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Mason Carrier zones in during the District Punt, Pass and Kick competition, which was held in Pelican Rapids Oct. 26. Carrier won the six and seven year-old boys’ division and eventually advanced to the Sectional competition, to be held inside the Metrodome Saturday. SUBMITTED PHOTO

When times were down, Mason Carrier picked up the pigskin and turned it into a trip to the Metrodome

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Making the best out of a bad situation is a part of life, on occasion it just takes a little time to find that out.

For seven-year-old Mason Carrier of Detroit Lakes, his time came this past fall when he won the District Punt, Pass and Kick Competition in Pelican Rapids.


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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.