by Jason Olson
Fourth-ranked Spring Lake Park remained perfect in the North Suburban Conference after an 84-66 win at Fridley Jan. 20.
The Panthers held a 45-30 lead at the half and increased it to 18 points over the second half as four players scored at least 13 points, led by senior captains Sean Scott with 19 points. Bryce Williams with 18 points and Jordan Thimmesch-Slepica’s season-high 15 points. Robert Ben added 13 points.
Spring Lake Park remains one-half game ahead of No. 1 ranked Benilde-St. Margaret’s in the standings and two games ahead of St. Louis Park and Totino-Grace.