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Eric Weller tags out Eric Brach in the second inning of Perham;s 8-2 victory over Dent. Bob Williams/FOCUS

Pirates defeat Wildcats 8-2 on Tuffy Stadium opening night

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PERHAM -- The Perham Pirates defeated the Dent Wildcats 8-2 on the opening night of the new Tuffy Stadium at Krueger Field on a sticky and sweaty Independence Day evening.


Perham took a 2-0 lead into the sixth inning of a five-inning pitchers duel between Taylor Doll and Dent's David Stoll.

Gavin Biegler scored in the first inning on a single by Jesse Hein to give Perham an early 1-0 lead.

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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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