He added that when substate pairings are announced is when the season “really” begins.
“We use all of these losses as building blocks and we take notes,” Hagge said.
The game took a scary turn for Assumption with 15 minutes left. On an attempt to clear the ball, the Knights’ Reid Wiebler cranked it into Bassier’s face, knocking the latter unconscious.
The game stopped for five minutes, before Bassier rose to a standing ovation. He was taken out but returned minutes later to finish the half.