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DL Boys Swimming - Lakers battle illness, but still dig deep to take win

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The Detroit Lakes boys' swimming and diving team had to dig deep, but some strong perseverance showed through Thursday in a 95-88 victory over visiting Perham.


With the team battling through a myriad of illnesses, the Lakers fought through a lack of numbers to keep Perham at bay by winning eight events and taking the top two spots in three of them.

The Lakers also picked up big points by winning all three relay events, as well.

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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.