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Tiger senior guard Laura Troftgruben (right) dove in to force a jump ball during the team's win over Prescott last week.

Tiger girls use defense to become a factor in MBC basketball race

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The biggest upset of the Middle Border Conference season thus far was pulled off by the New Richmond girls basketball team.

The Tiger girls used a ferocious defensive effort to stun Prescott last Thursday, 43-35.


Prescott had brought an 8-2 overall record into the game, while the Tigers were 2-4 at that point. The win, combined with the Tigers' win over Baldwin-Woodville last Tuesday, raised the Tigers to 2-1 in the conference standings.

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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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