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Verndale's Eric Blaha tries a jumper in the paint during the first half of a Feb. 14 tilt with Staples-Motley. Blaha scored 16 points for the Pirates in a 69-66 win. Photo by Brian Hansel, Pioneer Journal

Pirates tack up 71-50 win over Trojans

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The Verndale Pirates went 21 of 26 at the foul stripe Tuesday in reeling off a 71-50 victory over Park Region Conference foe Sebeka.

Dallas Ehrmantraut was Verndale's top gunner with 26 points. Marcos Gomez popped in 12 points and Josh Gilb scored 11.


Derek Lillquist scored a dozen points for the Trojans, who received scoring from 11 players. The Trojans put up 29 3-point shots and connected on nine of them. They converted on 29 percent of their field goal shots.

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