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Laker Jen Matter (23) fights for a rebound with Moorhead's Jensen Penas (40) in Thursday's game inside the Ralph Anderson Gym. Matter led all scorers with 21 points, most of them coming from inside the paint. (Photo by Brian Basham

Girls basketball: DL uses inside game to down Spuds

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Every sport is a game of percentages and in Thursday's home contest against Moorhead, the Detroit Lakes girls' basketball team won that game.


By owning the inside on both the defensive and offensive side of the court, the Lakers thrived on the high percentage shot, while forcing the Spuds to the perimeter for the lower percentage of attempts.

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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.