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PR-B JV team splits first games of season

The Pine River-Backus junior varsity girls’ basketball team split their first two games of the season – defeating Verndale 40-37 on Friday, Dec. 6, and beating Pillager 34-30 on Tuesday, Dec. 3.

Against Verndale, Stephanie Malecha led the Tigers with 15 points. Others who scored were Miah Hansen with seven: Ashley Anderson, Shelby Adkins and Annie Semmler each with four; Taylor Zaczkowski two and Kylie Gaetz one.

Against Pillager, Alison Anderson and Semmler each had seven, Malecha added six, Adkins five, Cheyenne Swenson four, Ashley Anderson three and Hansen two.

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