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Algonquin paces an even field in Central Mass

Getting swept in a two-game season series by a longtime rival stationed 5 miles down the road hurt. Losing nine straight games to the program, including three for Central Massachusetts championships, by a total of 49 goals did something more.

From the girls’ lacrosse teams in middle school up through all levels of the sport at Algonquin Regional High, the fear of Westborough was all too palpable.

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