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Dunham to join brother as Concordia quarterback


Mark Dunham insists football was not the first thing on his mind when it came to choosing a college.

"It wasn't the main thing," said the nimble quarterback who threw for a school record 1,930 yards last fall.

Of more importance to the straight-A student: staying close to family and getting an education at a small, private college. He was also sold on the Fargo-Moorhead area, he said.

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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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