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UCB senior Mathew Pepper qualified for his second-straight Class 2A state meet, despite missing nearly two months of the season with mono. Brian Wierima/Tribune

Pepper overcomes missed season to make state

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When United Clay Becker senior Mathew Pepper takes to the Class 2A state mat Friday, it will basically be his regular and postseason all rolled into one.


Pepper just made it back to wrestle for the Badgers in the Section 8-2A individual meet after missing the better part of two months of the season due to having mono.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.