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MSU-N Game Day Feature: No Quitting on his Dream

Donovan Garner's journey to play college football was a long one, but, his hard work paid off, and now, the Florida native is living out his dreams in Havre, and he's loving it


October 13, 2017

Colin Thompson

Montana State University-Northern senior Donovan Garner makes a snow angel after a practice last week in Havre. Before coming to Northern, Garner played football in the sunshine state's of Florida and California. But, over the last two years, he's made a home in Havre, and, while the cold weather might not have been his thing, he will leave MSU-N this spring as the first member of his family to graduate college.

The college football journey of Donovan Garner has been long, but it's also been rewarding and soon, he will play his final down for Montana State University-Northern. But even though his career on the gridiron is ending, he still has time to end it in style.

"I just want to finish my career strong," Garner said. "I want to continue to play hard and work hard for myself and my teammates. And I just want to finish as strong as I can."

When it comes to telling the story of how a kid from Miami, Florida came to be a wide receiver for a small college in Havre, Montana, there are some twists...

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