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Front row L-R: Jake Anderson, Josh Nordick, Nick Bahls, Tyler Glines, Jordan Cresap, Jordan Anderson, Eli Beachy. Back row: Matt Formanek, Hunter Salathe, Zach Gabbard, Mark Schumacher, Jordan Hein, Jordan Bruhn, Dan Cavanagh, Mike Wiskow.

Jackets on long road to defend state title

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The Perham basketball team will have their communal heads on a swivel watching for shots to the back as they drag around the target of defending state champions through a section they are not even favored to win.


Arch rival Pelican Rapids, the only team to defeat last year's 31-1 ball club hold the #1 state ranking, while Perham sits right beneath at #2.

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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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