February 14, 2007

Maymon, Nankivil lead Spartans in record win

Middleton, Wis. - A match-up between two of the premier players in the area had more implications involved than a mere Big Eight Conference battle.

When big-men Keaton Nankivil and Will Hudson took the court Tuesday night, Madison Memorial and Nankivil were in search of a conference record for consecutive league wins (34). Standing in their way was Hudson and his Middleton teammates, the last team able to stop the Spartans, with a 74-61 on Feb. 3, 2005.

After the dust settled in the Middleton gymnasium that was filled to capacity, Memorial (16-2, 14-0 Big Eight) kept their streak intact, while the Cardinals (14-3, 12-2) were left shaking their heads as Memorial prevailed, 47-30, in dominating fashion.


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