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Allison Berg lands a try in the high jump Tuesday during the Section 8 True Team meet at Mollberg Field. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Laker girls run away with 3rd straight title

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The perfect combination of elite talent and depth was the formula for the Detroit Lakes girls’ track and field team, which clinched its third-consecutive Section 8 True Team title Tuesday at Mollberg Field.


The section title is the Laker’s 10th overall and on Tuesday, it was over early, as DL racked up a total of seven first-place finishes en route to a score of 572.5 points, far outdistancing second place finisher Pequot Lakes, which had 408 points.

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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.