The Red Wing girls' basketball team held a slim 3-point lead at halftime, but was able to pull away in the second half en route to a 71-58 victory of Rochester Mayo on Thursday.

The Wingers spread the ball around and had four girls in double-digit points. Abi Deming led the way with 20 points, six rebounds and a team-high four steals. Kyli Nelson made two 3-pointers and finished with 18 points. Sydnee Nelson made three 3-pointers to finish with 14 points. Sydney Rahn grabbed a team-high 13 rebounds along with a team-high eight assists. Elle Thorson added 10 points.

Red Wing (6-0) will look to remain undefeated against Mankato East on Saturday.


Red Wing breezed past Faribault 77-31 for the team's fifth consecutive win to start the season.

The Wingers built a big 42-18 first-half lead and continued to dominate in the second half. The Wingers made 12 3-pointers and shot 70 percent from the field.

Kyli Nelson made seven 3-pointers and two free throws to finish with a team-high 23 points for the Wingers. Hallie Roschen and Sydnee Nelson each had 11 points. Abi Deming had seven points, a team-high six rebounds and tied Sydney Rahn for the team-high in assists with four.

Red Wing looks for win No. 6 against Rochester Mayo at home on Thursday.