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Mark Schumacher got loose on the base line and scored on this two-hand jam midway through the first half. All photos by Bob Williams/FOCUS

#1-2A Yellowjackets hold on for 72-69 victory at 3A Fergus Falls

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If the top-ranked Perham Yellowjackets (7-0) have an Achilles' heel, it's free throw shooting and it almost cost them Thursday night, as they won for the 26th consecutive time. Perham defeated the Otters 72-69 in Fergus Falls.

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Tied at 50 with less than 10 minutes remaining, Perham went on a 20-7 run to lead 70-57 with two minutes to play.

The 13-point advantage was the largest lead for either club in a game that was back and forth with far more offense than defense.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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