Swanville High School selected Ashley Maciej and Jordan Sales as its October Athletes of the Month. Maciej is a senior and was captain on the Bulldog volleyball team this year. “Ashley is a hard-working individual during practice and a strong leader on the court. Ashley is our starting libero and has seen front row play [...]
After trading goals in each of the first two periods, Little Falls scored twice in the third to defeat visiting Morris-Benson Area 4-2, Tuesday, and earn its first win of the season. Sophomore Landon Bjorge scored the opening goal of the game for the Flyers, but Morris-Benson came back to take a 2-1 advantage midway [...]
The Minnesota Flying Aces junior hockey team’s top line produced a stellar weekend, amassing 10 goals to lead to a weekend sweep of visiting Chicago. The Aces won both games in shootouts, prevailing 5-4, Nov. 29 and 8-7, Nov. 30. In the opening game of the series, Anthony Martinez scored twice, with Eric Cruickshank and [...]
Coming off a third-place all-around finish in Class A at last year’s state meet, senior Rachelle LeBlanc is back for one more season leading the Little Falls gymnastics team. LeBlanc also finished in the top 10 on balance beam, floor exercise and bars and was the section champion. Also returning with starting experience for the [...]
Four Royalton-Upsala wrestlers picked up pins in a season-opening 50-27 defeat at Kimball Area, Tuesday. Junior Joe Jensen earned a first-period fall at 120 pounds, followed by senior Shawn Urbanski at 170, senior Mitch Lange at 195 and sophomore Clinton Gadacz at 285. Sophomore Brad Kroll earned a 12-5 decision at 160.
Junior Talyre Boser hit a game-winning shot with three seconds left to give Pierz a dramatic 68-67 win over visiting Little Falls in Tuesday’s season opener for both teams. The Pioneers had four players finish in double figures, including juniors Kayla Carter (17), Shelbie Boser (15) and Talyre Boser (14) and senior Bridget Bednar (12), [...]
Junior Haley Olson scored a career-high 32 points, including the team’s first 13 of the game, to lead host Royalton to a 60-55 win over Kimball Area in Tuesday’s season opener. Kimball gained the early control of the game, building a 20-9 lead midway through the first half, but the Royals managed to whittle the [...]