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Sophomore Courtney Hedstrom is the Lakers' elder on a very young Detroit Lakes girls' golf team.

Age is a nonfactor in success of Lakers

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Age does not discriminate, especially for the Detroit Lakes girls' golf team.

Entering the season, one would think the Lakers were in rebuilding mode, with no seniors or juniors on the roster.


No, the Lakers were heading into the 2010 season with just a couple sophomores and the rest seventh and eighth graders, making each meet almost looking like a junior varsity one.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.