Girls basketball: Perham gets back on track over DGF

Recap from Perham girls basketball vs. DGF.

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The Perham girls basketball team got back on track on Thursday night with a dominating win over Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton.

The ninth-ranked Yellowjackets (7-3), according to Minnesota Basketball News, took care of business on both ends of the floor against the Rebels (1-7) in a 69-27 road win.

Sydney Anderson had a game-high 25 points after missing the two Grand8 Holiday Classic games. Willow Thiel and Olivia Pilgrim each had 11 points.

DGF didn’t have a scorer in double digits. Aria Garrett had eight points, while Lucy Hilton and Gabriel Tucker each had five points. The Yellowjackets outscored the Rebels 33-12 in the first half before cruising to a 42-point win.

PERHAM 33 36 - 69


DGF 12 15 - 27

PERHAM SCORING- Lauryn Rustad 3, Greta Hillukka 4, Lily Aakre 3, Kennedy Pilgrim 2, Olivia Pilgrim 11, Willow Thiel 11, Sydney Anderson 25, Caitlin Baardsen 8, Ryleigh Mickelson 2

DGF SCORING- Lucy Hilton 5, Gabrielle Tucker 5, Peyton Backes 4, Kaleigh Peterson 2, Ashley Taves 3, Aria Garrett 8

Jared Rubado is the sports editor for the Detroit Lakes Tribune and the Perham Focus. He moved to the area in September of 2021 after covering sports for the Alexandria Echo Press for nearly three years. Jared graduated from the University of Augustana in 2018 with degrees in journalism and sports managment.
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