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Parkers Prairie girls basketball
January 6, 2016
Girls basketball: Warriors outrun Panthers
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team ran into a dominant effort by Wheaton-Herman-Norcross on Tuesday night as the Warriors (9-1) won a 74-31 game on their home court. Jordan Stafford led three WHN players in double figures with 15. Briona Edwards added 14 and Anna Rinke finished...
January 6, 2016 - 1:22pm
December 18, 2015
Panthers bounce back against Ashby
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team bounced back from a 52-37 loss against Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa on Dec. 14 by beating Little Eight Conference foe Ashby 50-24 on Thursday night. Megan Benzinger had a big game against the Arrows with 21 points, including hitting on four three...
December 18, 2015 - 11:07am
December 9, 2015
Dreger pushes Panthers to 3-1
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team got back on track with a 75-65 victory over Hillcrest Lutheran Academy on Tuesday night in Fergus Falls. Sophomore guard Megan Dreger led the Panthers (3-1, 1-0 LEC) with 19 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and three steals. Junior forward...
December 9, 2015 - 12:07pm
December 8, 2015
Henning handles Panthers
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team fell to Henning 58-40 in its first loss of the season at home on Friday night. The Panthers (2-1) went down 30-21 at the half as the undefeated Hornets (3-0) created further separation in the final 18 minutes. Freshman forward Veronica...
December 8, 2015 - 12:06pm
December 4, 2015
Panthers rack up 21 steals in win
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team used its swarming defense to secure 21 steals and cruise to a 2-0 record after beating Pine River-Backus 62-33 on Thursday. The Panthers led 36-12 at the break and coasted to the win behind four players in double figures. Caroline Carlson...
December 4, 2015 - 1:43pm
December 2, 2015
Panthers trounce Bears in opener
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team had no problems in its season opener as the Panthers won 57-28 over Bertha-Hewitt on Tuesday night. Megan Benzinger had a nice night with three triples and 18 points to lead the way for Parkers Prairie. Megan Dreger added 11 points, six rebounds,...
December 2, 2015 - 11:47am
January 21, 2015
Panthers win close home game with NYM
The Parkers Prairie (6-2) girls basketball team won a close game with New York Mills (6-4) by edging the Eagles 51-49 on Thursday. Caroline Carlson had a team-high 13 points for the Panthers. Sarah Bunde added nine. Anna Guenther finished with seven and Renee Warren and Megan Dreger...
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
A new era in Parkers
Panther girls lean on depth after losing prolific scorers
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
December 17, 2014
Panthers drop first game to Underwood
The Underwood girls basketball team stayed unbeaten in the Little Eight Conference with a 3-0 record and a 3-1 mark overall with a 52-45 win on the road over Parkers Prairie. The Panthers came into the game with a 2-0 record but couldn’t overcome three players in double figures...
December 17, 2014 - 12:00am
Panthers defeat LPGE for third win
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team improved to 3-1 this season in a 44-31 road victory over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Friday. The Panthers held LPGE to just 11 points in the first half as they grabbed a five point halftime lead. Parkers Prairie heated up in the second half...
December 17, 2014 - 12:00am
December 12, 2014
Parkers Prairie improves to 2-0
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team won its second game of the season Tuesday in a 48-25 victory on the road over Henning. Parkers Prairie trailed 15-11 at halftime. But some strong second half scoring erased the deficit. The Panthers outscored Henning 37-10 in the second half. Sarah...
December 12, 2014 - 12:00am
December 4, 2014
Girls basketball: Parkers Prairie wins home opener over Bertha-Hewitt
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team opened its season started with a 74-45 win Tuesday at home victory over Bertha-Hewitt. The Panthers put up 43 points in the first half and finished with 31 in the second frame. Sarah Bunde led the Panthers’ scoring with 18 points in...
December 4, 2014 - 2:06pm
April 18, 2014
Christianson, Noga, Savageau make all-star series
The Douglas County area had some standout girls’ basketball players this past winter and three of those will play in the Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Series on April 25-26. Alexandria’s Amanda Christianson, Osakis’ Annalise Savageau and Parkers...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 2, 2014
Noga named LEC MVP
Parkers Prairie senior guard Micaela Noga battled with injury and illness throughout the season but still won the respect of those around the conference as she was named the Little Eight Player of the Year. Noga joined her dad and coach, John Noga, in taking home postseason honors...
April 2, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Panthers lose in section to B-H
The Parkers Prairie girls’ basketball team saw its season end Thursday in a 37-33 home loss to Bertha-Hewitt in the Section 5A basketball tournament. The Parkers Prairie offense struggled with Micaela Noga out of the lineup. Anna Guenther scored 11 points to lead the Panthers while...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am