Wausau East falls to Merrill

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CWS Sports Desk

January 18, 2019

Merrill– Merrill jumped out to a 30-17 lead in the first half of their Wisconsin Valley contest against Wausau East on Thursday night and held on in the second half to secure a 52-35 victory.

Dalie Thomas and Claire Drew led the Bluejays with 11 points.  Rylee Mrachek contributed 10.

The Lumberjacks got 12 points from Abby Thompson.

East falls to 1-16 overall and 0-7 in the Valley.  Merrill improves to 8-6 overall and 2-5 in conference play.

1 2 F
East 17 18 35
Merrill 30 22 52

East Scoring: Thompson 12, Braatz 4, Gilles 7, Boulanger 4, Merriwether 3, Kronberger 5

Merrill Scoring: Thomas 11, Tabor 6, Krueger 6, Lahr 1, Reese Mrachek 1, Drew 11, Prebeg 6, Rylee Mrachek 10