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Rachel Nelson shot an 83 to finish fifth behind a quartet of Detroit Lakes golfers and lead Perham to a third place team finish and a trip to Walker for the Section 8AA meet June 4. Bob Williams/FOCUS

Girls golf: Nelson leads Perham to Section qualifying finish

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PARK RAPIDS -- One stroke can make all the difference in golf and one stroke is the reason the Perham girls golf team is advancing to sections.


The Perham golfers finished third at the Section 8AA south sub-section golf meet at Headwaters Golf Course in Park Rapids Wednesday.

Their combined team score of 391 was one stroke better than Fergus Falls and Wadena-Deer Creek, both turned in cards totaling 392.

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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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