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Silver again for Redbirds
Darlington junior quarterback Jared Meister throws over Fond du Lac St. Marys Springs junior Hunter Kollman during the state championship game at Camp Randall on Thursday. St. Marys Springs beat Darlington 39-20 for the second straight year to win the gold ball. (Times photo: Marissa Weiher)
When Darlington junior running back Hunter Johnson hurdled in for a 6-yard touchdown run late in the third quarter to tie the game, the Redbirds' state championship hopes were dealt a crushing blow when he collapsed on the turf in pain.