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Lightning have new boys' coach


Craig Larson takes over as head coach of the Northern Lakes Lightning (Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus/Crosby-Ironton) boys’ hockey team opened the season with an 6-4 win over Breckenridge/Wahpeton on Saturday, Nov. 23.

“We’re a very young team,” Larson said of the Lightning. “We look to compete hard in every game, and look forward to playing in a new, competitive section.”

Northern Lakes will also witch from Class AA to Class A this year.

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