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Published February 11, 2013, 10:26 PM

Red River Gets the Sweep Over Central

Grand Forks Red River defeated Grand Forks Central Monday night in girls and boys basketball.

By: Dan Corey, WDAZ

The Red River boys basketball team moved into a first-place tie with Fargo Shanley as they defeated cross-town rival Grand Forks Central 80-61 Monday night. The Riders moved to 13-1 on the season while the Knights fell to 2-13.

Red River also won the girls game beating Central 74-42. Ellie Ripplinger paced the Riders with 29 points. Red River girls are now 10-5 with Central sitting at 2-11.