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Mistakes haunt Cloquet in loss to Hermantown


September 13, 2019

Matthew Moses

Cloquet's Markus Pokomoski streaks way from a defender on a long running play late in the fourth quarter against Hermantown.

The Cloquet football team committed a host of penalties and had three turnovers last Friday night - a recipe for a sour-tasting game as the Lumberjacks fell to the Hermantown Hawks 27-12.

Despite the miscues, the Lumberjacks trailed 7-6 at the half and were down only 13-6 entering the final quarter. Then the mistakes piled up and the Hawks slowly pulled away.

"We just made too many mental errors and we didn't handle the pressure of the situation very well, especially offensively," said Cloquet coach Tom Lenarz. "As a result we didn't give ourselves a chance to win at the end. In a dogfight...

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