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Lydia Irons scores in the Eagles 16-5 victory over the W-H-A Wolves in 6A playoff action.

Softball: Eagles off to hot start in 6A playoffs

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NEW YORK MILLS -- The No. 2-seeded Eagles softball team overcame a five-run first inning from No. 7-seed Walker-Hackensack-Akeley in big fashion on their way to a 16-5 opening round trouncing of the Wolves.


After an error on the first fly ball of the game, all five Wolves batters came around to score and with a record of 10-6 W-H-A has proven they know how to win.

"It was pretty ugly," NY Mills Assistant Coach Greg Esala said.

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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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