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Minnesota Swarm player Callum Crawford (left) plays a game with kids at the White Earth Nation Lacrosse Camp Wednesday in Mahnomen. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Carrie Snyder

Lacrosse was started in the native community...the Minnesota Swarm brought it back to Mahnomen

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Aime Caines, assistant coach of the Minnesota Swarm of the National Lacrosse League, spent his seventh wedding anniversary teaching more than 150 kids lacrosse in Mahnomen.


It wasn’t about spreading a game to a wider audience. It was about reintroducing a game to people who had it in their blood.

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Chris Murphy
Chris Murphy is the Minnesota preps and Fargo Force beat reporter for the Forum. He's covered high school sports in Chicago, North Dakota and Minnesota for the last five years and, for some reason, has been given awards for doing so. If reading him in the paper and online isn't enough, you can read more of him at the Forum Preps Blog:  
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