STAR JOURNAL REPORT
The Rhinelander High School varsity boys basketball team lost two road games late last week.
The Hodags dropped Thursday’s Great Northern Conference matchup at league-leading Medford, 58-47.
Owen White was RHS’s only player scoring in double figures with 22 points. He also hauled in 14 rebounds to record a double-double.
The Hodags shot 16-48 (33.3 percent) from the field overall and only 3-19 (15.8 percent) from 3-point range.
DEERFIELD 58, HODAGS 48
RHS fell behind by 18 points at halftime before losing Saturday’s game at Deerfield, Illinois, 58-48.
White and Matthew Reinthaler each had 16 points to lead the Hodags.
RHS shot 20-49 (40.8 percent) from the field overall and 8-26 (30.6 percent) behind the arc.
The Hodags’ season record stands at 10-7 overall and 6-4 in the GNC going into Tuesday’s non-conference game at home against Marshfield.