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Eric Morken, Echo Press Junior Beau Backhaus threw in the first inning of his team's 7-5 win over St. Cloud Tech on Tuesday. Backhaus allowed no earned runs and just three hits through six innings of work.

Card baseball: Alexandria wins home opener

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It wasn't the classic home run moment for Alexandria's Jordan Domine on Tuesday night.

That feeling of connecting on the sweet spot and knowing it's gone from the moment the ball leaves the bat? That is not how the senior catcher recalled his three-run shot in the bottom of the first inning during the Cardinals home opener.


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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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