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Area Girls Basketball: Cardinals remain perfect in Mid-State

Posted: January 26, 2013 - 12:15am

STAPLES — Nine players scored for the Staples-Motley Cardinals as they defeated the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines 55-33 Friday to remain unbeaten in the Mid-State Conference. Kelly Pearson scored a game-high 17 points for the Cardinals, who beat W-DC 67-48 on Dec. 4. Emily Miron added 13 points for W-DC.

Wadena-Deer Creek 21 13 — 33

Staples-Motley 23 32 — 55

WADENA-DEER CREEK

Hope Theisen 5, Sydney Schissel 5, Caitlin Volkmann 6, Macy Hartman 2, Emily Miron 13, Melissa Moenkedick 2. FT 1-3 (33 percent). Conference: 3-3. Overall: 10-8. Next: at Detroit Lakes 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

STAPLES-MOTLEY

Jaelin Beachy 6, Mackenzie Holst 4, Mikayla Wing 7, Kaitlin Spar 4, Kelly Pearson 17, Brooke Wolhowe 4, Kyann Nyhus 6, Grace Wolhowe 2, Jasmine McGillivray 5. FT 18-20 (90 percent). Conference: 7-0. Overall: 12-4. Next: hosts Fergus Falls 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Crosby-Ironton 69, Park Rapids 51

CROSBY — Meredith Silgen scored a game-high 18 points to lead the Crosby-Ironton Rangers to a 69-51 Mid-State Conference win over the Park Rapids Panthers Friday. Shannon Lundgren added 15 points and Chelsey Bonsante contributed 12 for the Rangers, who evened their record at 3-3 in the conference, 8-8 overall.

Park Rapids 26 25 — 51

Crosby-Ironton 29 40 — 69

PARK RAPIDS

Morgan Olson 2, Katie Klein 9, Tori Lauderbaugh 11, Charity Ridlon 18, Bria Wolff 11. FG 22-51 (43 percent), FT 4-9 (44 percent). 3-point 3-10 (30 percent).

CROSBY-IRONTON

Lauren Peterson 8, Chelsey Bonsante 12, Bailey Swensen 2, Meredith Silgen 18, Ashley Stansberry 2, Shannon Lundgren 15, Cyan Hale 8, Abby Gindorff 4. FG 28-56 (50 percent), FT 10-14 (70 percent). 3-point 3-10 (30 percent). Conference: 3-3. Overall: 8-8. Next: hosts Grand Rapids 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Lake Region 49, Rosemount 28

BAXTER — The Lake Region Christian Hornets remained unbeaten after defeating Rosemount 49-28 behind 14 point performances from Emily Beltran and Marlee Moore in Friday’s MACS conference game. Bethany Cressman contributed 13 points, 11 rebounds and five assists for the 16-0 Hornets.

Rosemount 15 13 — 18

Lake Region 31 18 — 49

ROSEMOUNT

Liz Helder 14, Colleen Madden 2, Amber Flynn 5, Emily McKay 7. FG 11-28 (39 percent), FT 6-13 (46 percent).

LAKE REGION

Emily Beltran 14, Marlee Moore 14, Bethany Cressman 13, Sam Snow 2, Rachael Wiedell 2, Taylor Snow 4. FG 22-55 (40 percent), FT 4-8 (50 percent). 3-point 1-1 (100 percent). Conference: 12-0. Overall: 16-0. Next: at Fourth Baptist, Plymouth 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Princeton 57, Little Falls 43

PRINCETON — Jamie Jenks tallied 21 points to lead Little Falls in a 57-43 loss to Princeton in Friday’s Granite Ridge Conference game. Gabby Nouis added 10 rebounds and eight points for the Flyers, who dropped to 3-15 overall and 3-6 in the conference.

Princeton 34 23 — 57

Little Falls 25 18 — 43

PRINCETON

FG 20-53 (38 percent), FT 15-22 (68 percent).

LITTLE FALLS

Kendra Pohlman 7, Gabby Nouis 8, Jamie Jenks 21, Melanie Dorn 4, Jennifer Ronning 3. FG 14-55 (25 percent), FT 13-16 (81 percent). 3-point 2-11 (18 percent). Conference: 3-6. Overall: 3-15. Next: hosts Foley 7:30 p.m. Thursday.