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The Perham Stingers celebrate the District 9 championship and a state berth Sunday at Krueger Field after defeating Fergus Falls. Robert Williams/FOCUS

VFW: Stingers earn state tournament berth

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PERHAM — Fergus Falls and the Perham Stingers completed a three-game set in two days for a berth in the VFW state tournament, culminating in a Sunday twinbill for the District 9 championship.


Facing elimination after Perham’s 10-7 semifinal victory, Fergus Falls won the opening game 7-4 Sunday, but Perham clinched a state berth with a 7-1 victory in the deciding game.

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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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