Sari Noga of Parkers Prairie, the only in-state signee in the Gophers' 2010 women's basketball recruiting class, became the state's career rebounding leader Tuesday night.
In a 74-30 victory over Battle Lake, the 5-10 guard had 12 rebounds to give her a career total of 1,617. The previous record was 1,608, set by Janice Streit of Eden-Valley Watkins in 1984.
Parkers Prairie is 19-1; the Panthers lost at Battle Lake 54-53 on Jan 15. Parkers Prairie is ranked No. 3 in Class 1A.
The the top five in career rebounds now looks like this...
1. Noga, 1,617
2. Streit, 1,608
3. Randie Wirt, New Prague, 2000, 1,578
4. Jessica Benson, Grand Meadow, 2009, 1,529
5. Shelby Slygh, Cotton, 2006, 1,523
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