Holdingford
2015 Morrison County Record Wrestler of the Year: Holdingford’s Nathan Brinker If it weren’t for perseverance in seventh grade and senior year, Brinker wouldn’t be a state champion By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] A few weeks ago, Holdingford senior wrestler Nathan Brink...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Several new faces will be  looking at opponents when they play the Holdingford baseball team this spring, but two familiar faces will remain. Seniors Austin Gerads and Nathan Brinker return for a Huskers squad that was 12-9 a year ago. Gerads ...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Pierz’ boys basketball season ended Saturday, Feb. 28 in the semifinals of the Section 6AA North Tournament in a 76-51 loss to top-seeded Sauk Centre. The Pioneers played right with the Mainstreeters in the first half, trailing 38-32 at halft...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Losses closed the regular season for both Pierz and Holdingford’s girls basketball teams. The Pioneers, who finished the regular season with a 9-17 overall record, recorded their final loss, Feb. 27, a 70-39 beating by Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Pierz is officially on a winning streak after dominating Pillager 68-33 for their third win in as many games, Tuesday. The Pioneers also beat Maple Lake 59-50, Feb. 19, and had beaten Holdingford Feb. 17, which gave them the first such streak o...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Both Pierz and Holdingford ended their regular seasons with a pair of losses. The Pioneers fell to 24-1 Maple Lake, 84-58, Feb. 19. The Irish scored as many points in the first half as the Pioneers did all game, leading 58-38 at halftime. Nick ...Read More
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There were 16 area wrestlers that advanced to the State Tournament Feb. 26-28 from the area. The individual portion of the state tournament begins Friday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Leading the way with individuals advancing was Pierz with seven. Four of those seven were Section 7A champi...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Tuesday, Pierz extended Holdingford’s girls basketball team’s losing streak to 13 games in a 49-43 rivalry victory. Pierz’ Kendra Fischer had 11 points and nine rebounds in the victory. Senior Shelbie Boser added 10 points. Jo Merten led ...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] It was a very strong pair of games for Pierz, but also for the duo of Aaron Weber and Robbie Skiba recently. Weber dropped 57 points in wins over Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted (HLWW) and Pillager, while Skiba had 34 points and 21 rebounds in the ...Read More
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By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Pierz took care of business Feb. 13 in Royalton as it downed Holdingford and Aitkin to win the Section 7A title and move on to state for the fifth straight year. The title match was not an easy one for the Pioneers, though, as they would win 33...Read More
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Pierz took down visiting Holdingford last night 49-43 in girls basketball. The Little Falls Flyers won their second in a row last night as well with a 60-50 victory over Mora in Granite Ridge play. Royalton won last night 46-38 over Ogilivie. Lastly, Swanville fell 51-43 to West Central Area. The Fl...Read More
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Pioneers split, Huskers drop two By Tyler ohmann Sports Editor [email protected] Pierz and Holdingford will meet in a Central Minnesota Conference (CMC) match-up Tuesday, but before that, both teams were in action with a pair of games recently. The Pioneers split games against Howard Lake-Wa...Read More
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