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The Detroit Lakes Bantam A team includes (L to R) front: Carson Sonstegard and Austin Fritz. Middle: Carson Tunheim, Jack Deconcini, Jacob Herrmann, Josh Bollig and Matthew Bergren. Back: Tyler Berby, Sam Boomgaarden, Carter Schwan, Jon Richards, Andrew Dahl, Eli Disse and Jacob Anderson. Brian Basham/Record

Detroit Lakes Bantam A Hockey: team breaks state drought

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Over the course of the last two years, the Detroit Lakes Bantam A hockey team had plenty of experience playing their way to tournament championships games.


The only problem occurred was actually finishing it off, which resulted in DL going a combine 1-4 in title games in 2012.

But things changed drastically in 2013 for the Laker Bantam A’s, which returned the majority of their players from last season and the experience of playing in those championship games.

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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.