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Lumberjacks peaking for playoffs

The Cloquet boys baseball team made the two-hour trip to Princeton Friday night and promptly handed the Tigers a 5-3 loss as the ‘Jacks picked up their fifth win on the season.

“The boys have been playing better of late,” said Cloquet head coach Rick Norrgard. “We really had a tough stretch when we played seven games in eight days, which is very difficult for a high school pitching staff.”

Sophomore pitcher Cade Anderson had a big day on the mound, pitching Cloquet to the win.

“Cade threw well against Princeton with six innings and zero earned runs,” Norrgard said. “He leads our team in inning...