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The Perham boys hold aloft the Minnesota Class A state trophy Saturday in Northfield. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Perham claims the 2013 National High School Coaches Association DII Boys Cross Country National Team Championship.

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After a second straight Minnesota Class A State Team Championship, Perham has been named the Division II National Champions for a second straight season.


In the deepest DII State Meet in the nation, Perham outlasted three top 25 nationally-ranked teams to win with 52-points, 59-points ahead of DII US No. 7 Mounds Park HS.

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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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