𝐅𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐌𝐲 π•πˆπ„π– ππŽπˆππ“: β€˜Cowboy’ Rex Haugen: True confessions, untold stories Longtime coach put his β€˜brand’ on Pelican Rapids

by Louis Hoglund
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Old coaches and cowboys don’t fade awayβ€”they retire to the poker table, enjoying prolonged card games interrupted by trips to the lavatory. Rex Haugen, with two of his card-playing buddies, left, Chuck Gulsvig, and right, Loren Bjerke.
These guys don’t sit up all night shuffling decks in a smokey backroom. They gather around the gambling table Sunday afternoonsβ€”after church, of course.