Lakers trying to end 94-year state drought
After the last second ticked off the clock during the 2011 Section 8-3A semifinal game between Detroit Lakes and Bemidji, there was a Red mob which stormed the floor after the upset by the Lakers.
Afterall, it was the first time in decades a DL boys' basketball team earned a berth in a section final game. Add in the fact, no Laker boys' basketball team had made the state playoffs since 1918.
It was a big deal in Lakerland.
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