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Farmington girls tennis round-up

Farmington’s five-match winning streak came to an end with a 5-2 setback against South St. Paul Friday morning at the Boeckman Middle School courts.

The Tigers picked up one singles win and one doubles win. At No. 4 singles, Callie Olmscheid came from behind to win 5-7, 6-4 (10-4).

In doubles play, Beth and Lindsey Fairchild ran their record to a perfect 8-0 on the season with a 6-0, 6-1 decision.

South St. Paul won the other five matches in straight sets.

The Tigers resumed their rain-delayed match at Bloomington Jefferson Tuesday and are back home this afternoon for their Missota Conference opener against Northfield.

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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