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Eighth-grader Ellie Rutten has been a leader, despite her age, for a New York Mills girls basketball team trying to find itself while spending most of its time on the road.

Eagles look to break to regroup

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The New York Mills Eagles girls basketball team is going into the holiday break looking for a change of momentum.

The Eagles dropped three games in four days all on the road last week. New York Mills traveled to: Battle Lake Tuesday, losing 52-40, at Verndale Thursday, 56-38, and back on the road Friday at Eagle Valley for a 60-37 loss.


The Eagle girls have been a few plays from changing the tide of games so far this year.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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