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Crowd of 1,500 watches as Yellowjackets defeat Lakers 60-50 in boys' basketball game Saturday

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The Perham boys' basketball team ruined Detroit Lakes' plans early on in the Yellowjackets 60-50 victory over the Lakers inside a jam-packed Ralph Anderson Gym Saturday evening.


Playing in front of 1,500-plus fans who gathered in support of Perham junior Zach Gabbard, the Yellowjackets struck from the outside early to help build an 8-0 lead, which pulled the Lakers out of their zone defense.

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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.