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Rockets fall to Eagles in playoffs

On Saturday, Oct. 15, the New Rockford-Sheyenne Rockets took on the North Border Eagles in a first round playoff matchup.

As the lower seed, NR-S had to endure the long drive to Pembina for the game, which is less than five miles from the Canadian border.

And unfortunately for the Rockets, the ride home may have felt even longer, after having just been defeated and seeing their season come to a cl...