The Burlington boys basketball squad took that first step towards a 5th consecutive 1A championship with a 79-35 win over Rock River in the quarterfinal round on Thursday afternoon at the Casper Events Center. The Huskies led 45-19 at halftime and had 4 guys in double figures. Dontae Garzra had 17, Torey Wardell and Dallin Davidson had 16 each with Talon Wilws chipping in 13. Rock River had 18 points from Tristan Bunce and 8 from Chase Hargrow. The Longhorns drop to 6-19 on the year and will play Hanna in the consolation round tomorrow. Burlington has a match-up with Encampment in the semi-final round art 7:30 tomorrow at Casper College. The Huskies are 21-3 on the year.

Frank Gambino
Townsquare Media