Sports

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Reporter St. Cloud Cathedral had won five matches in a row. Little Falls had gone four contests in a row without a loss. Something had to give. Well, not quite. But, the host Flyers had plenty to be pleased about after a late score gained them a 2-2 tie, Sept. 11, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

By TYLER OHMANN Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord A sloppy game for both teams led to a 22-17 victory for the Little Falls Flyers over the visiting Milaca Wolves. The win put Little Falls at 2-1 overall and 1-1 in the Granite Ridge Conference. The Flyers used 147 yards on the ground and a 26-10 advantage in [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

It started out looking like it would be a runaway victory. It ended just waiting for the final seconds to quickly tick off the clock. Nonetheless, despite visiting Maple Lake controlling the second half of the game, Pierz’ early dominance proved enough to net a 28-21 win, Sept. 5. Although it was the Central Minnesota [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Upsala-Swanville Area (USA) needed a touchdown and two-point conversion in the final minute to produce a thrilling week one victory. Its second game of the season might have been over in the first minute. The host Patriots easily disposed of overmatched Wadena-Deer Creek (WDC) 42-8, Sept. 5, moving to 2-0 on the season. USA ran [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

A week after rallying from a 28-point deficit for a thrilling win, Little Falls fell behind by two touchdowns against visiting Albany, Sept. 5. But after cutting the gap to four late in the first half, the Flyers were unable to pull any closer in a 28-10 defeat. Albany built a 14-0 lead early on, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

It had the appearance of an easy sweep early on. It wouldn’t turn out to be easy, but it would be a sweep. After quickly putting away the first set, Upsala found itself behind late in each of the next two, yet calmly took the second and swatted away an Eagle Valley set point in [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Holdingford turned to two of its youngest players to guide them in its Central Minnesota Conference (CMC) opener, Sept. 4, outlasting host Rockford Area 25-20, 26-24, 20-25, 25-21. Freshman Jenna Scott set up the Huskers’ offense, distributing 27 assists. Freshman Courtney Thielen was the top beneficiary with 12 kills, while junior Summer Storm slammed eight [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

After dropping the first two sets, Little Falls came back to take the third, but host Albany regrouped to close out a 25-20, 25-17, 20-25, 25-15 win, Tuesday. Junior Melanie Dorn posted 10 kills and seven assists and senior Kendra Pohlman recorded five kills and nine assists to lead the Flyers’ attack. Sophomore Rachel Boros [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

None of the wins were easy. In fact, in only one of them did it not require winning a set 7-5, or a tiebreaker. However, Little Falls showed its mettle in crunch time, Monday, taking down host Sartell-St. Stephen 5-2. “I hope it means that we’ve finally found the confidence to win the close matches,” [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow