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November 17, 2012
Payton Jordahl (25) and Jordan Hein (7) found themselves in unusual territory as the Buccaneers defense shut down Perham's rushing leaders to advance to the state final and end the Yellowjackets' season. 
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State semis: Blue Earth Area defeats Perham 31-21
November 17, 2012 - 6:06pm
November 14, 2012
Longtime Fergus Falls coach Risbrudt retires
November 14, 2012 - 1:34pm
Dome demolition requires finding new prep playoff home
November 14, 2012 - 12:01pm
Jordan Hein's nose for the end zone will be tested by the most stout defense in Class 3A Saturday, at 4:30 p.m. in Minneapolis as the Yellowjackets face Blue Earth Area for a trip to the state finals.
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Semifinal preview: Blue Earth Area vs. Perham
November 14, 2012 - 11:33am
November 12, 2012
The record-breaking Yellowjackets are two wins away from Perham's first-ever state football title.
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Hein and the Jackets smashing school football records (UPDATED)
November 12, 2012 - 5:51pm
November 10, 2012
A Jordan Hein swing pass to running back Payton Jordahl resulted in this 36-yard TD reception to put Perham ahead 7-0 with 8:52 remaining in the first quarter.
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State Football: Perham defeats Esko 42-8
November 10, 2012 - 5:42pm
Perham is back at state (VIDEO)
November 10, 2012 - 1:14pm
November 7, 2012
DL's Michael Herzog is 66 yards off of setting the Lakers' all-time single-season rushing record, with 1,361 yards. Mark Leslie, who resides in Dent, holds the record with 1,427 yards, set in 1985. 
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Lakers bring back state football tradition
November 7, 2012 - 10:38am
Payton Jordahl (25) and Jordan Hein (7) combined for over 300 yards rushing in the Section 8AAA final.
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Star quarterback duel on tap in state quarters
November 7, 2012 - 9:21am
Esko's Garrett Iverson (44) rushes the ball between Proctor's Calen Porter (31) and Frank Napoli (22) in the Section 7AAA high school football championship game Thursday at Malosky Stadium. Esko defeated Proctor 28-26.(Clint Austin /
Esko edges Proctor for Section 7AAA football title
November 7, 2012 - 7:49am
November 6, 2012
Info for Saturday's Perham/Esko game in Duluth
November 6, 2012 - 12:02pm
November 5, 2012
The Perham Yellowjackets celebrate a second year in a row of owning Section 8AAA football and gaining a return trip to the state quarterfinals next Saturday.
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Football: Yellowjackets look to advance past state quarters
November 5, 2012 - 2:07pm
November 2, 2012
Josh Nordick, Jordan Hein and Scott Graham hold up Perham's second consecutive Section 8AAA championship trophy at Friday's post-game ceremonies.
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No. 5 Perham powers past Park Rapids for section championship
November 2, 2012 - 9:27pm
November 1, 2012
8AAA Football Preview: Park Rapids Area versus Perham
November 1, 2012 - 12:41pm
October 29, 2012
Jordan Hein gets loose from Crookston's Cam Leas on a 39-yard touchdown run in the third quarter.
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Yellowjackets advance to Section final with easy win
October 29, 2012 - 1:22pm