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Football Day in Red Deer

By rdnewsNOW staff
September 7, 2017 - 2:55pm Updated: September 7, 2017 - 10:20pm

The first "Football Day" in Red Deer takes to the gridiron this Saturday in Rosedale.

Throughout the day at the Rosedale Sports Field (#2 Roland Street), there will be Atom (7-to-10 years) games in the morning followed by Pee Wee (11-to-12 years) games in the afternoon. 

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Rams maul Cougars in high school football opener

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
September 1, 2017 - 6:19am Updated: September 5, 2017 - 9:18am

The Lacombe Rams opened the 2017 high school football season by making a statement Thursday night.

The Rams posted 39 second half points in a 42-17 win over the defending league champion Notre Dame Cougars in the first game of the year at MEGlobal Athletic Park.