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Striving for Success

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by Jackie Jenson photography by Jeremy Petrick Photography The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the game of American football as, “an American game that is played between two teams of 11 players each and in which the ball is moved forward by running or passing.” Detroit Lakes High School senior running back Ben Nordmark would sum it […]

Besting Last Season One Sport At A Time

Back on Track

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by Jackie Jenson Photography by Kim J Photography For Detroit Lakes High School senior Brady Labine, sports have been an opportunity to try new things and test his physical limits. Last year at the Craig Fredrickson Invitational track meet held annually in Detroit Lakes, the Laker sprinter broke the 400m boys track record, a very […]

Making the Grade On and Off the Field

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by Jackie Jenson Photography by Kim J Photography Legendary football coach Vince Lombardi famously once said, “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” Carson Tunheim, a lineman for the Detroit Lakes High School football team not only lives by this statement, he adds that hard work in the weight room provides […]

Driving for the Record Books

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Driving for the Record Books by Jackie Jenson Photography by Thru Him Photography When you think of golf, you think names such as Jordan Spieth, Rory Mcllroy, Lydia Ko and Lexi Thompson. Better get ready to add another name to that list: Kate Smith. On the Detroit Lakes Varsity Girls Golf team since she was […]

Diving In

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by Jackie Jenson Photography by Thru Him Photography Diving for more than nine years, Detroit Lakes’ Zane Freeman is putting his experience to work as he prepares for a run at the upcoming Class A Minnesota State High School League Boys Swimming and Diving State Competition to be held at the University of Minnesota Aquatic […]

Centered on Winning

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by Jackie Jenson Photography by Thru Him Photography Tom Ward, a former assistant hockey coach for the University of Minnesota mens hockey team, once described hockey as the original extreme sport and National Hockey League Hall of Famer Wayne Gretsky, described the game as, “A unique sport in the sense that you need each and […]

The Ups and Downs of an All-Around Gymnast

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By Jackie Jenson Photography by Thru Him Photography US Girls Gymnastics Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas once said, “Hard days are the best because that’s where champions are made.” For Detroit Lakes High School gymnast Molly Lyngaas, this year, she put that quote to the test. Edging out her closest competitor by .025, the sophomore tumbler […]

Shay Nielsen is All In

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by Jackie Jenson Photography by Thru Him Photography Detroit Lakes’ Shay Nielsen is all in. A senior at Detroit Lakes High, Shay’s 2014-15 year will mark her last spin as a DLHS volleyball, basketball, and track and field starter – something she has readied herself for in the only way she knows how: putting in […]