By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Little Falls already had secured a part of the Granite Ridge Conference (GRC) title going in. But the Flyers weren’t about to share their crown, ripping apart host Zimmerman 60-31, March 1, to take home the championship outright. Seniors Collin Eckman and Jake Scott each netted 18 points to [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com Senior Ben Boser did a little of everything against visiting Braham, March 1, finishing with 28 points, seven rebounds and three assists. But Braham used a fast start to prevail 84-73 in the end in a rematch from two months prior, when Pierz emerged on top in overtime. Junior [...]
Tonight’s Section 8AAA boys basketball quarterfinal game between Little Falls at Alexandria has been postponed to Wednesday night at 7 p.m.
Area boys basketball: Upsala clinches Prairie Conference title while Little Falls secures at least a share of Granite Ridge
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org A chance at clinching the Prairie Conference title was on the line for Upsala as it made the short trek to Swanville, Tuesday, with a packed house on hand. Tempers flared early, with a pair of technical fouls called just over a minute in. In the end, Upsala erased [...]
Area boys basketball action from Feb. 21 – 23: Little Falls 72, Mora 63 Little Falls picked up a crucial GRC victory over visiting Mora, Feb. 23, topping the Mustangs 72-63 to avenge an earlier loss and retain sole possession of first place in the GRC. Senior Collin Eckman led the Flyers with 21 points [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com After requiring overtime to beat Kimball Area earlier in the season, Pierz slipped by in a nail-biter once again over the host Cubs 51-50, Tuesday. Kimball had an opportunity to extend its lead to three with nine seconds remaining, but missed a pair of free throws. Pierz snatched the [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Little Falls maintained sole possession of first place in the Granite Ridge Conference (GRC) with a 70-53 pasting of visiting Albany, Tuesday. The Flyers cruised to a 36-19 halftime lead, then maintained their 17-point advantage throughout the second half to improve to 11-2 in GRC play. Senior Collin Eckman [...]