Sports

-A +A
J2J combines the talents of flutist Julie Johnson (L) and cellist Jacqueline Ultan (R). The duo will be performing in Long Prairie on Sept. 24.
There are countless combinations of musical instruments that can be paired together to create unique sounds. Fans of the cello and fans of the flute will have the option to hear a creative mixture of the sounds of each instrument when “J2J” -- cellist Jacqueline Ultan and flutist Julie Johnson --...
Wide receiver Gabe Abraham hauled in one of his three touchdowns. The senior had a career night, catching seven passes for 204 yards.
There haven’t been many wild back and forth games for Long Prairie-Grey Eagle football the last few years. Last Friday’s game on the road against Staples-Motley bucked that trend in a big way. In a game that saw eight lead changes, it ended up being the Thunder that struck last with a few big plays...
Thunder seniors Sahra Gugglberger (L) and Emma Liebsch (R) went up for a block against Swanville senior Hannah Schneider (9).
Long Prairie-Grey Eagle played host to Prairie Conference foe Swanville last Tuesday night. The Bulldogs ended up controlling the match for the majority of the night and came away with a 3-1 victory over the Thunder. Swanville cruised to a 25-11 win in the first set before LPGE battled to take the...
Thunder junior Tanya Hesse extended to return a volley during last Monday’s match against Pequot Lakes.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Upsala/Swanville Area girls tennis team ran into a tough Pequot Lakes team for the second time this season and it ended up being another shutout when all matches wrapped up.   LPGE/USA 0, Pequot Lakes 7   Singles No. 1 Megan Muller (PL) def. Ally Ecker (LPGE/USA) 6-1, 6-...
LPGE junior Brian Sanchez finished second for the LPGE boys, and 41st overall.
The Long Prairie Country Club played host to the annual Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Invitational last Monday afternoon.  Both Thunder cross country teams finished eighth at the meet with the girls’ race having 10 full teams and the boys’ race 12. Leading the way for the LPGE girls was freshman Itzel...
The Tiger volleyball team tackled some adversity head on and survived a five-set thriller at Osakis last Tuesday night. An injury to one of the starting setters in warm-ups forced Browerville/Eagle Valley to shuffle its lineup around throughout the match.  The Silverstreaks grabbed wins in the...
The Upsala/Swanville Area football team failed to slow down the run game of Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg last Friday and it led to them falling 28-14, the first loss of the season. Despite the offense being limited for much of the night, the Patriots were able to stick with the Fighting Saints for...
The Upsala volleyball team suffered a 3-0 loss to Royalton at home on Tuesday, and a 3-0 loss (25-20, 25-15, 25-23) to Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in another home match last Thursday. The Cardinals bounced back by picking up a pair of matches at a tournament hosted at Crosby-Ironton on Saturday. After...
USA junior running back Michael Lange broke free into the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted secondary in the season opener. Lange finished with 211 yards and five touchdowns against the Lakers.
There was plenty of offense for both teams when Upsala/Swanville Area hosted Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted for the opener back on Aug. 31. Despite surrendering nearly 400 yards of total offense, the Patriot defense bent, but didn’t break to help allow them to  cruise to a 43-20 win over the Lakers....
Thunder sophomore No. 2 singles player Abbi Larson returned a serve during her match against New London-Spicer last Thursday afternoon.
The Thunder tennis team fell 6-1 to a well-rounded New London-Spicer team last Thursday in Long Prairie. The lone point came at No. 1 singles where senior Ally Ecker battled in a back and forth match before grabbing the straight set win -- 6-4, 6-3.  No. 4 singles player Zoe Johnson took several...

Pages

Long Prairie Leader

P.O. Box 479
21 3rd Street S
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Phone: (320) 732-2151
Fax: (320) 732-2152
Email: info@lpleader.com

 

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Long Prairie Leader Newsletter feed
Comment Here