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Laker safety Ryan Cihak (25) pulls down Thief River Falls quarterback Zeb Nelson (10) for a loss during Friday night's game at Mollberg Field. BRIAN BASHAM/DETROIT LAKES NEWSPAPERS

Lakers survive Prowlers to stay undefeated

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       DETROIT LAKES -  Two interceptions and two fumble recoveries were eventually turned into 14 points for the Detroit Lakes football team, which ultimately were the swing points in a 29-21 victory over visiting Thief River Falls Friday.


        The Heart O’Lakes Conference matchup of the two undefeated teams went down to the wire, as the Prowlers (2-1) pushed the Lakers (3-0) to the brink, before DL clinched the win on TRF’s final drive late in the fourth quarter.

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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.