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The Alexandria girls tennis team was unable to overcome a strong St. Cloud Tech team in a 6-1 loss at home on Tuesday.
The Alexandria boys' cross country team got off to a strong start with a first-place team finish, while the girls took second at the Brainerd "Run For Your Melon" Invite last Friday.
WEST CENTRAL AREA 39, W-DC 22 The West Central Area football team got its season off on the right foot with a win over Wadena-Deer Creek after racking up 354...
The Minnewaska tennis team hopes to compete with Osakis in the section field this season and the Lakers have gotten off to a good start with a 5-0 record after beating Benson 6-1 on Tuesday.
It was not easy, but the Osakis girls tennis team improved to 9-0 this season with a win in an away match against Staples-Motley last Tuesday.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 VOLLEYBALL Alexandria at St. Cloud Tech, 7 p.m. Brandon-Evansville vs. Underwood, 7:30 p.m. Osakis vs. Royalton, 6 p.m. WCA at LPGE, 6 p.m. Minnewaska at Sauk Centre,...
The Minnewaska volleyball team fell to 0-2 on the season with a three set loss to Morris last Tuesday.
SPORTS RECAPS FROM TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 TENNIS St. Cloud Tech 6, Alexandria 1 The Alexandria tennis team managed only one win throughout the lineup against perenial Central Lakes Conference power...
Moorhead 28, Alexandria 12 The Alexandria football team moved the ball pretty well in the season opener against Moorhead, but it was the Spuds who came away with a 28-12...
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 VOLLEYBALL Alexandria at Moorhead, 7 p.m. Brandon-Evansville vs. Hillcrest, 7:30 p.m. Ashby vs. Battle Lake, 7:30 p.m. Minnewaska vs. Morris Area, 6 p.m. Parkers Prairie at Rothsay,...