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Football: Tigers blown out of playoffs


The Lakeville North Panthers and a steady 40-mile-per-hour wind teamed up to blow Farmington out of the Section 1AAAAA football playoffs Tuesday night.

The second-seeded Panthers overcame a slow start to lead 17-6 by halftime, then pulled away in the third quarter to post a season-high point total in a 39-14 win.

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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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