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New London-Spicer senior guard Lydia Kieft, right, dribbles upcourt under tight defensive pressure from Minnehaha Academy's Olivia West during the Wild-Card Tournament championship game Saturday in New London. NLS overpowered the previously unbeaten Redhawks 57-25. Tribune photo by Tom Larson.

Girls Basketball: NLS shocks Minnehaha to win Wild-Card


NEW LONDON — Neither coach nor players could summon words to describe what they had just accomplished.

The New London-Spicer girls basketball team dispatched the undefeated and No. 10-ranked Class AA team in the state by 32 points Saturday night to win the annual Wild-Card Tournament.

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Tom Larson

Tom Larson is the sports editor of the West Central Tribune.

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