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Area Girls Basketball: Ackerman reaches milestone in PR-B win


PINE RIVER — Autumn Ackerman tallied 16 points and eight rebounds to surpass the 1,000 point milestone as Pine River-Backus routed Park Rapids 77-26 in Thursday’s non-conference game.

Ackerman now has 1,007 career points to go with 1,070 career rebounds to become the only PR-B Tiger to reach the century mark in both categories.

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