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Mitchell tight end Payton Olson is tackled by Sioux Falls Washington's Nate Freese after a catch as Randolph Kpai (33) closes in during a game on Sept. 14 at Howard Wood Field in Sioux Falls. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Perilous passing: Kernels attempt to fix passing game at midseason
12 hours 32 min ago
September 14, 2018
Mitchell's Drew Kitchens (22) is hits by Sioux Falls Washington's Nate Freese (5) while carrying the ball as Sioux Falls Washington's Tyler Milliron, left, and Adam Durland, back, also close in on Kitchens during a game on Friday at Howard Wood Field in Sioux Falls. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Washington wipes out Kernels
September 14, 2018 - 10:35pm
September 12, 2018
Mitchell's Carson Max (33) carries the ball while Yankton's Michael Drotzmann (7) tries to bring him down on Sept. 7 at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Kernels looking for answers to fourth quarter woes
September 12, 2018 - 8:24am
September 7, 2018
Mitchell's Parker Roden (10) tackles Yankton's Caid Koletzky for a loss during a game on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Shootout gets away from Kernels
September 7, 2018 - 11:00pm
Mitchell's Drew Kitchens (22) runs through a hole created by a block from  Carter Max (72) on Watertown's Nick Geffre (68) during an Aug. 27 game at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Kernels look to continue momentum
September 7, 2018 - 7:00am
September 6, 2018
Mitchell quarterback Kiel Nelson bolts past Brookings defensive back Jay Wilbur (19) for a 70-yard touchdown run during last Friday's game at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium. (Nick Sabato/Republic)
Mitchell gets back to the basics
September 6, 2018 - 7:00am
August 31, 2018
Mitchell running back Drew Kitchens (22) turns the corner thanks to a block by Zach Mohr (55) on Brookings' Brady Ammann during the first quarter of a 28-14 win on Friday at Dykhouse Stadium in Brookings. (Nick Sabato / Republic)
Kernels grind out first win on the ground
August 31, 2018 - 11:05pm
Mitchell's Carson Max (33) attempts to power through a tackle by Watertown's Sam Stroup (50) on Saturday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Kernels look to bounce back at Brookings
August 31, 2018 - 7:10am
August 26, 2018
Mitchell's Kiel Nelson (3) slips past the attempted tackle of Watertown's Blake Holden (41) during a game on Saturday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Watertown stuns Kernels in season opener
August 26, 2018 - 12:15am
August 20, 2018
Mitchell defensive back Landon Huls, right, puts his arm up to deflect a pass intended for Ryan McGinnis during a practice on Aug. 9. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Airing it out: Kernels preparing more efficient passing attack
August 20, 2018 - 7:00am
August 10, 2018
Mitchell Kernel offensive linemen Carter Max, right, and Riley Szabo, second from right, lead the rest of the offensive line in a drill during the first practice of the 2018 season on Thursday morning. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Kernels embrace high expectations on first day
August 10, 2018 - 7:00am
July 12, 2018
Mitchell's Kiel Nelson (3) fires a pass to teammate Tate Larson (88) during a game on Sept. 2, 2017 at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Staying home: Nelson commits to DWU football team
July 12, 2018 - 7:52pm
July 11, 2018
Mitchell's Nelson commits to DWU
July 11, 2018 - 10:32pm
June 27, 2017
Mitchell's Kiel Nelson throws the ball during a drill on Tuesday morning as part of Dakota Wesleyan University's 11-man team camp at DWU's practice field in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Mitchell's Nelson improving on camp circuit
June 27, 2017 - 10:05pm
September 21, 2016
Nelson staying 'consistent' while leading Kernel offense
September 21, 2016 - 10:53pm
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