Prep boys basketball preview: Cardinals look to build on offensive balance

The Cardinals return starters Noah Foster and Dylan Nyberg from last year's team that finished 14-13 overall.

Kollin Bonneville of Cloquet guards Cromwell-Wright's Tanner Collman during a Wood City Classic tournament game on Tuesday, Dec. 28, at Cloquet Middle School.
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Head coach: Bill Pocernich

Assistant coaches: Dean Levinski

Returning starters: Noah Foster, senior, guard; Dylan Nyberg, sophomore, guard.

New Faces: Tanner Collman, junior, forward; Tate Blomquist, senior, guard/forward; Brady Dahl, sophomore, forward; and Liam Schoenberg, senior, forward.

Team Strengths: "We should have good balance offensively, and the competitiveness of our team will be a strength," coach Bill Pocernich said.


Biggest Challenge: "A lack of size will be a challenge for us this season," Pocernich said.

Goals and expectations: "We expect to be very competitive within our conference and section and improve throughout the season," Pocernich said.

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