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Basketball: Card boys falter at Brainerd

The Cardinal boys' basketball team traveled to Brainerd and came up just short in a 54-47 loss against the Warriors last Thursday night. Brainerd used its full-court pressured to disrupt Alexandria and jump out to an early lead. The Cardinals adj...

The Cardinal boys' basketball team traveled to Brainerd and came up just short in a 54-47 loss against the Warriors last Thursday night.

Brainerd used its full-court pressured to disrupt Alexandria and jump out to an early lead. The Cardinals adjusted to the pressure and were able to take a one-point lead into the break.

The Warriors came out in the second and continued to pressure Alexandria with a 1-3-1 press. The Cardinals struggled to break down the defense with much consistency as they dropped to .500 with the loss.

The Cardinals fell to 7-7 overall and 4-7 in Central Lakes Conference play.

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