USA

Photo galleries from the first week of practice for each of the five area football teams are available via the following links. Fall previews will be available in next week’s print edition of the Record and online Aug. 23. Little Falls football practice gallery Pierz football practice gallery Royalton football practice gallery Upsala-Swanville Area football [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Pitcher/Infielder Brock Cichon, senior, Upsala-Swanville Area Cichon was able to return to the mound after being limited to the infield a year ago, proving to be one of the top pitchers in Class A, highlighted by a three-hit shutout over eventual state runner-up Osakis. Cichon finished with a sparkling 0.78 ERA to go with a [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Distance Mattia Hendrickson, senior, Little Falls Hendrickson closed her career as one of the Flyers’ premier distance runners by helping lead Little Falls to its first Granite Ridge Conference championship. She anchored the Flyers’ title-winning 4×800-meter relay team and was the runner-up in the 3,200 (12:06.27), then added a pair of top-10 finishes at the [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Pole Vault  Jordan Petrone, senior, Little Falls Petrone overcame a string of injuries to soar into the state meet, winning the pole vault at the Section 8AA meet with a height of 12-feet, 11-inches, before going on to take 11th place at the state meet (13-feet).   Sprints/Jumps Travis Spillum, senior, Little Falls Spillum, the [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com Upsala-Swanville Area (USA) was six outs away from being in the Section 5A driver’s seat, with its ace on the mound. But a late rally by fifth-ranked Osakis changed all of that, as the Patriots suffered a gut-wrenching extra-inning loss a night after winning in eight innings against Browerville. [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor Upsala-Swanville Area (USA) was comfortably ahead late in Friday’s Sub-Section 5A West opener when senior Colten Kruzel sent a line drive up the middle. Instead of having a chance to potentially end the inning, the ball ricocheted off the umpire near the second-base bag, split the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa (BBE) middle infielders [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor Eighth-ranked Osakis will enter the Sub-Section 5A West playoffs as the top seed. But Upsala-Swanville Area (USA) senior Brock Cichon left more than a little doubt about who the section frontrunner should be, as the power right-hander calmed the visiting Silverstreaks’ bats in game two of a Prairie Conference showdown, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com * Friday morning update: Pole vault was held Thursday, with Holdingford senior Kyle Kolstad (12-feet) and sophomore Hannah Warzecha (8-feet) advancing in the boys and girls events, respectively. Final team scores had Holdingford winning 207-128. Three days after competing in the state true team meet, the depth of the [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow