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Osakis seniors Annalise Savageau (left) and Brooke Sorenson team up for a block attempt during the 6AA-North semifinals match against Melrose on Tuesday night. The two combined for 21 kills. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)

Osakis loses section battle to Melrose

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The Osakis volleyball team saw its season come to a close Tuesday night after a five-set battle with Melrose in the second round of the Section 6AA tournament.


The Silverstreaks seemed to be in command of the match, up 2-1 and with a substantial lead in the fourth set. But Melrose fought back, eventually winning the set 25-23 before winning the decisive fifth set 15-10.

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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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