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Ivan Nodsle high-fives head coach Hans Hanson on his home run trot to put Perham up 6-1 in the second inning. Bob Williams/FOCUS

8AA Baseball Playoffs: Yellowjackets demolish Nuggets 19-2

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On a beautiful Saturday afternoon for baseball, with the new brick backstop showcased in sunlight, the No. 11-ranked Perham Yellowjackets demolished the Hawley Nuggets 19-2 in five innings.


"These guys came out today and really hit the ball," Perham Head Coach Hans Hanson said. "They were really fired up and that's what I'm looking for out of this team."

Hawley manufactured their only lead in the first inning when freshman Chad Clute doubled in Nick Bjorndahl.

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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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