By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org The Pierz girls tennis team opened the Sub-Section 7A South tournament with a resounding 6-1 triumph over visiting Mora, Thursday. The Pioneers swept the doubles competition with straight-set wins from the No. 1 duo of seniors Abby Bujalski and Sara Schlegel (6-4, 6-1), the No. 2 pairing of senior [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com Seventh-ranked and top-seeded Foley shut out visiting Pierz 7-0 in Monday’s Sub-Section 7A South semifinals. The No. 1 doubles team of seniors Abby Bujalski and Sara Schlegel took their match to a decisive third set before falling in a narrow 12-10 tiebreaker.
Volleyball: Little Falls 3, Becker 1 Sophomore Kendra Pohlman recorded 16 kills and senior Noelle Kurowski had 13 as Little Falls topped host Becker 25-20, 26-24, 19-25, 25-14 in a Granite Ridge Conference match-up. Volleyball: Pierz 3, Rockford Area 1 Pierz rallied from a set down to defeat host Rockford Area 21-25, 25-23, 25-11, 25-19 [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Sixth-ranked Staples Motley shut out host Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Upsala-Swanville Area (LPGE/USA) 7-0 in non-conference play, Tuesday. The Thunder host Wadena-Deer Creek, Thursday, before opening postseason play.
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com Senior Jamie Jenks outlasted her opponent 6-4, 4-6, 11-9 at No. 1 singles to lead Little Falls to a 6-1 shellacking over visiting Wadena-Deer Creek in the final match of the regular season, Monday. Eighth graders Angela Meschke and Arielle Emerson earned straight-set wins for the Flyers, with Meschke [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Trailing 3-0 and with the other four matches in decisive third sets, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Upsala-Swanville Area (LPGE/USA) staged a dramatic rally to eclipse host Sauk Centre 4-3, Monday. The Thunder won all four three-set matches, with junior Tori Roe and freshman McKenzie Barth providing a key 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com Little Falls seniors Jamie Jenks and Alyssa Athman and Pierz senior Morgan Waytashek and junior Stephanie Brill were selected as All-Granite Ridge Conference (GRC) honorable mention after the conclusion of Saturday’s GRC tournament in Foley. Jenks led Little Falls throughout the season in singles action, placing sixth at No. [...]