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Tiger women fall short against Division II Northern State

ABERDEEN -- The Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball team was within four points with two minutes to play on Tuesday night at Northern State but couldn't quite pull off the upset in the exhibition contest, as the Division II Wolves won 7...

ABERDEEN - The Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball team was within four points with two minutes to play on Tuesday night at Northern State but couldn't quite pull off the upset in the exhibition contest, as the Division II Wolves won 72-64.

The Tigers were led by junior forward and Dimock native Erica Herrold with 19 points on 7-of-11 shooting. She added five rebounds in the loss. Two-time reigning GPAC Player of the Week Kristin Sabers continued her strong play with 15 points and five assists for DWU. Freshman Rylie Osthus finished with 12 points on 5-of-9 shooting.

DWU shot 25-of-55 from the field and 8-of-24 from deep, while getting outrebounded 41-27.

DWU 12 13 19 20 - 64

Northern State 15 18 24 15 - 72

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Dakota Wesleyan (10-1)

Erica Herrold 7-11 4-4 19 Kristin Sabers 6-16 1-1 15 Amber Bray 3-6 0-0 8 Gabby Frykbo 1-7 0-0 2 Rylie Osthus 5-9 1-2 12 Hope Menning 2-3 0-0 6 Madison Kuehl 1-2 0-0 2 Kelsey Bertram 0-1 0-0 0 TOTALS 25-55 6-7 64

Northern State (5-3)

Jill Conrad 6-14 0-0 13 Lauren Deadrick 4-12 2-4 10 Paige Waytashek 1-9 4-4 7 Alexis Tappe 4-6 2-2 10 Devon Brecke 6-12 4-4 19 Gabby Laimer 1-2 0-0 3 Bethany Crosswait 1-2 0-0 2 Miranda 4-7 0-0 8 TOTALS 27-64 12-14 72

3-point goals: DWU 8-24 (Sabers 2, Amber Bray 2, Hope Menning 2, Herrold, Osthus), Northern State 6-15 (Brecke 3, Conrad, Waytashek, Laimer); Rebounds; DWU 27 (Amber Bray 6), NSU 41 (Deadrick 19); Assists: DWU 14 (Sabers 5, Frykbo 5), NSU 17 (Brecke 4); Fouled out: None;

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