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Laker senior Karter Smith rolls a putt on the 9th green at the Ridges at Sand Creek during Wednesday's final round of the MSHSL class 2A state golf meet. Smith finished in 7th place with a two-day total of 110, and the Lakers took second place as a team with a score of 450. Staples-Motley finished in first, shooting a total of 443 as a team. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers

Detroit Lakes boys' two-year state reign ends

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JORDAN -  The third Class 2A state championship in a row was not in the cards for the Detroit Lakes boys’ golf team, as Staples-Motley swooped in to win the team title after shooting seven strokes better than the Lakers Wednesday at the Ridges at Sand Creek Golf Course in Jordan.


There was very little room for error for the Lakers Wednesday, as a five-hour rain delay forced the MSHSL to make the second round only nine holes.        

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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.