March 5, 2012
Miles Englehart, a Little Snake River Valley School (Wyo.) senior shown above in a game earlier this season, scored 17 points Saturday against Burlington to help lead the LSRV boys varsity basketball team to a second consecutive state title. Head coach Paul Prestrud said the Rattlers’ 28-0 record and state title was in large part due to the play of Englehart and fellow seniors Rex Stanley and Daniel Wille.
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Last year, the Little Snake River Valley School (Wyo.) boys varsity basketball team got back to prominence, winning the 1A state title. This season was about staying on top, head coach Paul Prestrud said. The Rattlers went from November to March, never losing in 28 games, capped by a 70-59 victory Saturday over Burlington in Casper, Wyo., to capture their second consecutive state championship. “Last year was the first time in a while we won a title, so I think this year there was a little more pressure,” Prestrud said. “It was nice to go undefeated and prove in the final game that we didn’t just beat easy teams because we played a good team in Burlington and beat them playing our game.”