Pierz

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 we showed them just how tough Pierz football is,” said one of Pierz’ […]

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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 ones. Robbie Skiba scored twice as well. […]

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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 in St. Cloud. Skiba finished with a […]

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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 to 241 total yards. The […]

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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 Holdingford, Oct. 23. The fourth-seeded Flyers eliminated the […]

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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 was the lone Flyer, boys or girls, to advance to the state […]

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In a tumultuous night for the six are volleyball teams, only Little Falls remains standing in its respective section playoff. That’s because the Flyers edged area foe Holdingford 3-2 last night, and one of them had to win and survive. Along with the Huskers, Pierz, Royalton, Upsala and Swanville all were handed defeats last evening. […]

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It was definitely a different game last night between the Little Falls and Thief River Falls than from the week one Flyers 43-40 victory, but the outcome was the same–a Flyers come-from-behind victory. This time around the Flyers trailed 14-7 to the Prowlers in the fourth quarter. However, a Michael Orr touchdown and a Thomas […]

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Huskers close out regular season with a pair of conference wins By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com Pierz handed visiting Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa (BBE) a 46-0 loss, Oct. 15 despite a slow start. The win secured a perfect 8-0 regular season and a Central Minnesota Conference (CMC) Championship. “There are three championships: conference, section and state, and […]

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