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Central Lakes Conference: Boys second, girls third

Section 2AA: Boys second, girls seventh

Class AA State Meet: Boys 14th

Season opener: today, 10 a.m. at Moorhead Invitational

Cardinal Invitational: Oct. 3 at Eagle Creek Golf Club

Central Lakes championships: Oct. 20 at Willmar

Section 2AA: Oct. 29, site to be announced

State meet: Nov. 7, St. Olaf, Northfield.

(Returning letterwinners in bold)

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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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