VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – Games can be won and lost at the free throw line, Tuesday night Valley City won the game at the free throw line. The Hi-Liners outscored Fargo South 21-8 at the line, a difference of 13 points. The final score was 74-61, a difference of 13 points.

Peyton Zaun led Valley City with 28 points and was nine of 11 from the free throw line. Drew Zaun added 17 points. Jared Eggermont had 11 and Mitchell Taylor chipped in eight points.

Dani Lahai led Fargo South with 20 points. He was the lone Bruin in double figures.

With the win, Valley City improves to 1-6 in the Eastern Dakota Conference and 2-7 overall. South falls to 1-7 in the EDC and 1-8