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Sheley's 44 propels PR-B

Area Girls Basketball

Posted: December 10, 2011 - 12:12am

PINE RIVER — Tatum Sheley hit seven 3-pointers and finished with 44 points to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 75-51 Northwoods Conference win against the Cass Lake-Bena Panthers Friday.

PR-B Brittany Kelley scored 11 points followed by Autumn Ackerman with 10 points and 15 rebounds.

Cass Lake-Bena 29 22 — 51

Pine River-Backus 40 35 — 75

CASS LAKE-BENA

Mariah Reyes 3, Stephanie Masten 2, Adrianne Cloud 4, Nicole Collins 2, Mariah O’Brien 7, Jordan Jackson 11, Kandis Davis-LaRose 8, Kaylee Brunelle 10, Joy Smith 4. FG 19-62 (30 percent), FT 7-12 (58 percent), 3-point basket: 6-22 (27 percent).

PINE RIVER-BACKUS

Kendra Brasel 1, Tatum Sheley 44, Megan Felthous 7, Brittany Kelley 11, Grace Lemberg 2, Autumn Ackerman 10. FG 26-78 (33 percent), FT 13-20 (65 percent), 3-point basket: 8-15 (55 percent). Conference: 2-0. Overall: 2-0. Next: at Kelliher/Northome 1 p.m. Saturday.

Little Falls 54,

Milaca 24

MILACA — The Little Falls Flyers received scoring from 11 different players and raised their overall record to 5-0 with a 54-24 Granite Ridge Conference victory Friday.

Whitney Weisz totalled 14 points to lead the Flyers in scoring. Little Falls led 36-16 at the half, and gave up just eight points to the Wolves in the second half.

Milaca 16 8 — 24

Little Falls 36 18 — 54

MILACA

Jessica Hohnwaldt 5, Danyell Keen 1, Ashley Cassens 6, Kennedy Dohm 2, Molly Banks 4, Sarah Forker 3, Clair Coffee 3. FT 2-6 (33 percent).

LITTLE FALLS

Annie Ploof 7, Mariah Burns 5, Brittian Conley 2, Jennifer Hortness 3, Makayla Jorgensen 6, Whitney Weisz 14, Jamie Jenks 5, Jessica Hanowski 4, Jennifer Ronning 4, Gabby Nouis 2, Amber Hines 2. FT 11-23 (48 percent). Conference: 2-0. Overall: 5-0. Next: hosts Fergus Falls 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Thief River Falls 75,

Pequot Lakes 72

THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Pequot Lakes Patriots lost 75-72 to Thief River Falls despite getting 23 points from Megan Hogen and 21 from Mattie Lueck in a non-conference game Friday.

Hogen nailed five 3-pointers and Lueck had eight rebounds.

Thief River Falls 35 40 — 75

Pequot Lakes 39 33 — 72

THIEF RIVER FALLS

Kirstyn Scholin 14, Brooke Anderson 2, Brooke Yaggie 31, Crystal Amundson 4, Makayla Peterson 3, Morgan Numedahl 2, Lindsey Guzek 16, Madison Brekke 3. FT 10-20 (50 percent), 3-point basket: Yaggie 6, Scholin, Guzek 3.

PEQUOT LAKES

Brittny Bzdok 2, Mattie Lueck 21, Emilee Buell 1, Jessica Kreitz 2, Rachel Mott 4, Katie White 12, Megan Hogen 23, Kayla Miller 5. FT 10-17 (59 percent), 3-point basket: Hogen 5, White Overall: 1-1. Next: at East Grand Forks 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

Lake Region 34,

Heritage 23

BAXTER — Emily Beltran scored 14 points and Bethany Cressman added 12 to lead the Lake Region Christian Hornets past Heritage Christian 34-23 Friday night.

Heritage 12 11 — 23

Lake Region 15 19 — 34

HERITAGE

Marissa Steien 6, Jodi Russell 4, Amber Wikstrom 4, Laura Grandstand 5, Rhea Wikstrom 4. FT 3-7 (43 percent).

LAKE REGION

Emily Beltran 14, Autumn Martin 2, Marlee Moore 6, Bethany Cressman 12. FT 5-15 (33 percent), 3-point basket: Beltran. Overall: 2-1. Next: vs. Woodcrest Noon Saturday.

Bertha-Hewitt 48,

Verndale 47 OT

BERTHA — Bertha-Hewitt and Verndale needed an extra session to determine a winner, but when the dust settled the Pirates came out on the short end of a 48-47 Park Region Conference loss to the Bears Friday.

Teresa Moenkedick hit three 3-pointers and finished with 21 points to lead Verndale.

Bertha-Hewitt 27 21 — 48

Verndale 22 25 — 47

BERTHA-HEWITT

Arei Stokes 20, Ashton Kapphahn 6, Kathryn VanDenhuevel 8, Autumn Aeling 4, Deanna Mikkelson 3, Callan Chaffin 7. FG 19-52 (37 percent), FT 9-17 (53 percent), 3-point basket: 1-10 (10 percent).

VERNDALE

Kristen Korfe 9, Jordyn Glenz 7, Sarah Moenkedick 4, Jordy Schluttner 6, Teresa Moenkedick 21. FG 20-48 (42 percent), FT 3-9 (33 percent), 3-point basket: 4-14 (29 percent). Conference: 0-2. Overall: 2-2. Next: at Pine River-Backus 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Braham 69, Aitkin 38

AITKIN — The undefeated Braham Bombers lived up to their No. 2 ranking in Class 2A by defeating the Aitkin Gobblers 69-38 in a Great River Conference game Friday.

Mikayla Michaletz led the Gobblers with nine points.

Braham 45 24 — 69

Aitkin 22 16 — 38

BRAHAM

Austin Eng 8, Kayla Nickles 8, Kelsey Sorenson-Giffrow 9, Rebekah Dahlman 35, Dani Braund 9. FT 25-30 (83 percent), 3-point baskets: Eng, Sorenson-Giffrow, Dahlman 2.

AITKIN

Bailey Nordean 6, Madison Newton 7, Emily Lundgren 2, Melissa Paulson 4, Megan Welshons 3, Mikayla Michaletz 9, Carene Bayerle 7. FT 8-17 (47 percent), 3-point baskets: Newton, Paulson Conference: 0-2. Overall: 1-3. Next: at Moose Lake-Willow River 7:15 p.m. Monday.