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Eric Morken, Echo Press Brandon-Evansville's Heather Strese (left) fought for a rebound with Ashby's Mariah Nelson on Monday night.

Section 6A-South girls' basketball: Chargers move on with low-scoring victory

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In his more than 30 years of coaching, Dick Simpson has never seen the strategy from an opponent that he saw from Ashby on Tuesday night.


The Arrows came to Brandon hoping to upset the sixth-seeded Chargers in the opening round of the Section 6A playoffs. Their plan for doing that was to slow the game down and limit the possessions. The end result was a final score that looked more like a playoff game in football, with Brandon-Evansville moving on after a 24-13 win.

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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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