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Red-Raiders Red Hot in First Round

Mayville's Hailey Longtin grabs a pass from teammate in the first half of the game against Northwestern during the NAIA DII Women's National Basketball Tournament on Tuesday. Longtin scored 17 points throughout the game. Chloe Ekberg/HC Media

By: Maggie Meisinger/Print, Colton Spearman/Video, Chloe Ekberg/Photo, Allen Hamill/Audio Three-time NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Champions, Northwestern College with a number two seed will open up tournament play against number seven seed Mayville State University in the first round of the 2013 National Championship at Tyson Event Center in Sioux City IA. The NAIA

Raiders move on to championship

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The No.  2 seed Northwestern College Red Raiders defeated the hometown No. 4 seed Briar Cliff Chargers 79-67 and now move on to their third consecutive national championship appearance. “During the second half we made a decision together as a team to play together and keep pushing the ball,” said Kami Kuhlmann, Northwestern senior. After