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Austin Erickson no-hit the Lakers through six innings and pitched out of a jam in the seventh to earn his first victory of the season. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Mid-State baseball: Lakers and Perham split one-run games

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PERHAM — Detroit Lakes and No. 14-2A Perham (2-2) sparred with punches of dominant pitching in a split between the two teams in a Mid-State Conference baseball doubleheader here Thursday afternoon.


Both games were one-run affairs. Detroit Lakes won the opener 3-2 behind a combined one-hitter thrown by starter AJ Matter and reliever Ryan Cihak.

Perham took the nightcap 4-3 in a game Perham starter Austin Erickson took a no-hitter into the seventh inning.

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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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