Grizzlies power past rival Le Grand in contentious battle, bring back trophy

The MCHS football team claimed the annual Green and Gold Bowl trophy with a 20-7 win last Friday in Le Grand. Assistant coach Ryan Oliphant could be overheard in the team huddle after the game shouting, “We’re taking this back where it belongs!” The Grizzlies certainly did. Shown carrying the trophy is MCHS senior Jake Swift (6). Photos by Matt Johnson

One of the oldest football rivalries in the state was renewed last Friday when the Green and Gold Bowl was held in Le Grand.

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