Area Girls Basketball: Hornets outscore Owatonnna for win

Three area girls basketball teams were in action Friday, Dec. 16.

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OWATONNA — Emma Moore finished with 13 points and five steals to lead the Lake Region Christian Hornets to a 40-21 victory over Owatonna Friday, Dec. 16.

Azli Pulak added 11 points and eight steals and Nikole Thorson and Olivia Adams both secured seven rebounds as the Hornets outrebounded their opponent 28-13.

Owatonna 10 11 -- 21

Lake Region 22 18 -- 40


Elizabeth Dunlap 2, Hannah Cahill 7, Hailey Cooke 4, Aryiel Long 6, Hannah Harms 2.


Azil Pulak 11, Olivia Adams 6, Nikole Thorson 8, Abrianna Nagel 2, Emma Moore 13. FG 18-63 (28.6%), FT 1-4 (25%). 3-point 3-16 (18.6%). Overall: 3-3. Next: at St. Francis 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19.

Braham 60, Aitkin 29

AITKIN — Abigail Palm scored eight points for the Aitkin Gobblers as they fell to the Braham Bombers 60-29 Friday, Dec. 16.

Braham 24 36 — 60

Aitkin 16 13 — 29


Madison Davis 14, Arin Zimpel 15, Emily Davis 1, Julia Kuhnke 8, Morgan Rysdam 2, Alex Rysdam 5, Sophie Johnson 2, Nickole Dovernay 13.


Abigail Palm 8, Emma Jacobson 3, Teagan Piecek 3, Brita Westman 4, Emma Skaj 3, Ella Janzen 3, Josie Kostick 4, Camille Parenteau 1. Overall: 3-2. Next: at Milaca 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20.


Sauk Rapids 45, Little Falls 36

LITTLE FALLS — Kendal Swantek scored 12 points for Little Falls in the Flyers’ 45-36 loss to Sauk Rapids in the first round of the Pine County Bank Tournament Friday, Dec. 16.

Sophia Sinclair added 10 points for the Flyers.

Sauk Rapids 25 20 — 45

Little Falls 20 16 — 36


Kendal Swantek 12, Sophia Sinclair 10, Claire VanRisseghem 3, Leah LeBlanc 4, Anastahja Steadman 2, Maria Smude 3, Riley Becker 2. FG 15-47 (31%), FT 3-6 (50%). 3-point 3-7 (42%). Overall: 1-2. Next: hosts Upsala 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17.

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