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File photo Perham head basketball coach Dave Cresap has his eyes set on a return to the state tournament to defend the Yellowjackets' 2011 Class 2A title.

The epitome of 'Perham Pride'

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Pride has a multitude of meanings to different people, some deserved and some not. It is those who deal with tragedy and turn it to triumph that can boast best, and that is no ordinary achievement.


If a degree of difficulty was attached to circumstances providing an opportunity to be outstanding, Perham head basketball coach and sixth grade teacher Dave Cresap's past 14 months would range from mortifying to exemplary and all stages in between.

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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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