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Girls Basketball: Sebeka hands Eagles fourth conference loss

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Girls Basketball: Sebeka hands Eagles fourth conference loss
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The Sebeka Trojans (10-2, -0) remained tied with Henning at the top of the Park Region Conference standings, after a 64-34 victory in New York Mills (1-10, 1-4) Friday night.

The loss is the ninth consecutive for the Eagles, after their only win in game two of the season over Pillager (0-10, 0-4).

Ellie Rutten led the Eagles with 12 points. Tori Kempenich added 10.

Sebeka's Alicia Boe scored 14 points. Boe is a former Eagle. She played in New York Mills in the 2009 season.

Senior Sebeka center Jessica Lillquist led all scorers with 18 points.

The Trojans blew the game open early leading 43-13 at the half. The teams played an even second half with both squads tallying 21 points each.

Eagle results

Sebeka at New York Mills, Friday, Jan. 6.

Eagles 13 21 - 34

Trojans 43 21 - 64

Scoring stats (2-3-ftm-fta-pts) --NYM: Tori Kempenich 4-0-2-2-10; Jenna Esala 1-0-0-0-2; Kristin Kane 1-0-0-0-2; Shelsey Honer 0-0-1-2-1; Amber Barvels 2-0-1-4-5; Abbe Hendrickx 1-0-0-2-2; Ellie Rutten 4-0-4-4-12. Team: 13-0-8-14-34.

SEV: Jasmine Titcomb 1-0-0-0-2; Heidi Olson 2-0-1-2-5; Katianne Brockpahler 5-0-0-0-10; Logan Redetzke 3-0-1-2-7; Alicia Boe 5-0-4-4-14; Brett Brockpahler 4-0-0-1-8; Jessica Lillquist 9-0-0-0-18. Team: 29-0-6-9-64.

Robert Williams

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

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