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Prep girls basketball preview: Cardinals plan to use experience to their advantage

A trip to the Class A state tournament is the goal for this year's Cardinals club after finishing as Section 7A runner-up a season ago.

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Cromwell-Wright's Isabella Anderson is guarded by Mountain Iron-Buhl's Lauren Maki during the first half of a Section 7A girls basketball championship game on Friday, March 11 at Romano Gym in Duluth.
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Head coach: Jeff Gronner

Assistant coaches: Dave Foster

Returning starters: Senior Sascha Korpela; juniors Mya Gronner, Jill Anderson, Marissa Dahl and Emaleigh Olesiak; sophomores Siiena Anderson, Isabella Anderson and Bryanna Foster.

Team Strengths: "Our team's biggest strength should be returning experience, along with our ability to defend," coach Jeff Gronner said.

Biggest Challenge: "Our biggest challenge will be to find consistent scoring besides Sascha (Korpela)," Gronner said.

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Biggest Challenge: "Our number one goal is to improve on last year's section runner-up," Gronner said.

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