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Poor shooting dooms Laker boy cagers in season opener

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A trio of consecutive three pointers early in the second half was enough of a lift for the home team Crosby-Ironton boys' basketball team to pull off a 52-45 season-opening victory over Detroit Lakes Friday.


The Rangers sunk three treys to widen a close 22-20 halftime lead, to bolt out to an 11-point edge. The Lakers would play comeback the rest of the game, at one point pulling to within seven.

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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.