Pine River-Backus boys' basketball team snapped a five-game losing streak with a 73-57 non-conference win over Sebeka on Monday, Feb. 3.
Zach Struss sparked PR-B with 18 points while Konrad Bueckers added 14 points, nine rebounds and seven assists.
Mitchell Blaha's 23 points paced the Verndale Pirates to an 83-67 win over the Pine River-Backus Tigers on Friday, Jan. 24.
The Tigers were led by Zach Struss with 16 points and Konrad Bueckers with 14.
Pine River-Backus sophomore Megan Porta qualified for the Class A state track and field meet in the Discus after she placed in the top two at the Section 6A meet at the University of Moorhead on Thursday, May 30.
The ninth-seeded Pine River-Backus Tigers were defeated by the lopsided score of 73-29 in their East Subsection 5A quarterfinal boys' basketball game against the much favored top-seeded Barnum Bombers in Barnum on Thursday, March 7.
The visiting Isle Huskies defeated the Pine River-Backus Tigers 94-69 on Friday, Feb. 22. The Tigers fall to 1-24 overall, and were scheduled to finish the regular season at Walker-Hackensack-Akeley on Feb. 26.
The visiting Red Lake Warriors defeated the Pine River-Backus Tigers 95-60 despite a hard fought effort from the Tigers on Friday, Jan. 18. The Warriors were able to consistently score points and often forced the Tigers into turnovers.