Wolverines top Pierz; Pirates fall
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines walked away winners Tuesday as they opened their 2009-10 season with a 58-49 victory over Pierz.
Avery Jackson pumped in 19 points to lead the WDC scoring effort but it was defense that held the Pioneers at bay in the first half, allowing the hometown team only 15 points.
"The girls played very hard and physical," WDC head coach Brian Silbernick said. "Our team defense was very good, especially in the first half."
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