The Mustangs, last year's state runner-up, had little trouble defeating less-experienced Red Lake.
Maranatha Christian's Josh Goldschmidt (3) battles for a loose ball against Red Lake's Ryan Holthusen (30) in the Class 1A quarterfinal Thursday at Williams Arena. Photo: Richard Tsong-Taatarii *email@example.com
Minnesota boasted a five-star player in every high school grade for the first time ever in 2016-17. Recruiting analysts say those four players either are or will be ranked in the top 15 nationally in their class.