Football: Solberg, Littlewolf play in North Dakota Shrine Bowl
Local football players invited to play in the North Dakota Shrine Bowl All-Star Game
MAYVILLE – Two area football players competed in the North Dakota Shrine Bowl All-Star Game on June 18 at Mayville State University.
Detroit Lakes’ Christian Solberg and Mahnomen-Waubun's Justin Littlewolf were invited to play for the 11-Man West team.
The North Dakota Shrine Bowl All-Star Game honors high school athletes who excel on the football field and exemplify high character. The event promotes awareness to the Shriners Children’s fund. Shriners Children’s is committed to providing care regardless of a family’s ability to pay. The Shrine Bowls has been a tradition since 1974.
Players invited to the Shrine Bowl checked in on Tuesday, June 14, for a week-long celebration of football and fundraising.
Solberg helped lead Detroit Lakes to a 6-4 record from the running back and defensive back positions. Littlewolf played on both sides of the line for a Thunderbirds team that went 9-2 and won the Section 8A championship.