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West Fargo golfer Riley Johnson hopes to help the Packers win their second state championship in three years before he joins the University of Minnesota next year. David Samson

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Chuck Gad has seen plenty of talented golfers in his 38 years as West Fargo’s head coach, but he had to admit golfers like senior Riley Johnson do not come around very often.


“He is really a special kid, and I have been blessed with a lot of them,” Gad said. “He is our leader, and the kids have a tremendous amount of respect for him. Sometimes the best player isn’t the most popular, but Riley is. The kids look up to him, and he helps them all the time.”

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