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Football: Pequot Lakes banquet Nov. 27
The Pequot Lakes Patriots football team will host an end-of-season banquet 6:30 p.m. Nov. 27 at the Grand View Lodge Grand Ballroom. Anyone interested in attending is asked to RSVP head coach Chip Lohmiller by Wednesday, Nov. 22.
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November 18, 2017
Patriots fall 45-7 at state
The Pequot Lakes Patriots trail St. Croix Lutheran Academy of West St. Paul 21-0 at halftime of the Class 3A state semifinals on Saturday at...
November 18, 2017 - 8:54pm
State Football: Pequot poised for state upset
It's No. 1 ranked vs. unranked. It's perennial state participant vs. first-time state semifinalist. But at this point it's anyone's guess...
November 18, 2017 - 4:00am
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
High School Football: Patriots advance to state semifinals for first time
ALEXANDRIA—Nathan Traut scored two touchdowns as a solid rushing attack and stifling defense gave the Pequot Lakes Patriots a 34-0 victory...
November 13, 2017 - 3:00am
November 11, 2017
State Football: Familiar foes face off in state quarters
Three of the eight teams in the Class 3A state tournament faced each other before the season even began. Two of those teams will square off in the state quarterfinal as the Pequot Lakes Patriots face the Mora Mustangs 3 p.m. Saturday at Alexandria High School. Both teams started...
November 11, 2017 - 9:00am
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 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 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
Area Football: Perfect offense pushes Patriots to state
FARGO—Maxx Schindel is the punter for the Pequot Lakes Patriots, but few would know that after Thursday's Section 8-3A final at the Fargodome. The...
November 3, 2017 - 7:00am
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
November 1, 2017
Area Volleyball: Tigers, W-DC advance
Pine River-Backus 3, Onamia 0 AITKIN—Bailey Wynn tallied 14 kills, five blocks, four digs and one ace serve in the No.1 seeded Pine River-Backus Tigers 3-0 win over the No. 2 Onamia Panthers Tuesday. It's the third victory for PR-B over Onamia this season. PR-B's Rylie Hirschey...
November 1, 2017 - 3:00am
October 29, 2017
Area Volleyball: LRCS finishes fourth in MACS state tournament
BAXTER—The Lake Region Hornets were defeated 3-1 by Woodcrest in the third-place game in the Minnesota Association of Christian Schools state tournament Saturday. Abby Grider was named to the all-tournament and all-conference teams and LRCS teammate Sydni Ogren was named second-team...
October 29, 2017 - 6:16pm
High School Football: Traut's four touchdowns spark Pequot Lakes
PEQUOT LAKES—Nathan Traut ran for three touchdowns and caught an 8-yard pass for another score to lead the No. 2 Pequot Lakes Patriots past third-seeded Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton 34-0 in the Section 8-3A semifinals Saturday. Traut scored on a 36-yard run and caught an 8-yard strike...
October 29, 2017 - 2:27pm