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Cassie Beseman battled for position down the back stretch to finish 34th overall in a time of 15:47 to lead the Yellowjackets.

Perham girls take twelfth place

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Unlike the boys cross-country squad, the girls team fought an uphill battle most of the year, but put a strong finish to the season taking 12th place at the state championship meet.


After losing their top four runners from last year's second place state team, three of whom are running college division one this year, a new group of leaders needed to emerge to make a return trip to state.

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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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