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Red Wing's Calvin Roth competes in the 500-yard freestyle during Saturday's Winger Invitational at Twin Bluff Middle School. Roth finished in fourth place with a time of 5 minutes, 24.50 seconds. (Republican Eagle photo by Joe Brown

Boys Swimming: Red Wing places third at home invite


Red Wing had its sights set on Austin all day Saturday.

Hosting the four-team Winger Invitational at Twin Bluff Middle School, the Wingers were hoping to beat the Packers, a future Big Nine Conference foe and last year’s invitational winner.

“After Thursday (against Farmington), they had a lot of motivation to take the title away from Austin,” said Red Wing head coach Kevin O’Brien.

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Joe Brown
Joe Brown is the sports editor for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, he worked at the Marshall Independent and the St. Cloud Times. For updates on local sports, follow Joe on Twitter at @RE_JBrown.
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