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Tribune photo by Rand Middleton Litchfield senior forward Mitch Wollin shoots over Benson senior post Sam Peterson in the second half at St. John's University. Both scored 12 points.

Boys basketball: Dragons too hot for Benson

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COLLEGEVILLE -- How the years fly by.

Can it be 9 years already since the Litchfield Dragons last found their way to a section final?


In 2003, Litchfield won the last of its three Class AA state champions in a four-year span.

They hadn't made it back to a section championship until now.

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Rand Middleton

Covers Willmar and area high schools and Ridgewater College, plus amateur baseball, stock car racing and fitness events in summer. Writes weekly column since 1980. Began working in radio and at weekly newspaper in Munising, Michigan, in 1972. Started parttime at West Central Daily Tribune Sept. 1974. Fulltime beginning Feb. 1979. Married to Tribune news clerk Donna (Miller) Middleton, formerly of Kerkhoven. 2 grown children. 

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