By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com Barnesville demonstrated why it has a now 40-game regular season winning streak, defeating visiting Upsala-Swanville Area 61-6 in a match-up of unbeaten teams, Friday. Senior Mitch Lange ran the ball 20 times for 95 yards to lead the Patriots offensively, with sophomore Tim Valencia-Louden gaining 55 yards rushing while [...]
Area football: Pierz’ Athman runs for six touchdowns in homecoming win; Little Falls upends fifth-ranked Foley
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor Area football from Friday, Oct. 4: Pierz vs. Rockford Area football photo gallery Pierz 43, Rockford Area 26 Blocking three punts is usually a good recipe for a win. Of course, having a back run for six touchdowns isn’t bad either. Senior Nathan Athman rushed for more than 200 yards [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor Upsala vs. Swanville volleyball photo gallery Upsala fought off a match point as it rallied from a two-set deficit to defeat visiting Swanville 22-25, 15-25, 25-17, 28-26, 15-9, Thursday. After Swanville pulled out a close first set, the outcome of the next two was never in much doubt, as the [...]
Megan Hollerman has 10 years of dairy showing by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer At five years of age, Cloverbud Megan Hollerman of Burtrum showed her first dairy calf. Rather than letting the less-than-perfect memories of that show sour her on the idea, the experience fed her enthusiasm for dairy projects. “I remember being drug around by my [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Royalton maintained its position in second place in the Prairie Conference North Division, Tuesday, topping visiting Swanville 25-17, 25-12, 20-25, 25-13. Leading hitters for Royalton were senior Emily Fussy and junior Abby Duevel with nine kills apiece and senior Katelyn Kasella with eight. Senior Jenna Skajewski posted a team-high [...]
Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Upsala-Swanville Area (LPGE/USA) wrapped up regular season play with a 7-0 defeat at fifth-ranked Staples Motley, Tuesday.
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com Pierz won three of five matches, including a rematch with St. Cloud Cathedral, to take third place at its home tournament, Saturday, while Holdingford earned fifth. Pierz opened the day with a dominant 25-10, 25-9 win over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in pool play, then bounced back from a 25-15, [...]