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Pirates overcome Bulldogs 58-53

Kirstin Korfe and Teresa Moenkedick tacked up 20 points apiece Tuesday as the Verndale Pirates tripped Swanville 58-53.

The Pirates have won three of their last five games and have a 5-7 record at the midway point in their season.

Marssa Evans gunned in 25 points for the Bulldogs while Tiffany Barthel contributed 14.

Following a Jan. 17 tilt at Pillager the Pirates will host three straight home games with Menahga, Bertha-Hewitt and Nevis.

Eagle Valley 46,

Verndale 43

Brooke Schumann netted 17 points and Bonnie Oliver added 10 Friday night as the Rebels held off a second half rally by the Pirates.

The Rebels went into the half leading 21-15 but the Pirates out-scored them 28-25 in the second half.

Teresa Moenkedick was the only player in double figures for Verndale with 21 points.