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L-R: Shane Streich, Keeghan Hurley, Nick Golebiowski, Charlie Lawrence and Class A champion Matt Welch battled to the 3200m mark and the finish line of the state meet.

XC: Yellowjackets dream big and win big

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NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- The Perham and New York Mills area has been devoid of a state high school athletic championship since the Eagles' Shane Novak brought back the Class A 113-pound state wrestling championship to Otter Tail County at the conclusion of last year's winter sports season.


The Perham boys' basketball team made a valiant run at repeating as state champions with a third place finish. They did, however, bring home an Academic State Championship.

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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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