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Girls basketball: BOLD (3AA), NLS (6AA) playing in section title games today


BOLD High School and New London-Spicer take a shot at reaching the Class AA Girls State Basketball Tournament tonight with 8 p.m. games in Marshall at Southwest Minnesota State University and St. Cloud at SCSU’s Halenbeck Hall, respectively.

While this is a familiar role for the NLS Wildcats, who have reached 13 state tournaments and played in 7 championship games, BOLD is looking to earn its initial state pass.

BOLD shoots for first state trip

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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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