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Alexandria’s Justin Cumberbatch (left) finishes off a tackle against the Otters’ Adam Gerner as the Cardinals’ Joe Gorghuber helps out during the regular-season finale at Citizens Field. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)

Alex football: A fitting finale at Citizens Field

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The Alexandria football team went into last night’s Section 8AAAAA opener with a little momentum after taking care of Fergus Falls in a 21-14 game that put the finishing touches on a memorable 42-year run at Citizens Field. 


Senior quarterback John Vogeler had a hand in all three of Alexandria’s touchdowns as he connected with Aaron Steidl on a 27-yard score in the first quarter and added two more touchdowns on the ground.

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Eric Morken
Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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