Tennis: Packer girls top AL, fall to Rochester Mayo

Tennis: Packer girls top AL, fall to Rochester Mayo

The Austin girls tennis team cruised to a 7-0 victory over Albert Lea and the Packers lost 7-0 to Rochester Mayo in Paulson tennis courts ... Read more | Add your comment

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Austin schools welcome nearly 50 new teachers

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Donation can help Austin bands to ‘Play It Forward’

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Former Bruin commits to Michigan State

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Near to the clouds: Cloud Cult returns to the ArtWorks Festival

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Tennis: Packer girls top AL, fall to Rochester Mayo

Tennis: Packer girls top AL, fall to Rochester Mayo

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Not what it appears: 1 arrested after false report spurs police action

Not what it appears: 1 arrested after false report spurs police action

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Not what it appears: 1 arrested after false report spurs police action

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