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Tom Schmidt handles the puck for the Blizzard during the first period of a 5-4 home win over Twin City on Friday. Schmidt was one of five Alexandria players who scored a goal in the game. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)

Blizzard holds on for 5-4 victory


Heading into its game Friday against a team only six points behind in the standings, the Alexandria Blizzard knew a win over Twin City at home would be a big boost in the playoff race.

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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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