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SEMI-PRO FOOTBALL: Lumberjacks win bowl game


AITKIN — New players were among the many individuals who helped the Brainerd Lumberjacks to a 34-14 win over the Minneapolis Silverbacks in the Mojo Hydrate Elite Bowl game Saturday night.

“We had about eight new guys on the team, who represented us very well,” Lumberjacks coach J.J. Kern said.

One of them was running back James Macey, who rushed 22 times for 165 yards and a TD.

Another was quarterback Delector Swanigan Jr., who threw for 250 yards and two TDs.

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