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PHOTOS: Northfield Defeats Red Wing, 41-21, For Homecoming Win

The Raiders scored their first victory of the season.

After fumbling the ball away on the opening kickoff, the Raiders turned things around beating the Wingers 41-21.

Northfield rolled out to a 28-7 halftime lead and forced Red Wing to score on long, time-consuming drives in the second half. The Raiders ended a late scoring threat with an interception with three minutes left in the game.

Northfield's first victory of the year impoved the Raiders to 1-5 overall and 1-4 in the Missota Conference. Red Wing fell to 1-5 overall and 0-5 in the conference.

Northfield will finish its regular season with two road games, the first coming Oct. 12 at Chaska, which rolled over Holy Angels, 51-14, on Friday.

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Arleene Gallardo October 06, 2012 at 02:25 PM
Just wondering how the cheerleader is doing that fell?
Michael Garlitz October 06, 2012 at 02:56 PM
I haven't heard, so we will check on that.
Aramis Wells October 07, 2012 at 04:32 PM
I spoke with her coach and she is doing well. Thanks for asking Arleene.

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