Viking boys open season with winPublished 4:58pm Saturday, November 23, 2013
PELICAN RAPIDS — The Pelican Rapids boys basketball team opened the season in grand fashion as it topped Wadena-Deer Creek 89-46 Friday.
The Vikings came out of the gate on fire as guard Ryan Bruggeman scored 22 first half points. Bruggeman would finish the game with a triple double scoring 31 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds.
Tyler Honrud, playing after his father passed away suddenly this week, was second in scoring coming off the bench to drop in 17 tallies for Pelican Rapids. Teammates Blaine Gorton (16) and Travis Haugen (11) were also in double figures.
The Vikings will take next week off before hosting Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2.