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1987-1988 Season
1987-1988 Varsity Team Photo: Front Row: Erin Burkett, Sara Fish, Janet Christenson, Jennie Spderholm, Hollie Suech, Megan Suech, Beth Averbach, Sarah Page, Danielle Lulchuk. Back Row: Coach George Beske, Amiee Angrimson, Rebecca Cardoza, Julie Chelte, Katherine Budolfson, Leanne Budolfson, Christina Stavrou, Tajar Alstadt, Forooza Baradar.

The Tigers opened the season expecting to challenge for the conference title.  Two second place finishes in recent seasons left the Tigers feeling empty.  They wanted a title!

The Tigers began with a convincing win over Edison, 6-1.  They then took on Roosevelt.  Roosevelt has been a team that has caused the Tigers trouble in the last few years.  The Teddies were the jinx again, as Roosevelt won 6-1!  Eventual champion Washburn showed the Tigers why they would win the title, defeating South 5-2.

South finished the season with three conference wins.  Southwest was the first to fall, 4-3.  This was followed by a 7-0 win over Henry and a 6-1 win over North.

In the Region 5AA tournament, South won their first match, a close 4-3 win over Holy Angels.  In the next round, the Tigers bowed out gracefully, losing to Osseo 7-0.

George Beske again coached the team.  Eric Thoreson was his assistant.