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Ackerman scores 1,000th point


The Pine River-Backus Tigers girls’ basketball team was edged by the host Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines 46-51 to snap their six-game winning streak on Monday, Feb. 18.

The Tigers, 19-4 overall, are scheduled to end the regular season by hosting the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves on Thursday, Feb. 21.

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