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Spikers end season at semifinal


The Wildcat volleyball team made the long trip to Rhinelander for a WIAA regional semifinal the night of Oct. 18, only to have its season come to an end with a 3-1 loss.

The 12th-seeded Cats pushed No. 5 Rhinelander to four games before losing by scores of 21-25, 10-25, 25-22, 14-25.

Rhinelander went on to lose to fourth-seeded Eau Claire North, 3-2, in Saturday's sectional final.

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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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