Benson hosts Morris Area-CA and KMS plays at BOLD during opening week of football season

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The Benson and KMS football teams are set to get their seasons underway this Friday at 7 p.m.  The Braves are set to host Morris Area-CA in the opener on Brock Field, while the Saints are set to play at BOLD, which placed second at state last fall.

Both teams have new coaches this season with Adam Foslien taking over for Scott Gonnerman at Benson and Jason Fernholz taking over the program at KMS from last year’s co-coaches, Matt Fragodt and Justin Johnson.

•  The Braves did lose eight players from last season -- Matt Goossen, Jared Knutson, Hunter Gonnerman, Riley Grube, Devon Liles, Alex Wrobleski, Cole Petrick, and Matt Ebnet.  Most of them were two-way players for the Braves so they will have a lot of holes to fill.

However, the team does return a lot of key players, including starting quarterback Will Enderson, leading receiver Matt Tolifson, runningback Adam Zosel, and the third-leading tackler Jacob Wolter...


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