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Wes Chapman, a Moffat County High School senior, runs toward the sideline Oct. 28 against Eagle Valley High School at the Bulldog Proving Grounds. The MCHS varsity football team finished the 2011 season 3-7 overall and 3-4 in Western Slope League play. Going up against a tough schedule and dealing with numerous injuries, head coach Kip Hafey said the players kept fighting.

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Bulldog football overcomes schedule, injuries to finish strong

The goal for the Moffat County High School varsity football team every season is the playoffs, head coach Kip Hafey said. But the Bulldogs’ schedule was daunting this season and though the team started the year with 12 seniors, only four finished because of injuries. “We always want the playoffs, but now we have to take the momentum of winning our last two games and use that for next year,” Hafey said. “The guys worked hard all season and gave everything they had.”

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