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Laker defenders including Connor McLeod (9) and Andrew Pedersen (20), swarm and take down Duluth Denfeld quarterback Luke Jazdzewski (12) during last Friday's Homecoming game at Mollberg Field. (Taylor Blank/DL Newspapers)

Detroit Lakes football heads to the big city

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Friday night lights will be a bit brighter for the Detroit Lakes football team as they travel to the metro area to face Class 5A power Minnetonka.


The Skippers are 3-2 with one common opponent with the Lakers in Robbinsdale Armstrong -- which both DL and Minnetonka have defeated this season.

For the Lakers (2-3), they will be facing one of the largest schools in the state with an enrollment of 2,777 students, compared to the 745 of DL.

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