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Dance Team: Brainerd places sixth, Aitkin third


MINNEAPOLIS — The Brainerd dance team qualified for its first finals appearance and Aitkin finished third at the state jazz tournament Friday at Target Center.

Brainerd placed sixth behind Eastview, which broke Maple Grove’s hold on the Class 3A championship and claimed its second Jazz title. The Lightning won their one previous title in 2000. Wayzata placed second and Maple Grove settled for third. Chaska finished fourth and St. Cloud Tech finished fifth.

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