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Eric Morken, Echo Press Sophomore defenseman Shanee Herd battled for the puck along the boards during the third period of Alexandria's first-round game against Warroad last Wednesday.

Card girls' hockey: Two losses end state tourney

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The Alexandria girls' hockey team knew things would not come easy from the get-go at this year's state tournament.

The Cardinals drew a loaded Warroad team in the first round that was looking to repeat as the Class A state champions. The Warriors used that game as a stepping stone with a 7-0 win that propelled them to another state title after beating South St. Paul 5-1 on Saturday.


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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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