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Nate Triplett has led Delano to 7-2 mark

Nate Triplett, a 6-foot-3, 220-pounder from Delano (MN) High, is not only one of the state's top football players, but he is also one of Minnesota's best three-sport athletes. Triplett committed to the Gophers in May and is having an outstanding senior season. Triplett attended the Gopher-Illinois game last weekend and he has been a regular at all the home games.

Nate Triplett plays both sides of the field and helped lead the Tigers to a 10-4 mark and the Class AAA championship game last year, where they lost to Glencoe-Silver Lake 21-0 in the Metrodome. The Tigers are 7-2 after defeating Blake 55-0 in the first round of the playoffs on Tuesday. They will face  #6 seed Watertown-Mayer Saturday. Watertown-Mayer advanced by upsetting Concordia... Recommended Stories

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