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Ellie Rutten drains two of her game-high 19 points leading the Eagles to their first victory of the season. Bob Williams/FOCUS

Girls basketball: Eagles bounce back in a big way

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The New York Mills Eagles girls basketball team (1-1) bounced back from a rough opener to blow out Pillager 60-20 at home Tuesday evening.


"Tonight was a good game for us," Head Coach JJ Weller said. "It was a total team effort."

The Eagles got out to a 27-7 advantage early and took a 23-point advantage into the break up 36-13.

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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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