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Christian Hedstrom (5) was one of five sophomores who saw significant playing time this season for the Lakers. Brian Basham Tribune

Detroit Lakes boys basketball wrap-up

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There wasn’t dipping any toes in the pool for the Detroit Lakes boys’ basketball team, as the majority of the Lakers who were going to play had to jump into their varsity careers headfirst.


At first, it looked as if the young and inexperienced Lakers were in over their heads after a 66-36 loss to Pelican Rapids in the season opener, but by the end of the 2012-13 season, there was much smoother sailing.

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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.