Pair of losses to start Pirates girls season


Black River’s Emily Zumack drives the baseline against Rittman.

Black River’s Emily Zumack drives the baseline against Rittman.


Erica Benson of the Lady Pirates tries to steal the ball.


Jenna-Star Shranko looks to make a pass through a stiff Rittman defense.


Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington Enterprise

The host of the Rittman Tip-Off Classic ran away with a 49-24 win over the Black River girls in season-opening basketball action. The Pirates went on to lose by just three to Lake Center Christian on Saturday, 56-53 in non-conference play.

Black River’s Emily Zumack drives the baseline against Rittman.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/11/web1_BlackRiverGirlsBBallVsRittman-2-of-5-.jpgBlack River’s Emily Zumack drives the baseline against Rittman.

Erica Benson of the Lady Pirates tries to steal the ball.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/11/web1_BlackRiverGirlsBBallVsRittman-3-of-5-.jpgErica Benson of the Lady Pirates tries to steal the ball.

Jenna-Star Shranko looks to make a pass through a stiff Rittman defense.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/11/web1_BlackRiverGirlsBBallVsRittman-5-of-5-.jpgJenna-Star Shranko looks to make a pass through a stiff Rittman defense.

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