FOOTBALL: BHS grad living a dream with Gophers
Even though he doesn’t score touchdowns, pull down ballcarriers or pick off passes, Ben Klinger is probably one of the most valuable members of the University of Minnesota football team.
The Brainerd High School graduate is one of about a dozen student equipment managers for the Gophers. He assists with all of the players’ needs, from helmets to shoulder pads to jerseys, to helping coaches run practice as smoothly as possible, as well as doing laundry.
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