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Softball: Lourdes Eagles Class AA State Champions

June 07, 2019 11:44 PM

(ABC 6 News) - The Rochester Lourdes Eagles Softball team has won their first state title in program history in their state tournament debut.

The second-seed Eagles took on the top-seed Norwood-Young America Raiders on Friday afternoon at Caswell Park for the Class AA state title. Lourdes knew what they had to do and they upset the Raiders, winning 10-1.

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“They were ready to go today, we put a good game plan in front of them and it all came down to Anna," Eagles head coach Becky Macken said. "She had her off-speed working really really well. We weren’t going to beat them unless we kept them guessing. She kept them guessing and she pitched a gem.”

Taylor pitched a complete game after pitching in the Class AA quarterfinals against Annandale (8-6) and the Class AA semifinals against Pipestone Area (2-1) on Thursday.

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