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Rockets dominate Pirates in first round playoffs

Well, the Rockets couldn't have drawn it up much better than that.

Taking on the Hankinson Pirates in New Rockford on Saturday, Oct. 21, the No. 2 New Rockford-Sheyenne/Maddock Rockets were looking to begin their most promising playoff run in years with a statement – and that's exactly what they did.

The Rockets kicked off the 9-man football playoffs receiving the opening kickoff, and began what w...