SPORTS NEWS

MSHSL football playoffs

By RICK SOLEM
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The MSHSL football playoffs get underway today and that means there will be a lot of competitive middle-seed games and a lot of blowouts.

Blowouts like the one that’s about to happen in Caledonia, Minn., at 7 p.m. tonight when the 35-win-in-a-row Warriors put their 35-game winning streak on the line (kind of) against Dover-Eyota in the Class 2A opener.

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High school football playoffs

By RICK SOLEM
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The WIAA high school football playoff seedings were announced Saturday.

With two undefeated teams in its group, Holmen High School’s football team was awarded the No. 2 seed in the Division 2 playoffs. Oshkosh North (9-0) is the top seed.

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Caledonia's Klug on life in the NFL

Rick Solem talked to Caledonia, Minn., native Karl Klug.

The Tennessee Titans' defensive end scored his first career touchdown last Sunday, sacking the New York Jets' quarterback Geno Smith.

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FB tonight: Holmen-Central for MVC

By RICK SOLEM
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The Mississippi Valley Conference championship will be settled tonight when undefeated Holmen High School’s football team heads to La Crosse Logan.

Pregame can be heard at 6:50 p.m. on AM 580 WKTY with Dan Deicher and Mitch Reynolds. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.

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Viterbo retains cup vs. UW-L

By RICK SOLEM
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Every game is a test.

Some tests, of course, greater than others. Some look like cake walks, others look like … well, the opposite of a cake walk. What is a cake walk?

The opposite comes at 7 p.m. today when Viterbo hosts Ashford, which has won five of six and is 13-5 on the season.

Saturday, against the crosstown rival, the V-Hawks may have underestimated UW-La Crosse.

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