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By Dennis Semrau
Sports Reporter 

Eagles girls split a pair


November 30, 2017

Riley Breunig (11) and Sauk Prairie's girls basketball team defeated Beloit Memorial last week.

Sophomore Ella Schad was struggling from 3-point range to open the season.

But as the adage goes, shooters shoot to get hot and shooters shoot to stay hot.

That rang true for Schad last Saturday after she sank four first-half three-pointers to spark Sauk Prairie to a 71-33 rout of host Beloit Memorial in a prep girls non-conference basketball game.

"Ella was 2-of-12 in our first game against River Valley, but I told her if she's open to keep shooting," Sauk Prairie coach Amber Fiene said.

Schad took her coach's advice and sank a pair of threes to jump-start an early surge and the rest of th...

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