SUMNER (KWWL) -- Sumner-Fredericksburg Senior Bo Pagel knows all to well that State Tournament appearance don't come around often, but for the 21-1 Cougars, the taste in their mouth lingers.
"Two years ago we went down and last year we had a first round slip up," Pagel says. "So were just trying to get back on the pace of going down."
Now 3 time defending conference champions Cougars have propelled themselves behind the sharp shooting of Pagel. The Senior Point Guard is averaging 18.6 points per game along with 5.2 assists, and head Coach Jim Stewart says the team goes as he goes.
"The nice thing about Bo this year is night when his scoring has been down his assists have been up so he is contributing in other ways."
The tenth ranked Cougars will look to continue there march to the state tournament starting Thursday night against Wapsie Valley.