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The Hawley Nuggets swept a two-game set in the championship finals to win the Section 8AA title and advance to the state tournament. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Nuggets complete two-game sweep for 8AA championship

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DETROIT LAKES — The Hawley Nuggets erased a three-run first inning deficit and scored 10 runs in the final three innings to complete a two-game sweep and claim the Minnesota Class 2A Section 8 championship defeating Perham 10-5 at Washington Park Friday.


Hawley advanced to a second title game winning twice Thursday in Perham by a score of 7-6 in eight innings over the Yellowajckets and defeating Park Rapids 7-6 in the early game.

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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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