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Laker Hall of Honor: Mike Neitzke - Learning young

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What began as playing outside on the frozen outdoor rinks during carefree pickup hockey games with his friends, turned out to be one of the best prep and college careers in DLHS history for the newest member of the Laker Hall of Honor, Mike Neitzke.


But it was those long Saturday and Sunday afternoons on the rink near the DLHS, which helped create Neitzke's niche as one of the best Lakers to lace up the skates.

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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.