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State berth highlights great season of tennis

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Taylor Duncan and Peyton LeClair highlighted the 2021 boys tennis season by participating in the State Boys Tennis Tournament at St. Cloud Tech.  Duncan and LeClair also helped lead the Braves to a 12-5 overall record this season, which included a 5-0 mark within the WCC.

They became the eighth doubles’ team at BHS to qualify for the state tournament, joining Dennis Pederson, Gary Foster, Andy Kjos, Jon Koenigs, Daniel Fragodt, Joey Fragodt, Steven James, Ben Murphy, Luke Widseth, Aaron Szczur, and Vince Smolders.

On a normal year, that 5-0 mark would have given Benson-KMS the conference title, but this year, a season-ending team tournament decided the trophy winner and Minnewaska Area avenged an earlier 4-3 loss to Benson-KMS with a 6-1 win in the WCC Tourney championship match...
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