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Welch and Korf Combine for 37 Points as Vikings Defeat Wolverines

By Craig Olson, 01/25/22, 9:15PM CST


Ellie Welch (20) and Morgan Korf (17) combined for 37 points on Tuesday night in Wadena as the Pelican Rapids girls’ basketball team recorded a 54-29 non-conference victory over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines.  Welch drained 4 of the Vikings 6 made 3-pointers in the game.

Pelican Rapids led 22-12 at the half with Welch hitting 3 of her 4 3’s in the half.  Korf added 4 assists, 4 rebounds and 2 steals, Welch snared 6 rebounds and Kelsey Isaman dished out 3 assists.  Tori Stephenson also grabbed 4 boards.

The Wolverines were led by Addyson Gravelle with 11 points, including making all four of her free throws.  WDC was a perfect 8-for-8 on the foul line.  Madison Packer added 5 points.

Pelican Rapids (11-5) will host DGF in a Heart O’ Lakes Conference contest on Friday night.  The Vikings are 4-2 against HOL teams.

Wadena-Deer Creek (8-6) will close out the week with road games at New York Mills on Thursday and at Perham on Friday.