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FOOTBALL: Pirates smack down Hancock


VERNDALE — Dillon Card ran for three touchdowns and threw for one as the Verndale Pirates defeated Hancock 36-14 in a rare Tuesday Pheasant Conference football game.

Card scored on runs of 8, 7, and 9 yards. He was threw for 207 yards. Dallas Ehrmantraut caught a 7-yard pass from Card in the first quarter to open the scoring with Colton Moyer rushing in from two yards out for a 16-0 Pirates’ edge.

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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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