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Quillan Oak returns to the Lakers after a stellar Class 2A state meet where he took second in the 100-yard breaststroke and fifth in the 200 individual medley. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

Lakers swimming and diving hopes talent and depth mesh

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The Detroit Lakes boys' swimming and diving team didn't only have a winning season last year, they are winning the numbers game this season.


The latter could be a significant factor in bettering their successful 2008-09 campaign, with 24 swimmers and divers out.

"That's a great number to have," said DL head coach Rian Heimark on the number of Lakers out for the team. "We even ran into a problem when we were taking our team photo, we didn't have enough warm-ups.

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