Possible ownership group lined up for IFL franchise


BEMIDJI -- Bemidji is one step closer to having an Indoor Football League franchise.

Curtis Webb, Sanford Center executive director, said Thursday he couldn't divulge many details but there are people interested in starting a team.

"Things are looking very positive," Webb said. "We're moving forward with one ownership group."

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Jack Hittinger
Jack Hittinger is a sports reporter for the Bemidji Pioneer, focusing on Bemidji State but also covering area high schools. He hails from the Great State of Michigan. Read his Bemidji State blog at and follow him on Twitter at @Jackhitts.
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