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Park Rapids' Shelby Pierce (23) pulled a rebound away from Thief River Falls' Paige Lofberg during Tuesday night's game.

Guzek, Yaggie lift TRF past Panthers

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Lindsey Guzek and Brooke Yaggie combined for 33 points in leading Thief River Falls to a 73-37 victory over the Park Rapids girls basketball team Tuesday night at the Area High School gym.

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A jumper by Carson Lee Christenson and a there-point play by Ashley Domino gave the Panthers a 6-4 lead with 14:00 to play in the first half.

A three-point play by Yaggie and a 3-pointer by Guzek sparked an 8-0 run as Thief River Falls claimed a 12-6 lead.

After a jumper by Marisa Rittgers made it 12-8 at the 8:52 mark, the Prowlers used a 3-pointer and jumper by Yaggie to spark a 12-2 run for a 24-10 lead with 5:07 remaining in the first half.

Layups by Christenson and Domino and two free throws by Christenson kept the Panthers within 29-17 at the break.

Five baskets by Guzek and three-point plays by Morgan Numedahl, Ashley Boen and Yaggie helped the Prowlers push their lead to 57-35.

Alyssa Carlson accounted for 11 points for the Panthers during that stretch with a jumper, a 3-pointer, two free throws and two baskets in the lane. Lydia Lutz and Christenson hit jump shots and Anna Grimes made two free throws as the Panthers were outscored 28-18 to start the second half.

Thief River Falls ended the game with a 16-2 run as Taylor Yliniemi's jump shot accounted for the Panthers' only points in the final 3:41.

Guzek scored 17 points and Yaggie added 16 points as all 11 Thief River Falls players contributed in the scoring column. The win lifted the Prowlers to 5-5 on the season.

Carlson led the Panthers with 12 points while Christenson (9) and Domino (5) combined for 14 more as the Panthers fell to 0-10 on the season.

THIEF RIVER FALLS: Boen 3 1-1 7, Yaggie 5 5-6 16, Amundson 2 0-2 4, Numedahl 3 1-1 7, Guzek 8 0-0 17, Scholin 2 0-0 4, Kainz 2 0-0 4, Anderson 3 0-0 6, Lee 1 0-0 2, Pittman 1 1-2 3, Lofberg 1 1-3 3. Totals: 31 (FG), 9 for 15 (FT).

PARK RAPIDS: Christenson 3 3-4 9, Lutz 1 0-0 2, Domino 2 1-1 5, Carlson 4 3-5 12, Vaadeland 0 2-4 2, Booge 0 0-0 0, Yliniemi 1 0-0 2, Bateman 0 0-0 0, Pierce 0 0-1 0, Olson 0 0-0 0, Grimes 0 3-4 3, Isaacson 0 0-0 0, Rittgers 1 0-0 2, Price 0 0-0 0. Totals: 12 (FG), 12 for 19 (FT).

Halftime: Thief River Falls 29, Park Rapids 17. Three-point field goals: Yaggie 1, Guzek 1, Carlson 1. Team fouls: Thief River Falls 17, Park Rapids 16. Fouled out: Vaadeland.

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