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Battle Lake guard Dan Marso (right) looks for an open teammate while being guarded by Brandon-Evansville's James Huisman last Thursday. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)

Depth, talent and focus make Battlers a threat

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The Battle Lake boys basketball team has the focus of a group that knows there is the potential for a special ending to this season.


The Battlers were one of just two undefeated teams left in the state after moving to 17-0 with a 67-25 win at Brandon-Evansville last Thursday night. It was their sixth straight win by at least 30 points, and they’re beating teams by an average of almost 35 a game.

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Eric Morken
Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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