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Boys Basketball: PR-B wins one of two

The Tigers are now 8-11 on the season

PR-B Basketball Brady Bristow
PR-B's Brady Bristow works his way through double coverage in the Tigers' game against Cherry on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent

PINE RIVER — Brady Bristow led the Pine River-Backus Tigers with 16 points in their 68-49 loss to Cherry Friday, Feb. 4.

Rian Struss scored 12 points and Andrew Bueckers added 11 for the Tigers.

Cherry 47 21 — 68

Pine River-Backus 27 22 — 49

PINE RIVER-BACKUS

Brady Bristow 16, Jared Hamilton 8, Andrew Bueckers 11, Robert Bueckers 2, Rian Struss 12. Overall: 8-11.

PR-B Boys Basketball Fans
The student fan section erupts during PR-B's game against Cherry on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2022.
Lena Richards

PR-B 61, N/K 53

PINE RIVER — Robert Bueckers scored 19 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in their 61-53 Northland Conference win over the Northome/Kelliher Mustangs Thursday, Feb. 3.

Andrew Bueckers chipped in 15 points for the Tigers and they have snapped a two-game losing streak and swept the season series with N/K.

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Northome/Kelliher 27 26 — 53

Pine River-Backus 32 29 — 61

NORTHOME/KELLIHER

Albert Charmoski 6, Kaden Albrecht, Ben Reiger 11, Landon Charnoski 11, Zach Charnoski 3, Wyatt Plackner 9, Marcus Johnson 11.

PINE RIVER-BACKUS

Irvin Tulenchik 1, Brady Bristow 8, Barron Milham 2, Jared Hamilton 8, Andrew Bueckers 15, Robert Bueckers 19, Rian Struss 8. Conference: 6-3.

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