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Sam Muer found the end zone twice in Perham's win over bitter rivals Pelican Rapids to get the Yellowjackets off to a 1-0 start to the season. Photos by Kim Jordahl/Thru Him Photography

Jacket offense in full swing in season opener

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PELICAN RAPIDS — Sam Muer scored two touchdowns, while Cole Schmitz topped the 100-yard rushing mark and the Perham offense found the end zone five times in a high-scoring 36-21 victory over archrival Pelican Rapids to open the season Friday night.


Muer (42), Schmitz (103) and quarterback Mason Malikowski (87) combined for 232 of Perham’s 237 rushing yards and each scored a touchdown.

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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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