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Tribune photo by Tom Larson Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg guard Maddi Strandberg, left, drives to the basket as Benson’s Gracie Grussing defends during the first half of a non-conference game Monday in Kerkhoven.

Girls basketball: Fighting Saints take out Benson


KERKHOVEN — Kalli Forsell had 16 points and Maddi Strandberg followed with 15 Monday to help Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg keep Benson winless on the season as the Fighting Saints posted a 44-37 non-conference win.

KMS (6-13) led 21-18 at halftime, but Benson (0-20) did go ahead for a brief period in the second half. The Fighting Saints answered by getting some free throws and some key defensive stops to pull ahead and stay in front for good.

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