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Eidenschink falls just short of state champion aspirations

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It was an unfortunate end to a brilliant career for Detroit Lakes senior Brent Eidenschink.

Leaving as one of the best Laker grapplers ever, Eidenschink missed out on his most coveted goal -- a state championship -- by just seven seconds.


Wrestling in the Class 2A 189-pound championship match against Fulda/Murray County Central senior Nick Henning, Eidenschink was holding a 1-0 advantage late in the third period, after a very close battle in the first two frames.

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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.