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State Football: Pierz fan bus, state tickets available until 3:30 p.m. Wed.
Tickets and a fan bus sign up for Saturday's Prep Bowl final between the Pierz Pioneers and St. Croix Lutheran Crusaders are available in the...
10 hours 19 min ago
November 20, 2017
State Football: Pierz runs past Jordan into Prep Bowl
Pierz 55, Jordan 26 Key: Pierz rushed for 421 yards and held Jordan to just 117 yards passing Overall: Prz 12-0, J 9-4 Next: Pierz vs. St. Croix Lutheran/Pequot Lakes winner for Class 3A State Championship at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis 1 p.m. Saturday MINNEAPOLIS—They...
November 20, 2017 - 3:00am
November 18, 2017
State Football: Different styles to square off when Pierz meets Jordan
Leo Pohlkamp had to go back to Nov. 18, 2003. That's the last time the head coach's Pierz Pioneers played against a quarterback with numbers...
November 18, 2017 - 3:00am
November 17, 2017
Our Opinion: Good luck at state Warriors, Patriots and Pioneers
It would seem a rare feat to have three area teams playing in the semifinals of the state high school football tournament during the same season. But that's what we have—and all playing on the same day no less—with the Brainerd Warriors, Pequot Lakes Patriots and Pierz...
November 17, 2017 - 10:30am
November 15, 2017
High School Football: Brainerd vs. Owatonna rematch of 2013 5A final
The Minnesota State High School League's state football tournament semifinals will be played three days this week at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Winners of the semifinals advance to the Prep Bowl Championship games Nov. 24-25 at U.S. Bank Stadium. Tickets: Per session: $14 adults;...
November 15, 2017 - 5:30am
November 13, 2017
State Football: Pierz punches ticket to the Bank
Pierz's defense came to play Saturday. And so did its offense as the second-ranked and unbeaten Pioneers ran past the ninth-ranked Proctor...
November 13, 2017 - 6:00am
November 11, 2017
State Football: Top defenses to be showcased in Brainerd
Two top-ranked defenses will square off Saturday when the Pierz Pioneers face the Proctor Rails in the Class 3A state quarterfinals at Brainerd...
November 11, 2017 - 8:00am
November 8, 2017
High School Football: Warriors to meet St. Louis Park in 5A quarterfinals
The Brainerd Warriors will play the St. Louis Park Orioles in the quarterfinals of the Class 5A state tournament at 6 p.m. Saturday at St. Cloud...
November 8, 2017 - 5:00am
November 7, 2017
High School Football: Tickets for Pierz state game on sale
Class 3A state quarterfinal tickets for the Pierz Pioneers game against the Proctor Rails at 3 p.m. Saturday at Brainerd High School will be on sale in the Pierz School District office through 3:30 p.m. Friday. Prices are adults $9, students $6.
November 7, 2017 - 3:00am
Track and Field: Pierz's Algarin to sign with Nebraska
Pierz Pioneers senior Beth-el Algarin will sign a National Letter of Intent to compete in track and field at the University of Nebraska. Algarin will sign at 8 a.m. Wednesday in the Pierz High School Commons. The public is invited.
November 7, 2017 - 2:00am
November 6, 2017
Boys Cross Country: S-M's Anderson lands in top 10
NORTHFIELD—Emmet Anderson flirted with the lead long enough to place sixth in Saturday's Class 1A state meet at St. Olaf College. The Staples-Motley...
November 6, 2017 - 1:30am
November 5, 2017
High School Football: Pierz headed back to state for 5th straight year
ST. CLOUD—Reese Kapsner rushed 15 times for 139 yards and three touchdowns to lead the top-seeded Pierz Pioneers to a 40-14 victory over the No. 3 New London-Spicer Wildcats Friday. The Section 6-3A championship game was played in the snow at St. Cloud State University's Husky...
November 5, 2017 - 6:24pm
November 3, 2017
Cross Country Running: 14 area runners to compete at state
For the first time since 2009, the Staples-Motley Cardinals boys team is back at the state cross country meet, which kicks off 10 a.m. Saturday...
November 3, 2017 - 9:00am
November 2, 2017
Area Football: 4 area teams battling for state spot
No. 1 Pierz (9-0) vs. No. 3 New London-Spicer (7-3) No. 1 Perham (7-2) vs. No. 2 Pequot Lakes (7-2) No. 1 Pillager (8-2) vs. No. 2 West...
November 2, 2017 - 3:00am
Area Football: Pierz ticket prices announced
Tickets for Friday's Section 6-3A final between the Pierz Pioneers and New London-Spicer will be on sale in the Pierz School District office. The cost is $8 for adults and $6 for students. The game will be played at 8 p.m. Friday at St. Cloud State University.
November 2, 2017 - 2:30am