Bet the farm - the Warriors are going to win.
It's a sure thing because the Brainerd Warriors will play the Henry Sibley Warriors in the quarterfinals of the Class 5A state tournament Friday night at St. John's University.
Brainerd Warriors head coach Ron Stolski may have said it best when discussing Cole Smith's contributions to this year's unbeaten football team.
"He's just one of those guys you have to have in order to have a 10-0 season," Stolski said.
After what happened last year, Central Lakes College coach Jane Peterson is confident her Raiders will not be overconfident this weekend.
CLC entered the 2012 Region 13B tournament, which it hosted, as a heavy favorite.
Jude Severson struggled through much of the season with breathing and cramping issues but everything came together health-wise for the Crosby-Ironton senior in his final high school run Saturday.
In the Class 1A boys state meet at St.
Rebecca Yeh's stage was the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, N.J., where the Brainerd High School graduate finished as the fourth runner-up.
Her sister, Sarah, and the Yeh family was able to experience Rebecca's monumental moment.
Through the years the Brainerd Warriors football team has had its share of standout running back tandems.
It's safe to say the duo of Logan Davis and Conor Gessell ranks with the Warriors' best twosomes.