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Tigers advance to Section 5A title game; PL girls defeated


The second-seeded Pine River-Backus girls’ basketball team won their first East Subsection 5A title by defeating top-seeded Isle 60-52 on Tuesday, March 5, in McGregor. Kendra Brasel had 21 points to lead the Tigers, who advance to face Upsala in the Section 5A championship game at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 8, at Crosby-Ironton High School.

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Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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