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September 27, 2012

Area six-man powers to do battle Friday

By TONY EIERDAM | sports@mineralwellsindex.com

For the 62nd time, two Palo Pinto County six-man football rivals will tee it up as the Gordon Longhorns host the Strawn Greyhounds at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Longhorn Stadium.

The two schools are separated by just eight miles, and Strawn holds a narrow 31-28-3 lead in the series.

Last year, the Longhorns upset the then state-ranked No. 4 Greyhounds, 57-50.

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