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Inexperienced Warriors take victory

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Combining an experienced quarterback, with inexperienced offensive and defensive lines, turned out to be the ingredients of a Brainerd Warriors victory.


Second-year starting quarterback Mitch McLain ran for three touchdowns and 116 yards as Brainerd won its season opener 28-20 over the veteran Rocori Spartans at Adamson Field Friday night.

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