Pelican Rapids at Mahnomen/Waubun

Pelican Rapids at Mahnomen/Waubun

February 27, 2021 0


Pelican Rapids 56 at Mahnomen/Waubun 71 (BBB)

The top ranked Class A Boys basketball  Mahnomen/Waubun Thunderbirds remain unbeaten with a 15 point victory over Pelican Rapids on Saturday afternoon.  The Thunderbirds would go on a 12-0 and 15-0 run in the first half, going into halftime with a 20 point lead.  The Vikings would fall behind by as many as 30 points in the second half, then did chip that lead down to 13 points later in the half, but turnovers and points off turnovers would remain the keys to victory, along with pressure defense on the side of the Thunderbirds. Mahnomen/Waubun heads to Cass Lake Bena on Monday, Pelican Rapids hosts Thief River Falls on Tuesday.

JV – 61-38 Mahnomen/Waubun
C-Team – 48-35 Pelican Rapids

Mahnomen/Waubun (12-0)
15 turnovers, 37 rebounds, 8-13 free throws
Loden Clark 19 points
Payton Keezer 12 points 12 rebounds
Tanner Pazdernik 10 points
Cooper Houdek 11 points 6 rebounds

comments from MW coach John Clark Jr 5511W

Pelican Rapids (6-6)
24 turnovers, 28 rebounds, 2-8 free throws
Liam Sytsma 12 points 4 rebounds
Jayden Rutherford 9 points
Logan Fahje & Brayden Ecker 8 points each

Pelican Rapids coach John Gullingsrud comments 23456

Mahnomen Waubun coach John Clark Jr comments 12345


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