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January 21, 2019
Warrior Boys Basketball: Balanced Brainerd downs Trojans
NEW PRAGUE—Ben Staehling led a balanced scoring attack with 16 points for the Brainerd Warriors who defeated the New Prague Trojans 61-55...
January 21, 2019 - 12:30pm
Area Boys Basketball: PR-B scores 9-point win
PINE-RIVER—Torry Hirschey poured in 18 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers who improved to 12-2 with a 56-45 non-conference win over the Browerville-Eagle Valley Tigers Saturday, Jan. 19. Brady Raph added 13 points for PR-B and Louis Bueckers finished with 12. Browerville...
January 21, 2019 - 1:30am
January 19, 2019
Boys Basketball: Big 2nd half lifts Warriors over Storm
Smiles were contagious Friday, Jan. 18. And so was the scoring as six different players scored during an eight-minute stretch that saw the...
January 19, 2019 - 2:00am
January 18, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Patriots pounce on Gobblers
PEQUOT LAKES—Jordan Schommer's 17 points led Pequot Lakes to a 68-39 Mid-State Conference win over Aitkin Friday, Jan 18. Sean Ryan and Owen Seidl each added 12 points for the Patriots, who improved to 3-1 in conference play. Kade Hopperstad finished with 10 points in the loss...
January 18, 2019 - 10:30pm
Area Boys Basketball: Hirschey, Tigers down the Cardinals
STAPLES—Torry Hirschey pumped in 21 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers as they defeated the Staples-Motley Cardinals 62-47 in a non-conference matchup Thursday, Jan. 17. Izaiah DeMars tallied 14 points to lead the Cardinals. Louis Beckers knocked in 14 points and Nathaniel...
January 18, 2019 - 12:30am
January 16, 2019
ATHLETICS: 3 Warriors earn CLC honors
Brady Anderson, Connor Powers and Kyle Patnode earned Central Lakes Conference performers of the week honors for their efforts last week. Anderson,...
January 16, 2019 - 3:00pm
Area Boys Basketball: Pillager picks off S-M
STAPLES—Spencer Schaefer tallied 20 points as the Pillager Huskies defeated the Staples-Motley Cardinals 61-43 in a non-conference game Tuesday, Jan. 15. Sivert Klefsaas contributed 15 points for the Cardinals. Staples-Motley 24 19—43 Pillager 30 31—61...
January 16, 2019 - 2:30am
January 15, 2019
Boys Basketball: Staehling's 26 not enough against Eagles
ST. CLOUD—Ben Staehling scored 26 points for the Brainerd Warriors as they lost 76-70 to the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles in a Central Lakes...
January 15, 2019 - 11:00pm
Area Boys Basketball: Upsala downs Staples-Motley 52-43
UPSALA—Isaac Kronenberg paced the Staples-Motley Cardinals with 12 points in a 52-43 loss to the Upsala Cardinals in a non-conference game Monday, Jan. 14. It was the seventh-straight loss for Staples-Motley which is 1-9. STAPLES-MOTLEY Ben Olander 6, Max Strickland 2, Ryan...
January 15, 2019 - 12:30am
January 14, 2019
Boys Basketball: Powers continues high-octane shooting for Warriors
Connor Power's hot hand continued Saturday, Jan. 12 as he scored 23 points to lead the Brainerd Warriors to a 71-59 Central Lakes Conference...
January 14, 2019 - 1:00am
January 13, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Turk, Rangers shoot down Devils
VIRGINIA—Cayden Turk tossed in a team-high 20 points, including four 3-pointers to lead the Crosby-Ironton Rangers past the Virginia Blue Devils 64-58 in a Section 7-2A matchup Saturday, Jan. 12. Johnathan Jacobson and Kyle Skeim each added 10 points for the Rangers, who improved...
January 13, 2019 - 9:30pm
January 12, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Bueckers, Hirschey combine for 50 in PR-B win
RED LAKE—Louis Bueckers and Torry Hirschey tallied 25 points apiece for the Pine River-Backus Tigers who defeated the Red Lake Warriors 75-50 in a Northland Conference game Friday, Jan. 11. Brady Raph added 12 points for the Tigers, who trailed 31-29 at halftime before outscoring...
January 12, 2019 - 1:30am
January 11, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Tigers roar past Upsala
PINE RIVER—Torry Hirschey turned in team-highs for points (16), blocks (5) and assists (6) for the Pine River-Backus Tigers who defeated the Upsala Cardinals 55-50 in a non-conference game Thursday, Jan. 8. Brady Raph added 15 points and Louis Bueckers finished with 14 for the...
January 11, 2019 - 1:30am
Boys Basketball: Powers ignites Warriors 6-point win
Connor Powers netted 22 points for the Brainerd Warriors as they defeated the Alexandria Cardinals 78-72 in a Central Lakes Conference game Thursday,...
January 11, 2019 - 12:00am
January 9, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Pequot tops Cardinals
PEQUOT LAKES—Bode Magnuson tallied 13 points and Tyler Manley added 10 to lead the Pequot Lakes Patriots past the Staples-Motley Cardinals 70-53 in a Mid-State Conference matchup Tuesday, Jan. 8. Sivert Klefsaas paced the Cards with 23 points and Max Strickland had 10. Staples-Motley...
January 9, 2019 - 1:30am