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The Detroit Lakes girls' golf team make the traditional jump into the Ridges at Sand Creek Golf Course pond just off the 18th green. The team which wins the championship, takes a dive into the pond after. BRIAN BASHAM/DETROIT LAKES NEWSPAPERS

Laker girls' golf team claims second-straight state championship

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JORDAN - The season of domination for the Detroit Lakes girls’ golf team came to the ending many thought it would, as Class 2A state champions for the second year in a row.


Not only did the Lakers clinch the state title by 31 strokes over second-place Minnewaska, they also had co-medalists in junior Natalie Roth and freshman Kate Smith, who each finished with a 108.

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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.