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Red Wing's Taylor Heise (9) races an Albert Lea defender during Saturday's 6-0 Tigers' victory in the first game of the Albert Lea tournament. Heise and the Wingers responded to the loss with a shootout win over Fairmont, a game that saw Heise and two other Wingers score during the shootout. (Republican Eagle photo by Kyle Stevens)

Girls Soccer: Red Wing splits two games at Albert Lea tournament

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After a 6-0 loss in the first game of the Albert Lea tournament Saturday morning, the Red Wing girls soccer team responded with a shootout win in a 0-0 game against Fairmont.

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"We are proud of the team's effort and happy it resulted in another tie," said Red Wing co-head coach Paul McNamee. "We are also very excited that we were able to win in the shootout and hope to gain some momentum going forward in the season."

Maddie Erie, Calli Hughes and Taylor Heise scored during the shootout for the Wingers. Paige Harlow, Red Wing's goaltender, made the winning save, preserving the victory for the Wingers.

The tie is the second in six games for the Wingers, who have yet to win a match this season.

Red Wing will be back on the pitch Tuesday with a Missota Conference match against Farmington. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday at Red Wing High School.

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Kyle Stevens
Kyle Stevens is a sports reporter for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, Kyle worked at the Owatonna People’s Press, as well as KWLM and KLFN in Willmar. You can contact Kyle by phone at (651) 301-7879, via e-mail at kstevens@republican-eagle.com, and follow him on Twitter @RE_KStevens.
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