Dragons Win Royalton Tourney; Tigers, Blizz Winners
The Pine City Dragons earn early season hardware on the hardwood. The Dragons girls basketball team won the Royalton tournament Thursday with a 43-21 win over Onamia.
Karina Nordrum poured in a double-double with 15 points and 14 rebounds. Gretchen Linzmeier added 14 points. The Dragons are now 4-2 and will play Onamia again Friday.
The Rush City lady Tigers were 58-42 winners over Grantsburg on a game heard on WCMP-FM.
Tigers Head Coach Mark Henrich talks with Dan Hinrichs:
The Pirates have now dropped four straight since their opening night win.
Grantsburg head coach Penny Curtin:
On the ice, the Burnett Blizz took care of business at home against Pine City-Rush City in a border battle. The Blizz get the 3-2 win. Anthony Dietmeirer netted the game winner with 3:30 left in the 3rd period. Blizz goalie Thomas Labatt stopped 40 shots in the game.
Blizz at North Branch Saturday, Dragons play Proctor Thursday.