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Nation's longest high school football winningest streak ends at 70

The Kimberly football team’s state-record winning streak has come to an end.
The Fond du Lac Cardinals, who had come close to beating Kimberly on three occasions in the past few years, beat the Papermakers 31-28 in the season opener Friday in front of an overflow crowd at Papermaker Stadium.
Jared Scheberl kicked a 26-yard field goal on the final play of the game to give the Cardinals the victory.
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The loss ended Kimberly’s winning streak at 70 games and was the first defeat for the Papermakers since they fell to Arrowhead 31-7 in 2012 in a state quarterfinal game.
Kimberly had the longest active streak in the nation and was tied for the 13th longest winning streak ever by a high school football team nationally