Basketball: Thunder girls lose opener to Fridley 64-29

The Zimmerman Thunder lost their girls basketball opener to the Fridley Tigers 64-29 on Tuesday evening in Fridley. Hannah Niewald tallied 18 points and Rachel Duehn 12 to lead Fridley. Heather McCormick scored 8 points and Lexi Wiemerl 6 for Zimmerman. The Thunder will play at Pierz on Thursday, Dec. 8.