Alexandria was held to 18 points in the first half, but a 38-point second half and strong defense gave Alexandria its second section title in three years. Alexandria is now headed to the Class AAA State Tournament.
Alexandria held off a comeback attempt from Rocori to earn a 69-57 win in the section semifinals. Alexandria is now set for a rematch in the Section 8AAA title game against the defending section champions, St. Cloud Tech.
The Alexandria girls advanced to the Section 8AAA Championship with a win over Willmar, while the Alexandria and Osakis boys ended their regular seasons with wins and other area teams played in the playoffs.