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Wadena Gold pitcher Jake Dykhoff and catcher Mack Jones celebrate their semifinal 5-0 victory over the Perham Diamondbacks. Wadena defeated the D-backs 1-0 in the title game.

Wadena Gold wins little league playoffs


The Wadena Gold little league team defeated the Perham Diamondbacks 1-0 in the championship game to take the Lakes Area Little League title.

The two teams met in the semi-finals of the double-elimination tournament with Wadena scoring five runs early and hanging on for the shutout to advance undefeated to the title game.

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Robert Williams
Robert has been the Sports Editor for the Focus since 2010 covering multiple state and national championship teams and is a mainstay at state tournaments each season covering the successful, athletic programs of Perham and New York Mills High Schools.
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