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Alexandria girls lose to Armstrong, will play for third place Saturday

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Robbinsdale Armstrong handed Alexandria its first loss of the season 77-68 on Friday night in an opening round game of the Cardinals’ holiday tournament.


Alexandria led 48-41 at one point in the second half, but Armstrong was able to pull away for the nine-point victory.

The Cardinals will now play in the third place game of the holiday tournament on Saturday at 5 p.m. against Moorhead.

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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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