Friday, June 10, 2011
Class 1A Championship
By Brian Stensaas, Star Tribune
|New Life Academy players celebrate during the Class 1A state championship. David Joles, Star Tribune|
Nothing about New Life Academy's 8-2 victory over Cherry/Cotton in the
Class 1A championship game was particularly noteworthy alone. But it is
the fourth consecutive title for the Eagles. No other team has
accomplished that in the 34-year history of the tournament.
"We kind of joked about the four-peat but in all honesty we take this pretty seriously," coach Mick Ramey said.
Earlier this week, New Life Academy (24-4) set up a scrimmage with Hastings to get ready for the state tournament. It was one of the final steps of a season that has been all about the team's motto...
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