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BRIAN WIERIMA/TRIBUNE Junior lefty Ben Lindquist pitched a five-hit gem against No. 1 seeded Warroad Tuesday afternoon. The Lakers won 8-1 and advanced to the semifinals.

No. 2 Lakers trample No. 1 Warroad to advance in Section playoffs

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FERGUS FALLS -- Eight runs were definitely a key in the Detroit Lakes baseball team's 8-1 Section 8-2A third-round win over the North's No. 1 seeded Warroad, but it was what didn't happen in the fourth inning which put the Lakers over the hump.


What didn't happen was Warroad scoring a run in the fourth, despite having the bases loaded with no outs and DL cling-ing to a 3-0 lead.

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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.