West Lafayette defeated Northwestern 58-36 in the championship game of IHSAA Sectional #20. The Red Devils rode a hot shooting first half and solid defensive effort to victory. Gabe Klinker, Nelson Mbongo, and Matt Krause all scored in double figures with 15 points, 14 points, and 12 points respectively. Krauss also led the team in rebounding with six boards. Klinker and Luke Touloukian were on target all night as they combined to shoot 80% from the 3pt line.
West Lafayette improves to 21-4 on the season and moves on to the LaPorte Regional. The Red Devils will take on the Calumet Warriors in game 2. Culver Academy and Hammond play in game 1. Stay tuned for times and ticket information!