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Heartbreaking loss for Irish girls basketball


Shaye Barton’s heroics ended Rosemount’s regular season on a sour note Friday night.

The Prior Lake point guard’s overhanded heave sailed from the opposite free-throw line, high through the air, off the backboard and through the hoop as the buzzer sounded at Irish Gym, lifting the Lakers to a dramatic 68-67 victory over Rosemount in the battle for fifth place in the South Suburban Conference.

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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