skip navigation

Star Tribune Preps Insider Blog: While the coach worries, Dassel-Cokato football relaxes and wins

By JIM PAULSEN, Star Tribune, 10/09/18, 2:15PM CDT


The Chargers are 6-0 and enjoying their best season in a decade.

It’s the nature of coaches that their focus tends to drift toward what can go wrong instead of what is going right.

These are good times for the Dassel-Cokato football team. After a 56-7 homecoming rout of Glencoe-Silver Lake on Friday, the Chargers are 6-0. The last time they won as many games in a season was 2010, when they went 9-2. And there are still two regular season games left to play.

Heady times indeed.

But for coach Ryan Weinandt, now in his 15th season as the program’s grand poobah, this is no time to sit back and rake in praises and plaudits. Read Star Tribune staff writer Jim Paulsen's full blog post here.

Football Hub Headlines