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Lakers' season hit by injury bug, but gain experience

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The Detroit Lakes boys' basketball team could have used some of this St. Patrick's Day luck through the season, just in the form of having a healthy full team on the floor consistently.


That wasn't the case for the 12-15 Laker team, which couldn't put out a consistent starting lineup, due to injuries.

"We had some bad luck and were banged up for most of the season," said DL head coach Robb Flint. "But we're not going to use that as an excuse, every team has those issues.

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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.