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Perham advances to third straight state tournament


MOORHEAD — Perham built a 14-point advantage with 7:09 to play and held off a late Crosby-Ironton run to win their third consecutive Section 8AA boys basketball championship Friday evening in Memorial Auditorium at Concordia College.

The Yellowjackets defeated the Rangers 50-42 behind 15 points from Jordan Hein, 14 from Josh Nordick and a dozen from Hunter Salathe.

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Robert Williams
Robert has been the Sports Editor for the Focus since 2010 covering multiple state and national championship teams and is a mainstay at state tournaments each season covering the successful, athletic programs of Perham and New York Mills High Schools.
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