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Alexandria’s Rachel Sjostrand reached high to put away a return in her first doubles match against Brainerd on Tuesday night. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)

Alex tennis: Cards shift focus to section tourney

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The Alexandria tennis team couldn’t gain any momentum heading into the Section 8AA tournament as the Cardinals dropped their third match in the last four contests in a 5-2 loss to Brainerd on Tuesday night.


Alexandria hosted senior night and the last matches at the Discovery Middle School courts but couldn’t sustain some early leads against the Central Lakes Conference’s second-place team. The only wins for the Cardinals came at second and fourth singles.

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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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