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Willmar Cardinal linebackers Vaughn Johnson (30) and Colten Carlson (11) drag down Brainerd running back Logan Davis as Leon Richards (55) and Buzzy Tollefson (34) close in during the first quarter Friday at Hodapp Field in Willmar. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton

Prep Football: Brainerd keeps the heat on Willmar

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WILLMAR — On a steamy night in Georgia … oh wait, this is still the North Star State … the Brainerd Warriors flavored their traditional land attack with just a spoonful of passes to set down the Cardinals 21-7 on Friday before 1,500 fans.


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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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