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Volleyball: Roseau snaps Bemidji's three-match winning streak, 3-1

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ROSEAU — Bemidji's three-match winning streak came to an end Tuesday as the Lumberjacks fell 26-24, 23-25, 25-10, 25-22 in Roseau.

The teams split the first two games but Roseau took advantage of Bemidji's mistakes to take control in the final two sets.

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The third game was all Roseau as the Rams struck early and never allowed Bemidji into contention.

Roseau bolted to a 5-1 advantage in the set but spikes by Emily Falldorf and Brylee Colligan brought BHS within 5-3. The rest of the game, however, belonged to the Rams as they outscored BHS 13-3 to forge an 18-6 lead and coasted the rest of the way.

The fourth game was close from start to finish but Roseau scored nine of the final 12 points to turn a 19-16 deficit into the 25-22 victory.

Bemidji had trouble generating a consistent attack as the Lumberjacks committed 41 errors in the four games. Roseau had 25 errors.

Tuesday's loss dropped BHS to 3-4 and the Jacks will be off until Friday when they head to the Apple Valley Invitational. Bemidji will open the tournament at 5 p.m. against defending Class 2A champion Marshall.

Marshall also is currently ranked No. 1 in the Class 2A poll.

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Pat Miller is the sports editor at the Pioneer.

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