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Tiger captains are (from left) Dillan Johnson, Bryce Jergenson, and Aaron Nelson.

Pope, Tigers ready to make a fresh start

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Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta hits the road tonight to open the 2013 football season at Minnewaska. Game time has been pushed back to 8 p.m. because of the high temperature.


The season opener will answer a lot of questions for Tiger fans wondering how this inexperienced squad will perform. First-season head coach Kevin Pope expects his team to surprise a lot of people.

“The kids are working really hard,” said Pope. “I’ve been impressed with their work ethic.”

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