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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com There are not too many more gut wrenching ways to fall short of making the Prep Bowl than what happened to Pierz, Nov. 15. The Pioneers led 24-23 over the top-ranked team in the state, Rochester Lourdes, as the Eagles attempted a two-point conv...Read More
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Football is often a game of seconds. That was never more true than Pierz’ 25-24 defeat to Rochester Lourdes in the state semifinal game tonight. For a second it looked like Pierz had stopped an Eagles two-point conversion and were headed to the Class AAA Prep Bowl. However, the next second the...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com Anytime a team can return six players that started throughout the previous season it’s a good thing. That’s exactly what the Pierz Pioneers boys basketball team does this year. They will have returners Robbie Skiba, Ethan Lochner, Jonny Kas...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com A question of toughness helped propel the Pierz Pioneers to a 44-28 win over Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (DGF), Nov. 8 in the state quarterfinals. “When the Brainerd Dispatch interviewed the Felton coach, they were questioning our toughness, and ...Read More
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The Pierz Pioneers extended their win streak to 11, and advanced to the state semifinals in the process after a 42-28 win tonight. The Pioneers took down the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton Rebels thanks to a strong run game. Jonny Kasper led that rushing attack with three touchdowns, including two long one...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com The game was billed as ground vs. air. It ended as just a ground and pounding from the Pioneers to the Crusaders, as senior Robbie Skiba and Pierz demolished third-seeded Cathedral 48-0 in the Section 5AAA Championship, Nov. 1 at Husky Stadium ...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com Pierz ran for nearly 400 yards and scored seven times in a 49-0 rout of Mora in the semifinals of the Section 5AAA playoffs, Oct. 25. It was business as usual for the Pioneers whose running game exploded, while their defense held the Mustangs t...Read More
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Little Falls knocks out Holdingford in quarterfinals; Pierz also falls in quarterfinals to Osakis By Tyler ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com It took five sets, but the Little Falls Flyers were the only area volleyball team to make it to the 6AA Sub-Section semifinals with a victory over...Read More
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Moore, Carlson advance as individuals, both Holdingford boys and girls win section, advance By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com Little Falls sophomore Tyler Moore neared his season-best with a 16:21.20 runner-up finish in the Section 8AA Meet, Oct. 23 in Alexandria. The sophomore...Read More
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