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Boys Basketball: Tigers top Ogilvie by 19

Andrew Bueckers, Rian Struss and Tate Norman all scored in double digits

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PR-B's Ethan Rugroden attempts to drive the lane in the Tigers' victory over Ogilvie on Monday, Dec. 12, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent
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PINE RIVER — Andrew Bueckers scored 19 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in their 67-48 non-conference victory over the Ogilvie Lions Monday, Dec. 12.

Rian Struss recorded 14 points and Tate Norman added 12 for the Tigers in the win.

The Tigers are now 2-2 on the season, and were scheduled to face Staples-Motley on Tuesday, Dec. 20.

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PR-B's Irvin Tulenchik works to escape a double-team in the Tigers' win over Ogilvie on Monday, Dec. 12, 2022.
Lena Richards / Echo Journal Correspondent

Ogilvie 21 27 — 48

Pine River-Backus 32 35 — 67

OGILVIE

Tucker Kenyon 16, Hunter Kenyon 14, Xander Kimble 4, Nathan Hagle 9, Noah Bitz 2.

PINE RIVER-BACKUS

Irvin Tulenchik 7, Tate Norman 12, Burke Netland 2, Jared Hamilton 9, Andrew Bueckers 19, Rian Struss 14, Carson Travis 4. Overall: 2-2.

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