FOOTBALL: Warriors will be in Section 5 under realignment for 7 classes


Brainerd will compete in Section 5 when Minnesota high school football expands to seven classes in 2012.

The Minnesota State High School League Board of Directors approved opt-ups and opt-downs for the 2012 season when a seventh competitive football class for the largest 32 schools will be added. 

Other schools in Section 6-6A will be Blaine, Centennial, Champlin Park, Coon Rapids, Maple Grove, Anoka and Osseo.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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