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Area Boys Basketball: Verndale victorious in double OT
VERNDALE—Brayden Vertina and Matt Steege combined to score 14 of Verndale's 17 points in two overtimes leading the Pirates to a 66-63 Park...
17 hours 38 min ago
February 19, 2019
Basketball: 2 Rangers and a Patriot named to all-star team
Three area basketball seniors are already being recognized for their efforts on and off the court this season. Crosby-Ironton's Shyanne Loiland...
February 19, 2019 - 9:44am
February 18, 2019
Athletics: Getting to the bottom of 'Gally'
Dave Galovich is unique in that he gets to celebrate two Christmas Days. For 41 years Galovich has been a boys basketball coach and has accumulated...
February 18, 2019 - 6:14pm
February 17, 2019
Area Wrestling: Aitkin wins Section 7-1A title
AITKIN—Aitkin's Luke Pelarski went 3-0 for the Gobblers with three pins in the 138-pound weight class as the No. 1 seeded Aitkin Gobblers...
February 17, 2019 - 8:00pm
February 16, 2019
Area Female Athlete: C-I's Loiland peaking come playoff time
The list of accolades off the court continues to grow for Shyanne Loiland. Loiland was named one of 32 candidates for the Miss Basketball...
February 16, 2019 - 1:00pm
February 15, 2019
Area Girls Basketball: Davies, Aitkin score win at Pequot
PEQUOT LAKES—Kaija Davies registered 19 points for the Aitkin Gobblers in a 57-51 Mid-State Conference win over the Pequot Lakes Patriots...
February 15, 2019 - 11:00pm
Area Boys Basketball: Wolverines edge Trojans
WADENA—Payton Rondestvedt totaled 20 points and Cooper Folkestad finished with 18 points and 19 rebounds in a 73-59 Wadena-Deer Creek win over Sebeka in a Park Region Conference game Friday, Feb. 15. W-DC pulled even in conference play at 6-6 with the win. Sebeka ...
February 15, 2019 - 10:30pm
February 14, 2019
Area Girls Basketball: Pillager outlasts Cardinals for OT win
STAPLES—Olivia Peterson's 20 points led the Pillager Huskies to a 65-64 overtime victory over the Staples-Motley Cardinals Thursday, Feb. 14. Emma Schmit added 14 points for the 5-15 Huskies. Staples-Motley's Tabatha Allen contributed 18 points for the Cardinals. Pillager ...
February 14, 2019 - 11:30pm
February 12, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Rangers keep S-M winless in the Mid-State
CROSBY—Joseph Stokman's 16 points led four Rangers in double figures as Crosby-Ironton defeated the Staples-Motley Cardinals 84-35 in a Mid-State Conference game Tuesday, Feb. 12. Johnathan Jacobson finished with 12 points followed by Dakota Mitchell's 11 and Kyle Skeim's 10....
February 12, 2019 - 10:30pm
February 11, 2019
Area Girls Basketball: PR-B wins 9th straight in blowout fashion
PINE RIVER—Riley Hirschey scored a game-high 25 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers who outscored the Laporte Wildcats 92-24 in a Northwoods Conference game Monday, Feb. 11. Bailey Wynn contributed 19 points, seven steals and five assists for the Tigers who have won nine...
February 11, 2019 - 10:30pm
February 9, 2019
Area Wrestling: Rangers finish with a split
CROSBY—Adam Christopher, Nate Williams, Micheal Fitzpatrick and Taylor Eigenheer each finished 2-0 record with two pins for the Crosby-Ironton Rangers as they defeated the Deer River Warriors 41-22, but fell 39-30 to the Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena Bears at the Crosby-Ironton Triangular...
February 9, 2019 - 12:30am
Area Girls Basketball: Rangers hold on to top Gobblers
AITKIN—Shyanne Loiland led the Crosby-Ironton Rangers with 24 points as they defeated the Aitkin Gobblers 59-57 in a Mid-State Conference...
February 9, 2019 - 12:00am
February 8, 2019
Wrestling: Class 3A, 2A and 1A rankings
Wrestling The Guillotine Class 3A teams 1-Shakopee (2) 2-Owatonna (1) 3-Stillwater Area (4) 4-St. Michael-Albertville (5) 5-Apple Valley (2) 6-Willmar (8) 7-New Prague (2) 8-Bemidji (8) 9-Anoka (7) 10-Forest Lake (7) 11- Mounds View (4) 12-Northfield (1) Lean and Mean East Ridge...
February 8, 2019 - 8:30pm
February 6, 2019
Olivia Lane sets scoring mark in Patriots win. Senior reaches 2,198 points to pass Emily Lueck
Olivia Lane was in grade school when 2011 graduate Emily Lueck became Pequot Lakes all-time girls' basketball scoring leader. "Emily was a great...
February 6, 2019 - 4:00am
February 5, 2019
Area Boys Basketball: Schaefer, Huskies top W-C
PILLAGER—Spencer Schaefer recorded 23 points to lead the Pillager Huskies to a 57-43 Park Region Conference win over Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Tuesday, Feb. 5. Lucas Hinojos, Payton Rondestvedt and Cooper Folkestad all tallied nine points for the Wolverines. W-DC 13 29—42...
February 5, 2019 - 11:30pm