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Elmwood girls hoops wins first game


ELMWOOD - The Elmwood High School girls basketball team won its first ballgame of the season Monday evening 37-27.

The Raiders, 1-10 overall, were able to break out from a slight 21-18 lead at the end of the third quarter by going on a 14-5 run in the fourth quarter led by Alysha Hoyt's eight points. She finished with 10 points and became the first Elmwood players this season to break into double figures.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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