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Rockets secure playoff berth despite loss to Chargers at Homecoming

The New Rockford-Sheyenne Rockets (5-3,3-1) conceded the 2021 Region 3 Championship to the Nelson County Chargers (8-0,4-0) on Friday night, falling by a score of 16-6 for their first loss since late August.

The Chargers' defense entered Friday's championship showdown allowing just 12 points/game on average this season, by far the best in Region 3. It was a fact NR-S learned the hard way as their...