Blackbird girls grind out two wins on the hardwood

Pettisville girls basketball opened the season with a pair of two-point wins, besting Stryker 41-39 at home Friday before winning 37-35 at Edgerton on Saturday.

Against the Panthers, Grace Crawford scored 14 points and Ellie Grieser 12 for the Blackbirds. That duo again led Pettisville on Saturday, Crawford notching 11 and Grieser nine.

Pettisville (2-0) hosts Hilltop Tuesday night in a non-league tilt.