Polar Plunge

Plunge for Paul

Members of the Forest Park football team — junior Nathan Libbert, left, sophomore Josh Voegerl, junior Austin Kempf, sophomore Ethan Knust carrying sophomore Bryce Bettag and freshman Joe Mesaris — prepared to run into the water at the Ferdinand State Forest during the Plunge for Paul benefit Sunday. The event was held for 9-year-old Paul Fischer of St. Anthony who is recovering from surgery after being diagnosed with a brain tumor in December. In all, 157 participants paid $20 each to take the plunge. Brooke Stevens/The Herald