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Ryan Bruggeman scores two of his game-high 13 points on a reverse layup in Pelican Rapids' victory over Perham Friday. Robert Williams/FOCUS

No. 4-2A Pelican Rapids clamps down on Perham 53-40


PELICAN RAPIDS -- The No. 4-2A Pelican Rapids Vikings (3-1) clamped down on defense in the second half and defeated the Perham Yellowjackets (3-2) by the score of 53-40 Friday evening.

The Vikings held Perham scoreless for the first six minutes of the second half and built on their 17-12 advantage at the break with a 12-0 run to go up 29-12 with 12 minutes to go. Hunter Salathe's first basket of the game snapped the Pelican Rapids run.

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Robert Williams
Robert has been the Sports Editor for the Focus since 2010 covering multiple state and national championship teams and is a mainstay at state tournaments each season covering the successful, athletic programs of Perham and New York Mills High Schools.
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