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Originally published: 2013-10-30 22:08:19
Last modified: 2013-10-30 22:08:19

Vikings host Cougars for home finale, Senior Night

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Avery High School varsity football will honor its seniors and hopes to send the group out in style this Friday, Nov. 1, when it hosts Mountain Heritage at MacDonald Stadium. AHS (3-6, 0-4 WHC) enters the contest off three straight losses, most recently a 28-7 defeat at Madison last week. Mountain Heritage (5-4, 2-2 WHC) enters this week's game off a 30-0 victory last week at Mitchell.

Mountain Heritage defeated Avery 36-28 in the last meeting between the clubs in Burnsville last season.

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