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Ellie Rutten led all scorers with 21 points in the Eagles 49-47 victory over Perham. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Girls Basketball: Rutten leads Eagles past Perham 49-47

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NEW YORK MILLS -- Sophomore center Ellie Rutten led all scorers with 21 points, including 14 of the Eagles' 26 in the second half to lead New York Mills (4-2) to a 49-47 come-from-behind victory over the Perham Yellowjackets (0-7) in girls basketball action Monday evening.


The lead changed hands frequently in the first half leading to a 28-23 advantage for the Yellowjackets at the break.

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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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