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DL boys heading to state for first time since the 1987 season

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In the True Team format for track and field, places mean everything.

For the Detroit Lakes boys’ squad, staying just ahead of the Little Falls’ placers was vital in their first State True Team berth since 1987, which was the inaugural year for the meet.


The Lakers staved off Little Falls by eight points, 533 to 525 at Mollberg Field under perfect, sunny conditions Tuesday.

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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.