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New Richmond girls basketball knocks off state-ranked Chippewa Falls

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The New Richmond girls basketball team started the fourth quarter with a 7-0 run to take the lead and the Tigers never gave it back in beating state-ranked Chippewa Falls 52-47 on Tuesday night at New Richmond HIgh School.


Chippewa Falls came into the game ranked ninth in Division 1. The Cards relied on outside shooting for most of their points while the Tigers utilized a well-rounded offense to overcome the Cardinals.

Sydney Kannel led a balanced Tiger attack with 15 points. Hannah Swetlik scored 11 points, Kaitlynn Belisle 9 points, Mattie Kidder 7 points, Maddie Kelly 6 points and Kennedy Kling 4 points.

Dave Newman
Dave Newman has been the sports editor at the New Richmond News since 1988. He has covered the action in the Middle Border Conference, Dunn-St. Croix Conference and Big Rivers Conference for nearly 30 years.
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