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PAYHA has seen increasing numbers in its hockey Mites program and the benefits have produced noticeable results at the varsity level with PAYHA's feeder program to Detroit Lakes. Photo by Robert Williams/FOCUS

PAYHA program continues growth

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PERHAM -- The contributions of the Perham Area Youth Hockey Association (PAYHA) has garnered attention in the continuing program at Detroit Lakes with Perham natives succeeding at the bantam and varsity level.


Brandon Olson and Ryan Deconcini have had productive seasons for the Lakers.

PAYHA has also caught the eye of Minnesota Hockey magazine and the Minnesota Wild this season.

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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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