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Rylie Rothmeyer was surprised at her time following the 200-yard freestyle event Friday at the Mid-State Conference Swimming and Diving meet in Detroit Lakes. Emily Creager, right, of Park Rapids finished second.

Rothmeyer and Jackets freestyle to second in the Mid-State

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Park Rapids has put a lock on most of their duals this season, including a dual victory over Perham/New York Mills 97-88 in September. The Panthers continued their dominance with a first place finish at the Mid-State Conference meet edging out the Yellowjackets, in second, 460-417.


Detroit Lakes finished a distant third with 263 points, ahead of fourth-place Staples-Motley with 175.

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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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