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Detroit Lakes' Brandon Johnson (58) and Perham's Jordan Hein (7) collide in the middle of Ted Meinhover Field in Perham during the first half of Friday night's football game. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers

Lakers take HOL North and Pigskin Paddle with win over Perham

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PERHAM - The first zip code for the "Pigskin Paddle" will reside in Detroit Lakes.

The Lakers won the battle of the classes, as the Class 4A No. 4 ranked DL team won a hard-fought 36-28 game on the road against the Class 3A No. 2 ranked Perham Yellowjackets Friday.


The game had all sorts of implications, all now favoring the Lakers with the win.

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