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Mariah Dahl takes the advice of coach Brad Takkunen and heads for home during Thursday’s 3-2 13-inning victory over Brainerd. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer

SOFTBALL: Bemidji tops Brainerd in 13-inning thriller before falling to Elk River in section 8-3A title game

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BEMIDJI — After reaching the Section 8-3A title game in the most dramatic way possible, the Bemidji High School softball team saw its season end all too soon Thursday afternoon.


Jess Yost’s double off the wall in the 13th inning gave the Lumberjacks a 3-2 victory over Brainerd. But Bemidji couldn’t keep that momentum going in the title game.

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Jack Hittinger
Jack Hittinger is the sports editor of the Bemidji Pioneer. He is also the Bemidji State beat writer. He hails from the Great State of Michigan. Read his Bemidji State blog at and follow him on Twitter at @Jackhitts.
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