Weather Forecast

The Detroit Lakes, Minn., Laker girl's golf team of Sydney Busker, Emma Thompson, Natalie Roth, Trisa Hutchinson, Matty Tschider and Kate Smith take the tradional leap into a pond following their Minnesota Class 2-A state championship win Wednesday at the Ridges at Sand Creek in Jordan. The team shot an all-time low state score of 590 over the two-day tournament. Radio personality Andy Lia, left, also made the jump with the team. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers

Laker dynasty cemented with third-straight state championship

Email News Alerts

The fairy tale in which was the Detroit Lakes girls’ golf season, came to a conclusion Wednesday with the Lakers clinching their third-straight Class 2A state championship at the Ridges at Sand Creek Golf Course in Jordan.


Four seniors played their last round as Lakers and they made it count, as DL shot a second-day score of 297, which went with their one-day state meet record 293 Tuesday for an all-time low two-day state meet score of 590.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.