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Midwest Premier Football League Youth Draft showcase game

Photos from the 14U game hosted Sunday, July 25, 2021, at the Brainerd High School field and video from the game and draft night.

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Billy Ward from the Gold team runs with the ball as Caleb Melser (left), Riker Stewart and Lejohntae Phelps from team Black look to stop the run Sunday, July 25, 2021, during the 14U Midwest Premier Football League Youth Draft Showcase game at Don Adamson Field in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch

The Midwest Premier Football League hosted its youth showcase and leagues on July 23-25 with a practice, players combine, draft and game. Games were Sunday for 9U, for those age 9 and younger, 11U and 14U at Don Adamson Field in Brainerd.

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