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Wildcat junior Paige Lucking, left, battles Hudson's Kindra Witthus for control of a loose ball in the second half of the Cats' 54-42 victory over the Raiders last Tuesday at the high school gym. River Falls went on to defeat Eau Claire Memorial, 55-37, Friday on the road to go 2-0 on the week. Bob Burrows photo

Girls take care of BRC business

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The Wildcat girls' basketball team took early leads in both of its games last week and never let up on its way to a pair of Big Rivers Conference victories -- 54-42 over Hudson and 55-37 over Eau Claire Memorial.


Monday night the Cats dropped a 53-41 nonconference decision at Durand.

River Falls, now 4-5 in the BRC, 8-8 overall, will host conference leader Menomonie (7-1, 14-1) Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, they will host Altoona (8-6).

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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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