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DL Girls Basketball - Otters outlast Lakers

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The challenge of taking on undefeated and the Class 3A's No. 1 ranked Fergus Falls grew for the visiting Detroit Lakes girls' basketball team, as they were without their leading post player Shay Nielsen.


The sophomore forward suffered a foot injury in the game prior to the matchup with the Otters (19-0) Tuesday, but DL put it all out on the line, despite a 52-35 loss.

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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.