Moose Lake/Willow River
It’s hard to believe that the high school football season has come to an end. Seven football teams celebrated championship seasons between the Friday and Saturday’s Prep Bowl games at the Metrodome.
Hundreds of times in his mind, Levi Schmitz went through the routine of kicking a game-winning field goal to give Caledonia a state title.
It’s what every kid who plays high school football dreams about from the first day of fall practices: Playing for a state championship.
Connor McCormick ran for 183 yards and three touchdowns and the Caledonia Warriors beat the Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels 27-0 to win their second straight Class 2A state title.
It’s what every kid who plays high school football dreams of: The chance to play on the Friday or Saturday after Thanksgiving for a state championship.