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Watertown sisters combine forces on NU squad

It didn’t take long for Katie Carlson’s sisterly instincts to kick in.

It was the first preseason practice for the Northeastern University field hockey squad, and players were in the middle of an annual conditioning test that amounted to about 11 minutes of shuttling quickly back and forth across the new turf field at the school’s Dedham campus.

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