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Area businesses, like Mel’s Sport Shop in Spicer, are rooting for the hometown team. The New London-Spicer Wildcat football team plays for the AAA championship game Saturday at the Metrodome. Tribune photo Carolyn Lange

NLS gears up for state football championship game


NEW LONDON — Fan buses, fire trucks and cheering supporters will help send off the New London-Spicer Wildcat football team Saturday as they head to the Metrodome for the Class AAA football state championship game.

The team takes on St. Croix Lutheran at 1 p.m. Saturday.

The NLS community will be sending the team out of town in style at around 8:15 a.m. when fans and players will gather outside the high school to sound the battle cry.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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