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The laker girls' cross country team won its first Mid-State Conference championship in nearly 15 years.

Girls clinch first title in awhile

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Although it was business as usual for the Detroit Lakes girls' cross country team, they did accomplish something which hasn't been usual for a Laker team in up to 15 years -- they won the Mid-State Conference championship.


The Lakers ran away with their first Mid-State title in well over a decade with 47 team points, 11 better than second-place Park Rapids' 58 Thursday in Pequot Lakes.

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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.