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Raiders are hoping sun shines brightly on them


For Glendale (Ariz.) Community College it will be routine.

In the case of the Central Lakes College Raiders, playing in Saturday's Valley of the Sun Bowl in Arizona after 5-plus inches of snow hit Brainerd should seem like an early Christmas present.

But the Raiders don't want a repeat of what happened the last time they played in a bowl game - a 64-7 loss to Ellsworth Community College in 2009.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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