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LOCAL SHORTS: Kill, Mona in Brainerd on July 7

University of Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill and WCCO Radio broadcaster Dave Mona will headline the Golden Gopher Football Summer Rally dinner July 7, hosted by the Brainerd Sports Boosters.

The program will run from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Pavilion at Cragun's Legacy Courses. Cost is $20 per person. The event also will feature an appearance by Floyd of Rosedale.

Purchase tickets at Cragun’s Legacy Courses, 11000 Cragun Dr., Brainerd, or call (218) 825-2789.

Peterson wins MGA 

Players’ Championship

BREEZY POINT — Ryan Peterson of Cannon Golf Club captured the title in the rain-plagued MGA Players' Championship Wednesday at Deacon's Lodge.

Peterson defeated Devin Holmes of Rum River Hills Golf Club in the championship match, 5 and 4. Peterson was one-under par despite the entire match being played in a steady rain.

In semifinal matches earlier in the day, Peterson defeated Coltin Buege (Fox Hollow Golf Club) 6 and 5, and Holmes defeated Kyle Beversdorf (Rush Creek Golf Club) 2 and 1.