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Miners go undefeated into Regionals

Miner football gets first home-field advantage in 64 years


October 24, 2018

Mike Armstrong

The HEM Miner football team goes into action against Guernsey-Sunrise Vikings to win 60-26 on Friday to become undefeated in their conference for the first time since playing 6-man and getting their first home-field advantage since 1954.

For the first time since being a 6-man football team, the Hanna, Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow (HEM) high school football team went undefeated after beating the Guernsey-Sunrise Vikings 60-26 at 3 p.m. on Friday at HEM's playing field.

Going undefeated was not the only reason for the team to celebrate their victory. The Miners have not had home field advantage in playing opponents since 1954. They are ranked first in the eastern conference and number two in the overall conference behind Farson.

"It has been 1954 since we had a conference championship," Scott said. "If any team deserves it, it...

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