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Hudson senior Kait Haag (43) hits a jumper over a Superior defender for two of her game-high 20 points in the Raiders' 61-53 season-opening loss to the Spartans Friday afternoon at the high school gym. The Raiders cut the Spartans' 16-point lead to six late in the game but came up just short of the win. Bob Burrows photo

Girls Basketball: Raiders' rally falls short

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The Raider girls' basketball team battled back from a 16-point deficit to cut Superior's lead to six with under a minute remaining, but the comeback effort came up just short and the Spartans escaped with a 61-53 victory in the season opener for both teams Friday afternoon at the high school.


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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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