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Spud Bowl continues to grow; organizers add 5K run

More than 100 turn out for Spud Bowl 5K run

12:30 AM, Sep. 8, 2013
Many people at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Spud Bowl game took advantage of the free baked potatoes and french fries given out during the game. The Spud Bowl was created to celebrate the impact potato farmers have on central Wisconsin.
Many people at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Spud Bowl game took advantage of the free baked potatoes and french fries given out during the game. The Spud Bowl was created to celebrate the impact potato farmers have on central Wisconsin.
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The 2013 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point football season kicked off Saturday night, and the UWSP football players weren't the only ones sporting new gold outfits.

To mark the 27th Spud Bowl - the annual celebration of the team's season-opener - people could sample baked potatoes wrapped in gold tin foil. This year, organizers even added a 5K run.

UWSP uses the Spud Bowl as a way to celebrate central Wisconsin's agricultural industry and the impact it has on the university and the Stevens Point community. ...

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