Tigers lose twice
Mitchell Blaha’s 23 points paced the Verndale Pirates to an 83-67 win over the Pine River-Backus Tigers on Friday, Jan. 24.
The Tigers were led by Zach Struss with 16 points and Konrad Bueckers with 14. Eric Blaha contributed 18 points for the Pirates, who improved to 14-3.
PR-B, 2-13 overall, was postponed both against Pillager on Monday, Jan. 27, and Park Rapids on Tuesday, Jan. 28, but scheduled to play at Pequot Lakes on Thursday, Jan. 30.