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Joe Brown, Marshall Independent Willmar's Megan Skalla, left, looks for a pass as Marshall's Kenzie Beekman and another defender close in on the trap during the first round of the Section 2AAA playoffs Tuesday at Marshall High School.

Girls basketball: Marshall eliminates Cardinals


MARSHALL -- After 35 seasons of coaching, Willmar head coach Brad Atchison's run ended with a 60-49 loss to Marshall on Tuesday in the Section 2AAA quarterfinals.

Willmar finished the season at 12-14 overall while Marshall will advance to play No. 1 Hutchinson in the semifinals Saturday.

The Cardinals came out of the gate strong. After going up 5-3 to start the game, Willmar went on a 12-0 run, including threes by Anne Dunham and Heather Horning.

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