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Hunter Salathe scored a game-high 23 points in Perham's season-opening rout of Staples-Motley. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Perham cruises in opener over Staples-Motley

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PERHAM — The Perham Yellowjackets boys basketball team built a 25 point lead in the first half and kept adding to it in a 74-43 season-opening victory Tuesday evening over the Staples-Motley Cardinals.


Hunter Salathe scored 17 first half points nearly matching the Cardinals as Perham led 41-22 at the break.

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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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