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Forest Park starts fast at W-M, ends with another title

WAKEFIELD - Wakefield-Marenisco's high hopes for an upset of Crystal Falls Forest Park in the Class D District 127 volleyball tournament finals were dashed by the fast, up-tempo starts of the Lady Trojans in all three sets.

Forest Park played with a sense of urgency and defeated the Cardinals 25-12, 25-16 and 25-16. It was the 17th straight year CFFP has taken home the district tournament championship trophy.

"To win 17 in a row, you can have the athletes, but if they're not dedicated, working hard and have the discipline, you don't get the continued success," Forest Park coach Kim Bjorn sa...