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The 4x100-meter relay team of (left to right) James Holmquist, Nathan Huss, Mitch Peck and Donovan Chock posed for a photo after taking second at the section track meet, despite never having raced together in the event before. They will compete at the state meet today. (Contributed)

Alexandria boys' track and field: Cards hope to surprise people

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The Cardinal boys' track and field coach Mike Empting believes anything can happen on the big stage of a state meet.

That's why six Alexandria athletes head to Hamline University with high hopes today, a year after the Cardinals were not represented in St. Paul for the first time in a long time.


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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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