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Matt Dillon has seen this movie play out before involving his St. Edmond football team. And it doesn’t have a happy ending. The Gaels, playing short-handed from the start, were unable to overcome Coon Rapids-Bayard here Friday night on Homecoming inside Dodger Stadium, falling ...

Fort Dodge all over Tornadoes

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STORM LAKE — Statistically speaking, Storm Lake came into Friday’s football game against Fort Dodge ranked as the most prolific passing offense in all of Class 4A. That may not technically change much on paper after the Dodgers’ 49-14 rout of the Tornadoes. Senior quarterback Carson ...

Area football roundup

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Lynx back in win column HAMPTON — After two straight losses Webster City broke back into the win column. The Lynx (4-2 overall, 1-1 in district) beat Hampton-Dumont/CAL 35-6. Jaxon Cherry rushed for 104 yards and three touchdowns, eclipsing the 1,000-yard mark on the season. Cael Nixon ...

Fort Dodge travels to meet Storm Lake

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STORM LAKE — Four weeks ago, the Fort Dodge football team desperately fought back from a season-opening loss to avoid an 0-2 start to their season. The Dodgers will attempt to repeat that feat on Friday night and avoid a much more critical 0-2 hole. Head coach Nik Moser’s squad heads to ...

St. Edmond meets CR-B for Homecoming

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After two long weeks away from home, the St. Edmond football team returns to Dodger Stadium Friday night. The Homecoming kickoff between the Gaels and Coon Rapids-Bayard is set for 7 p.m. St. Edmond (3-2 overall, 1-2 in district) used a six-touchdown performance from JT Laufersweiler to ...


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Action continues to heat up around the area and in Class 3A, District 2 the fight for supremacy continues. Last week was opening district action in 3A with undefeated teams in Clear Lake and Hampton-Dumont/CAL. With an upset from Humboldt over the third-ranked Bulldogs, that was trimmed to ...