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Keeghan Hurley wins the Class A state championship in front of a contingent of Perham fans at St. Olaf. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Individual state champion Hurley leads Perham to back-to-back state titles

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NORTHFIELD — Keeghan Hurley won the Minnesota Class A individual cross country title in ideal weather conditions and led the Perham Yellowjackets to their second straight, and fifth overall, state championship in their 12 consecutive appearance at St. Olaf.


Hurley joins his father, Don, as the first-ever father-son duo to win state cross country titles. Don was a back-to-back state champion in 1976-77.

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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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