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DL Girls Basketball: Lakers drop close one in O.T.

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A near upset of the Class 2A No. 6 ranked Staples-Motley has given the Detroit Lakes girls' basketball team a bit more of a push heading into the Section 8-3A playoffs.


Despite losing their last three games, the Lakers (10-14) have played well enough in two of them for potential upsets of a pair of state-ranked teams in Class 3A No. 1 Fergus Falls and Staples-Motley Thursday, losing in overtime 59-54.

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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.