Life of Riley: Nelsen motors way to state
Ask Brainerd Warriors Nordic skiing co-head coaches Chris Hanson and Mary Claire Ryan about junior Riley Nelsen and both issue the same assessment — his motor’s always running.
Nelsen, a cross country and track and field runner, transitions the skills from those sports to the trails in the winter and has qualified for Thursday’s state meet at Giants Ridge in Biwabik.
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