The Golden Rams Basketball Recap for the week of January 20

Javier Farrera, Staff writer

Athletic Department
Adaya Sandifer takes the ball after the inbound against St.Cloud Technical and Community College at home


The 11-5 women’s AnokaRamsey basketball team won their game on Jan. 25 against the St. Cloud Technical and Community College Cyclones, 71-65.

The Cyclones held on to a close lead throughout the game until the last four minutes where the Golden Rams climbed up the scoreboard with a 11-0 point run to end the game and continue their winning streak at home. The Golden Rams improved to a 12-5 record and remained undefeated in the conference with a 3-0 record. The Cyclones had an 8-5 record with a 2-2 record in the conference.


Athletics Department
Nashiem Lozier dribbles baseline against St. Cloud Technical and Community College on Jan. 25 at home.

The 8-8 men’s AnokaRamsey basketball team played Rochester Community and Technical College on Jan. 22 and St. Cloud on Jan. 25. 

The Rams started out game against Rochester trying to end their two-game losing streak. The Yellowjackets were third place in the MCAC Southern division. The Rams were able to keep a competitive game, but Rochester built up a 14point run seven minutes into the second half. The Yellowjackets won, 75-62. 

The men’s team also lost to No. 5 NJCAA-ranked St Cloud who were undefeated in division and conference play with a 16-0 record. The Golden Rams had home court advantage over the Cyclones trying to end their big streak. The Rams opened their first half with a 43.8 percentage from the field and the Cyclones with 41.4 percent keeping it close with the division leaders. During the second half, the Rams suffered a late game collapse and the Cyclones went on a 19-3 run. The Golden Rams could not recover. The Golden Rams fell to an 8-10 record and 1-4 record in the conference.