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GBB: North Branch defeats Perham in Little Falls title game

LITTLE FALLS — Perham was defeated in the championship final by Class 3A North Branch 52-39.

North Branch pulled away in the second half after a tight game was a one-point deficit for the Yellowjackets at halftime 22-21.

Courtney Selbitscka and Morgan Coleman scored in double figures for the Vikings. Selbitscka scored a game-high 18 points. Coleman recorded a double-double scoring 10 points, while pulling down 11 rebounds.

Analea Erickson scored 12 points to lead Perham. Brittany Miller added eight points.

The Vikings held Scheidecker off the scoreboard, allowing the Perham senior only one point to go with eight rebounds and a steal.

Scheidecker was named to the All-Tournament team.


PER 21 18 — 39

NB  22 30 — 52

PER: Erickson 12, Miller 8, Beachy 7, Rutten 6, Roberts 3, Von Ruden 2, Scheidecker 1.

NB: Selbitscka 18, Coleman 10, Gazda 6, Davis 4, Carlson 4, Hartmann 4, Huset 3, Comer 2.

Robert Williams

Sports Editor at 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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