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Prolonged agony in opener
Monroe junior nose tackle Nick Walker (75) brings down DeForest running back Cory Wipperfurth (26) behind the line of scrimmage in the second quarter. Walker also recorded a sack in the half.
MONROE - Whatever could have gone wrong, did go wrong in the Cheesemakers' football season opener Friday against DeForest.Even the weather.Monroe's 39-0 loss to the Norskies was a very long night, literally. The game was delayed by lightning for nearly two and a half hours after halftime."DeForest is a heck of a nice football team," Monroe head coach Curt Miller said. "We had a lot of miscues and a good team like DeForest will exploit those."