t going to be denied. And with a special player like Carter Kretchman, you’re always in a game.”

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