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Yellowjackets defeat Hawley for HOL Championship


PERHAM — The Perham Yellowjackets won their first Heart O’ Lakes Conference volleyball championship since 2008 with a 3-1 victory over the Hawley Nuggets Tuesday evening by a score of 3-1 (25-17, 25-13, 21-25, 25-23).

Sophomore Ella Von Ruden led the charge on offense with 13 kills; senior Tina Scheidecker added 10 in a game that got away from the Yellowjackets in the third set.

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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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