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Park Rapids girls top Warroad, fall to D-G-F

Bria Wolff's double-double sparked the Park Rapids girls basketball team to a 68-46 win over Warroad last Saturday night at the Area High School gym.

     Bria Wolff’s double-double sparked the Park Rapids girls basketball team to a 68-46 win over Warroad last Saturday night at the Area High School gym.

     Wolff scored two inside baskets, Gabie Johnson hit a jumper and Katie Klein scored on a layup as the Panthers jumped out to a 9-0 lead. After Warroad cut the gap to 9-7, two layups by Jaiden McCollum, a 3-pointer by Macky Warne, layups by Megan Grimes and Klein, and a three-point play by Klein pushed the lead to 23-10 with 8:27 to play in the first half. Three inside baskets by Grimes and a jumper by Wolff made it 32-17 at the 3:35 mark before the Panthers carried a 32-23 lead into the half.

     Four baskets by Wolff, three baskets by Madison Steffel, a 3-pointer and jumper by Warne, and two baskets apiece by Johnson, Grimes and Klein in the second half sealed the win.

     Wolff had 15 points and 10 rebounds, Klein scored 14 points and had five assists, and Grimes had 13 points and five steals for the Panthers.

     Molly McDonald scored a game-high 21 points for the Warriors, who fell to 0-6 against Section 8AA opponents and 2-11 overall.

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WARROAD: Khemmany 2 4-6 8, Fast 0 2-6 2, Oftedahl 2 0-0 4, Plovie 2 1-1 5, McDonald 7 4-6 21, Dalen 3 0-1 6. Totals: 16 (FG), 11 for 20 (FT).

PARK RAPIDS: H. Johnson 0 0-4 0, Grimes 6 1-2 13, Klein 5 4-6 14, Wolff 7 1-2 15, G. Johnson 7 1-2 15, Wagner 0 0-0 0, Warne 3 0-0 8, Overmyer 0 0-0 0, McCollum 2 0-3 4, Steffel 3 0-0 6, Coborn 0 0-0 0, Jewison 0 0-0 0. Totals: 30 for 55 (FG), 6 for 18 (FT).

Halftime: Park Rapids 32, Warroad 23. Three-pointers: McDonald 3, Warne 2. Team fouls: Warroad 13, Park Rapids 18. Rebounds: Park Rapids 36 (Wolff 10, Grimes 7, Warne 4, McCollum 4, G. Johnson 4, Wagner 2, H.  Johnson 2, Klein 2, Overmyer 1). Assists: Park Rapids 18 (Klein 5, Wolff 3, Warne 2, Grimes 2, McCollum 2, Wagner 1, H.  Johnson 1, Steffel 1, G. Johnson 1). Steals: Park Rapids 14 (Grimes 5, G. Johnson 3, Wagner 1, Warne 1, H. Johnson 1, McCollum 1, Steffel 1, Wolff 1). Turnovers:  Park Rapids 10.

 

Balanced attack keys D-G-F’s win

     Five players scored in double figures in leading Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton to an 80-62 win over the Panthers Monday night at Glyndon.

     Eight different players scored as the Rebels built a 42-29 lead at the half. Alyson Brenna (14), Faith Anderson (13), Natalie Steiden (11), Sydney Honek (10) and Ally Reno (10) scored in double figures to lead a balanced attack for D-G-F, which improved to 5-3 against section teams and 9-4 overall.

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     Klein scored 23 points and Johnson added 17 points for the Panthers, who fell to 4-3 against section opponents and 9-5 overall.

 

PARK RAPIDS: H. Johnson 2 3-4 7, Grimes 1 1-4 3, Klein 7 7-10 23, Wolff 3 0-2 6, G. Johnson 8 1-2 17, Warne 1 0-0 2, McCollum 1 2-3 4. Totals: 23 for 60 (FG), 14 for 25 (FT).

D-G-F: Jacobson 2 0-0 5, Steiden 1 9-11 11, Anderson 4 4-6 13, Honek 4 1-2 10, Smith 3 2-4 8, Mullikin 2 0-0 4, Reno 4 2-3 10, Brenna 6 0-0 14, Molstre 2 0-0 5, Mercil 0 0-2 0. Totals: 28 (FG), 18 for 28 (FT).

Halftime: D-G-F 42, Park Rapids 29. Three-pointers: Klein 2, Jacobson 1, Anderson 1, Honek 1, Brenna 2, Molstre 1. Rebounds: Park Rapids 28 (Grimes 11, McCollum 5, Wolff 5, Klein 4, G. Johnson 3). Assists: Park Rapids 12 (McCollum 4, Klein 2, Wolff 2, Wagner 1, Warne 1, H. Johnson 1, G. Johnson 1). Steals: Park Rapids 9 (McCollum 4, Grimes 2, H. Johnson 1, Klein 1, G. Johnson 1). Blocked shots:  Park Rapids 1 (Klein 1). Team fouls: Park Rapids 17. Turnovers: Park Rapids 21.

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