Facing ninth-ranked Austin and looking for revenge after a 42-34 loss just over a month ago, the sixth-ranked Red Wing girls' basketball team downed the Packers 63-44 Friday night.

The Wingers jumped out to a 35-22 lead in to the first half and sustained that lead in the second. The Wingers shot just under 50 percent (27 of 55) from the field and turned the ball over twice.

Sydney Rahn had 16 points, eight rebounds and four steals to lead the Wingers. Abi Deming scored 12 points with seven rebounds and a team-high four assists. Kyli Nelson shot 2 of 8 from 3-point range and finished with 10 points. Sydnee Nelson contributed nine points and four steals, while Lily Befort added six points.

Red Wing (22-2) extends its win streak to eight games. The Wingers next hosts Albert Lea on Tuesday.


Red Wing scored 42 points in the first half and added to its big lead in a 71-44 win over Rochester Century.

The Wingers shot 53 percent from the field and made 8 of 15 from 3-point range.

Kyli Nelson led the Wingers with 16 points and was 4 of 7 from behind the arc. Sydnee Nelson had 12 points and made a pair of 3-pointers. Abi Deming had nine points. Sydney Rahn contributed eight points, a team-high seven assists and team-high six rebounds. Hallie Roschen added seven points.