Multiple Teams · Football: Team moves past the ‘one-minute miracle’


Kicker Andy Peterson, quarterback Curtis Haugen, and wide receiver Joe Raymon pose in the dome. (Photo courtesy of Anthony Souffle)

England. Dramatic details from a Minnesota high school football game reached England.

The Daily Mail Online deemed Maple Grove’s stunning comeback victory over St. Michael-Albertville last Thursday in the Class 6A quarterfinals worth a recap, giving the game international recognition.

The facts read like fiction. Maple Grove erupted for three touchdowns in the final 59 seconds. The Crimson recovered two onside kicks during the wild sequence, capped with a touchdown run with four seconds left in a 29-27 victory for the ages.

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