Willmar notebook: Prep Bowl a tie that binds
Like most Novembers, the short days of 1982 were gray, sub-freezing and forbidding.
The undefeated Belgrade Redmen finished the regular season undefeated then won consecutive Class C playoff games on the frozen field across from the high school. They first defeated Battle Lake 16-0 and then St. Paul Academy 20-12 in the semifinals.
The players maintained “cold and snow” were allies.
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