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PR-B Knowledge Bowl competes at invitational


The Pine River-Backus Knowledge Bowl team Fire Nation ended the day in 19th place after facing some of the toughest competition of the year Saturday, Feb. 1, at the Lucky Lindy Invitational in Little Falls. 

Seniors Ryan Sweeny, Colton Dabrowski, Amanda Fleming and Chantelle Peterson, sophomore Kade Renwick and freshman Josh Sweeny faced teams from Chaska, Chanhassen, Albany, Cloquet, Pierz, Little Falls and defending Class A state champion Glencoe Silver-Lake. 

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