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Pirates open season with 61-50 win

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Teresa Moenkedick canned 27 points as the Verndale Pirates opened their cage season with a 61-50 victory over Browerville.

Kristen Korfe and Jordyn Glenz combined for 25 points.

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The Pirates had a sensational night at the line going 23 for 29 for an impressive 79 percent average.

"The girls did a good job on defense the entire night and did a great job from the free throw line," Verndale Head Coach Art Schluttner said.

Paige Callahan netted 14 points for the Tigers while Haley Piotrowski scored 10.

The Pirates out-rebounded the Tigers 27-17.

VERNDALE (61)

K. Korfe 13, J. Glenz 12, S. Moenkedick 5, J. Schluttner 2, T. Moenkedick 27, K. Dailey 2. Totals: 16/2 23-29 61

BROWERVILLE (50)

P. Callahan 14, M. Hegseth 8, H. Piotrowski 10, K. Knutson 6, C. Pearson 5, A. Buhl 2, K. Buchta 3. Totals: 16/3 9-20 50

Browerville 26 24 -- 50

Verndale 27 34 -- 61

Fouls: Browerville 21, Verndale 17

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