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Farmington Senior Babe Ruth second baseman Tyler Knutson receives the throw from catcher Cole Luskey and tags out a Faribault base-stealer during Thursday's 7-4 win in Burnsville.

Babe Ruth: Farmington goes down swinging in division tournament

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Fifth-seeded Farmington managed to make some noise in the South Division Senior Babe Ruth Tournament last weekend.

Farmington upset fourth-seeded Faribault 7-4 in the opening round, then put a scare into top-seeded Bloomington, holding a 5-2 lead late in an eventual 8-5 loss on Friday night. The team concluded a 3-14 summer season with a 10-8 loss to No. 3 Lakeville North on Saturday at Alimagnet Park in Burnsville.


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Matt Steichen
Matt Steichen has been the sports editor at the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa. He has previously been a sports writer at the Sioux City Journal and Le Mars Daily Sentinel and the sports editor at the Austin Daily Herald.
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