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Detroit Lakes senior Megan Ostlie had a strong start to the season, before missing some of the season due to an illness. She still had a good end to the season, though. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Girls Cross Country: DL had to overcome adversity

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There were several obstacles thrown in front of the Detroit Lakes girls’ cross country team during the 2013 season, which ultimately slowed the Lakers down a bit in the midst of some high expectations.


The “senior whammy,” which seems to affect the Lakers annually, was no different this season, as front runner Megan Ostlie was inflicted with a blood disorder, which effectively shortened her season.

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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.